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Mathematics and Statistics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #462 (QS) Montréal, Canada
The goal of the Master Science in Mathematics and Statistics program offered by Concordia University Montréal is to provide students with basic knowledge sufficient for undertaking doctoral study, as well as applying mathemtical expertise in industry should doctoral studies not be pursued.


Program Details

Concordia University Montréal students at the Mathematics and Statistics program, generally follow a program tailored to their individual needs and interests, with either a thesis or a project option, and many receive financial support through fellowships or teaching and research assistantships.

Concordia University is led by its president, provost and vice-presidents. The administration is overseen by the Board of Governors and its highest academic body, the Senate.

Students may enter one of the two options below. The choice of the option, the selection of courses and the topic of the thesis, must be approved by the Graduate Program Director.

  • Master of Science/Arts with Thesis (Option A)
  • Master of Science/Arts without Thesis (Option B)

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Cyclotomic Fields
  • Class Field Theory
  • Elliptic Curves
  • Selected Topics in Number Theory
  • Selected Topics in Computational Algebra
  • Selected Topics in Analysis
  • Selected Topics in Pure Mathematics
  • Mathematical Physics and Differential Geometry
  • Seminar in Mathematical Physics
  • Seminar in Differential Geometry
  • Seminar in Probability, Statistics and Actuarial Mathematics
  • Seminar in Number Theory
  • Seminar in Computational Algebra

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    45 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: B-
Recommended score: B-

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • You need the following GMAT score:

    Required score: 580

    The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers.

General Requirements

Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree with Honours in Mathematics, or equivalent. Qualified applicants requiring prerequisite courses may be required to take up to 12 undergraduate credits in addition to and as a part of the regular graduate program. Promising candidates who lack the equivalent of an Honours degree in Mathematics may be admitted after having completed a qualifying program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31141 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31141 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6284 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6284 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Students from Canada 14747 CAD

Living costs for Montréal

  • 1074 - 1760 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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