Pure mathematics overview

We have an international reputation for our research and we are one of the largest and most active groups for pure mathematics research in the UK.

Our current research areas include:

We work closely with colleagues across applied mathematics and statistics. We host the Leeds Algebra Group and the Leeds Logic Group, which are recognised as ‘Gold Peaks of Excellence’ within the University. These peaks reflect the wealth of expertise, external recognition and reputation for international excellence and world-leading research in the group.

Research seminars and colloquia

All upcoming pure mathematics seminars can be found in our events section.

Research team

If you are interested in collaborating with us or joining our research team, please get in touch. View all members of the pure mathematics department.

PhD projects

We have opportunities for prospective PhD students. Potential projects can be found in our postgraduate research opportunities directory.