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Applied Mathematics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #50 (QS) ,
In a world very much dominated by technology,applied mathematics is absolutely essential. It plays an important part in engineering,construction, finance,budgeting, planning,policy making and countless other activities.


The TU Delft Master of Science programme in Applied Mathematics is designed for students with a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics or a closely related subject. When you join the MSc Programme in Applied Mathematics at TU Delft you will gain a thorough knowledge of applicable mathematics, in addition to developing expertise in applying the methods and tools of mathematics to problems in science and engineering. 

This programme focuses on the acquisition of broad experience in simulation and the mathematical modelling of problems in science and engineering, in the mathematical analysis of these models and in the implementation of the results. You will gain sufficient insight into the underlying mathematical theories, allowing you to develop new mathematical methods and techniques, if needed.

Programme Structure

Common Core

  • Master Kick-off 
  • Mathematical modelling and society 
  • Ethics for Applied Mathematics 
  • Scientific Computing
  • Applied Functional Analysis 
  • Discrete Optimisation 
  • Martingales, Brownian Motion, and Stochastic Processes 
  • Statistical Inference

                Detailed Programme Facts

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

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                General Requirements

                • A good university Bachelor's degree in a main subject closely related to the MSc programme to which you are applying 
                • CGPA > 75% (unless specific requirements are defined for your country) A certified copy of your complete list of grade (+ translation, if necessary)
                • Language requirements - TOEFL, IELTS or Cambridge
                • Motivation - 1,000-1,500 words clear and relevant essay in English
                • Two reference letters in English, French, German or Dutch
                • Curriculum Vitae
                • Proof of identity
                • Payment application fee

                            Tuition Fee

                            • International

                              15166 EUR/year
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 15166 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                            • EU/EEA

                              2006 EUR/year
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 2006 EUR per year 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.

                            Living costs for Delft

                            • 780 - 1160 EUR/month
                              Living Costs

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