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Pure Mathematics

University of Lincoln

18 months
16100 GBP/year
4495 GBP/year
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Students of the Pure Mathematics programme at University of Lincoln enables students to investigate the purely abstract, theoretical areas of mathematical discovery at the highest level. 


Students in the University’s School of Mathematics and Physics are able to work alongside specialists within the field in a vibrant community, sharing ideas and experiences.

Postgraduate research in Pure Mathematics at University of Lincoln covers the areas of lie algebras and group theory. Training is provided through individual supervision of research and by advanced seminars. Research students can benefit from a comprehensive programme of training designed to develop research skills and methodologies.

A team of academics will offer advice and support on publishing work in international journals and presenting at global conferences, and there may be opportunities to engage in international collaborations.

Specialist Facilities

The School of Mathematics and Physics forms part of the new Isaac Newton Building, which comprises additional spaces such as workshops and computer laboratories. The School also hosts its own supercomputer.

Programme Structure

Research Areas and Topics

  • Staff in the School of Mathematics and Physics conduct leading research in fundamental and applied mathematics and physics, ranging from pure mathematics to applied nanoscience at the interface between biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics. The School collaborates with top research institutions in Germany, Japan, Norway, the Netherlands, Singapore, Spain, and the USA.
  • The School’s research focuses on four key areas: Algebra, Astrophysics, Computational Physics, and Experimental Nanophysics.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First or upper second class honours degree in a related subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 18 months.
  • National

    4495 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4495 GBP per year during 18 months.


  • Home: £2,248/year
  • International: £8,050/year

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 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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