Postgraduate research

Postgraduate research

Glasgow’s proud history of excellence in Mathematics dates back to the 17th century and we have one of the largest statistical groups in the UK.

Integrated PhD programme (four years)

Our PhD with Integrated Study in Mathematical Sciences is a four-year PhD programme. Successful completion of the taught component will allow you to progress to a research degree. You will submit a thesis to be examined by the end of your fourth year.

We also offer the following research study options: PhD, MPhil, MSc(Res).

Our research areas include:

  • Algebra
  • Analysis
  • Continuum mechanics
  • Geometry and topology
  • Integrable systems and mathematical physics
  • Mathematical biology
  • Number theory

You may want to identify and contact a potential supervisor to discuss your research proposal before you apply.