By the time you graduate the Mathematics and Statistics program at University of Calgary, you will have contributed to current research in your chosen area of specialization. This might be in a pure mathematical area such as combinatorics, discrete mathematics, geometry, logic, number theory and cryptography, analysis, and mathematical physics, or in theoretical research in probability and statistics. Or you may work in industrial mathematics and operations research, with application in biology and medicine, energy markets and mathematical finance, geoscience, medical imaging, oil and gas, software and computer applications, biomedical and industrial statistics, environmental risk, actuarial science and big data analysis.
Completing this program
- Mathematics Courses: Topics may include measure and integration, analysis, algebraic geometry, number theory, scientific modelling and more.
- Seminars: In addition to required courses, students register in a research seminar in either actuarial science, biostatistics, mathematics, or statistics (depending on student's specialization).
- Statistics Courses: Topics may include probability, estimation, hypothesis testing and more.
- Thesis: Students will be required to submit and defend an original research thesis.
- Biostatistics (Interdisciplinary)
- Actuarial Science
OutcomesUniversities and colleges, Government of Canada (Canadian citizens only), banking and finance, information technology and cybersecurity, energy, risk management and insurance, health, pharmaceuticals, environmental management, quantum computing, data analytics, medical imaging.
- Measure and Integration
- Differential Equations
- Theory of Probability
- Computational Statistics
- 24 months
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DisciplinesMathematics Applied Mathematics Statistics View 27 other Masters in Applied Mathematics in Canada
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- A minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
- Bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, in the subject of the specialization to which the application is made, or a closely related area.
- Three reference letters
International8242 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8242 CAD per year during 24 months.
National3533 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3533 CAD per year during 24 months.
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