Placeholder image for Mathematics

Mathematics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #70 (ARWU) Bonn, Germany
The Mathematics programme of University of Bonn enables the student to proceed to the forefront of knowledge in one of the major fields of mathematics.
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised
Continue with
By registering, you agree to our  Privacy Statement  and  Terms and Conditions.


The Mathematics programme of University of Bonn has modules that are categorized into six areas:

  • Algebra, Number Theory and Logic
  • Analysis and Differential Equations
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Geometry and Topology
  • Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computing
  • Probability and Stochastic Analysis

and classified according to their form and level:

  • Foundations are optional lectures courses preparing for the graduate
  • courses.
  • Graduate Courses are advanced lecture courses.
  • In Graduate Seminars students present mathematics in talks.
  • Practical training courses can be, for example, practical teaching courses (tutoring problem sessions), internships or programming projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algebra
  • Foundations in Representation Theory 
  • Representation Theory
  • Advanced Topics in Algebra
  • Algebraic Geometry 
  • Functional Analysis and PDE

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Get a free IELTS practice test
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

    Schedule TOEFL®

General Requirements

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics or an equivalent degree with good grades (comparable to the German grade 2.5 or better)
  • Prove that you earned 120 ECTS credit points from mathematical modules in this Bachelor program
  • Prove your knowledge in the English language.
  • Curriculum vitae (CV) with photo
  • Degrees and academic records
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Examples of academic work
  • GRE Subject Test in Mathematics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Semester contribution: 302 EUR

Living costs for Bonn

  • 865 - 1290 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Check your fit
Check your budget and academic fit with this study

Let us fund your studies abroad!

Apply to The Global Study Awards and get the chance to receive up to £10000 for your study abroad! This funding is powered by ISIC, British Council, IELTS and Studyportals.

Tell me more
Global Study Awards


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?