The Applied Mathematics programme offered by the University of Twente (UT) offers an environment where you can specialize in modern mathematical techniques, working closely with other academic disciplines such as physics, (industrial) engineering, logistics and computer science. You will be considered a junior member of the research department and actively participate in your supervisor’s research programme.
Applied mathematics distinguishes itself from pure mathematics in that it draws inspiration for its own development from interaction with related fields such as physics, astronomy, chemistry, biology, economics and computer science, to name but a few.
A Master’s degree in Applied Mathematics will open a great many doors in your future career. Regardless of whether you opt to work for a company, a consulting firm, a research institute or a university, it represents a crucial step in your development and makes you a highly prized professional.
Graduates of the Master’s programme in Applied Mathematics find employment in numerous sectors of industry and academia such as R&D departments in industry, consultancy firms, research and teaching positions, teaching at high schools and even higher management.
In our technology-dependent society, commercial and governmental organizations have a growing need for professionals with an up-to-date background in applied mathematics at an academic level. Naturally there are also numerous careers awaiting applied mathematicians in academia, where these skills are in high demand as well.
- Continuous Optimization
- Scientific Computing
- Pioneers of Applied Mathematics
- Optimal Control
- Applied Finite Elements
- Applied Functional Analysis
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Deadline passed, EEA/EU
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- Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, or an equivalent qualification.
- Knowledge of the following topics: Calculus (8-12 ECTS credits) and (linear) Algebra (5 ECTS credits) and Abstract Reasoning (5 ECTS credits).
Required information to prove the fulfillment of the requirement
- Copy of diploma
- Transcript of records
- CGPA of at least 70% of the maximum score, or your country's equivalent
- Course descriptions
- English summary of thesis (BSc or MSc)
- Sufficient mastery of the English language.
- High level of motivation and commitment.
- Motivation letter (max. 2 pages).
International Applies to you15750 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15750 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA Applies to you2083 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2083 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
The University of Twente offers excellent students the possibility to enrol in UT master’s programmes with a scholarship. These scholarships vary from government grants to funding by organizations or private persons. In addition, faculties and the University of Twente Scholarship Foundation (UTS) offer a limited number of scholarships to excellent students.
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.