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Mathematics and Statistics, PhD, MPhil, MRes

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Postgraduate Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD) programme 

As part of the Mathematics and Statistics programme at the University of Strathclyde, you'll be enrolled on the Postgraduate Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD). 

This certificate is designed to support you with your research and rewards you for things you'll do as a research student here.

It'll help you improve skills which are important to professional development and employability:

  • the knowledge and intellectual abilities to conduct your research
  • the personal qualities to succeed in your research and chosen career
  • the standards, requirements and conduct of a professional researcher in your discipline
  • working with others and communicating the impact of your research to a wide range of audiences

All you have to do is plan these activities alongside your doctorate, documenting and reflecting your journey to success along the way.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • You can apply for a postgraduate research degree at any point in the year.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • MPhil - 1 year
      • PhD - 3 years
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

MPhil & PhD

There are postgraduate research opportunities in all of our five research groups:

  • Applied Analysis
  • Continuum Mechanics & Industrial Mathematics
  • Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing 
  • Population Modelling & Epidemiology
  • Stochastic Analysis

MRes

You can study an MRes in:

  • Mathematical Sciences

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

We look for a first or 2:1 UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a mathematical sciences related subject.

During the application you'll be asked for the following:

  • your full contact details
  • transcripts and certificates of all degrees
  • proof of English language proficiency if English isn't your first language
  • two references, one of which must be academic
  • funding or scholarship information

UK or EU students

  • If you're applying as a UK or EU student, you'll then be issued with your registration documentation.

International students

  • An ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate is a mandatory requirement for some postgraduate students in science, engineering and technology.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14550 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4327 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4327 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Rest of UK: £4,327
  • International fees are for full-time students.

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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