School of Mathematics

Our reputation

95% of our recent graduates are employed or in further study within six months of graduating (latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016/17)

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£2.5m grant to model solar magnetic activity

Professor Steve Tobias will coordinate the D5S project, which aims to address long-standing challenges in simulating solar activity.

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Research seminars

We have a regular programme of seminars delivered by research academics and PhD students

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School of Mathematics

We have an international reputation for our teaching and research across applied mathematics, financial mathematics, pure mathematics, and statistics. We have a strong interdisciplinary ethos as we actively collaborate, to enhance our teaching and research, with other schools in the University, as well as with universities and industry around the world. We have just over 1,000 students from over 50 countries studying with us, which makes us one of the largest Mathematics schools in the UK.

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Maths students

You will have the opportunity to tailor your learning experience by choosing from a wide range of optional and discovery modules.

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Our courses will equip you not only with expert subject knowledge, but with important professional and transferable skills that employers are looking for.

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A mathematics PhD student at the University of Leeds

You will develop excellent relationships with your supervisors and their passion and support will inspire you to explore, question and discover.

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Four School of Mathematics researchers have been awarded a prestigious…

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A major investment aims to increase diversity across Engineering and Physical…

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NASA image of the Sun's magnetic field.

A new research project will use Direct Statistical Simulation to investigate…

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A human T cell.

A new Innovative Training Network (ITN) to study T cells will be coordinated…

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Celeste Damiani, University of Leeds. Part of the algebra seminar series.

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Paul Shafer, University of Leeds. Part of the proofs, constructions and computations seminar series.

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Asaf Karagila, University of East Anglia. Part of the logic seminar series.

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Our STEM Careers Fair provides a great opportunity for employers and students to engage.

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We deliver events and activities to showcase this fascinating subject area to students at schools and colleges across the UK.

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We have a dedicated Employability Team that provide businesses with access to our talented students through a range of services.

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We work with organisations of all sizes across a wide range of industries to come up with solutions to your needs.

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The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset.

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