This programme is suitable both for fresh graduates and also for experienced professional practitioners who wish to further their skills. The programme core modules cover modern mathematical skills together with applications across different industries, and there are optional professional modules directly related to research expertise within the School. This ensures that students have an advanced understanding of both theory and practice in their selected specialist areas. Students will gain knowledge of mathematical skills and applications, computational skills, and relevant professional experience, related to traditional engineering and science modeling, modern enterprise applications, finance, and service industries. They will gain an understanding of emerging applications. There will be hands-on training in various development tools and in the use of computational software related to their professional direction.
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.
English Language Support Course (for Postgraduate Students in the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences Masters Project (Maths) (60 credits) Computational Methods (15 credits) Mathematical Approaches to Risk Management (15 credits) Mathematics and its Applications (30 credits)
Applicants should have:
Honours degree at 2.1 or equivalent in mathematics, physics, engineering, or a relevant discipline with a substantial amount of mathematical and numeracy content.
• Those who have established commercial or industrial experience in a relevant field can be accepted, subject to interview, references, and recommendation from the programme committee.
• For applicants whose first language is not English, the minimum level of English is the equivalent to an IELTS score of 6 or for TOEFL iBT a score of 93.