12 months
23950 GBP/year
10950 GBP/year
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The Mathematics - Applied Mathematics programme of the University of Glasgow offers courses, taught by experts, across a wide range. Mathematics is highly developed yet continually growing, providing new insights and applications.

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It is the medium for expressing knowledge about many physical phenomena and is concerned with patterns, systems, and structures unrestricted by any specific application, but also allows for applications across many disciplines.

Why this programme

  • The School has a strong international reputation in pure and applied mathematics research and our PGT programmes in Mathematics offer a large range of courses ranging from pure algebra and analysis to courses on mathematical biology and fluids.
  • In the Mathematics - Applied Mathematics programme of the University of Glasgow you will be taught by experts across a wide range of pure and applied mathematics and you will develop a mature understanding of fundamental theories and analytical skills applicable to many situations.
  • You will participate in an extensive and varied seminar programme, are taught by internationally renowned lecturers and experience a wide variety of projects.
  • Our students graduate with a varied skill set, including core professional skills, and a portfolio of substantive applied and practical work.

Career Prospects

Career opportunities are diverse and varied and include academia, teaching, industry and finance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algebraic and Geometric Topology
  • Continuum Mechanics And Elasticity
  • Differential Geometry
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Functional Analysis
  • Further Complex Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

A first degree equivalent to a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree with a substantial Mathematics component which covers Differential equations, Linear algebra and Vector multivariate calculus and includes two of the following subjects:

  • Complex analysis
  • Group theory (or groups)
  • Mechanics
  • Numerical analysis
  • Real analysis
  • Topology
A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)

A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained

Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)

One reference letter on headed paper

Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)

Any additional documents required for this programme (see Entry requirements for this programme)

A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23950 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10950 GBP per year during 12 months.


  • Part-time fee: £1,217 per 20 credits

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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