Mathematics at Dundee is internationally renowned for its research strengths in Applied Mathematics.

As well as research in single disciplines there are many examples of successful interdisciplinary research, e.g. the SIMBIOS Centre in Mathematical Biology. Regular international conferences are organised, and there is a lively seminar programme, involving local and visiting speakers.

For more information about Research in Mathematics at Dundee, please follow the links below to visit individual sub-group research webpages:

General information for research students in Mathematics can be found on the Mathematics website.

Entry requirements

You should have an honours degree at 2.1 or above, and/or a Masters degree in a relevant discipline.

English Language Requirement: IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in the written component and no less than 5.5 in any other component, if your first language is not English. Please check our Language Requirements page for details of equivalent grades from other test providers, and information about the University of Dundee English Language courses.

English language pre-sessional programmes

We offer pre-sessional programmes which are designed to prepare you for university study, the 24 week and 10 week programmes provide additional English language tuition for students who do not meet our minimum English language requirements by up to 1.0 IELTS and 0.5 IELTS respectively. Successful completion of these programmes guarantees progression to various degrees at the University of Dundee as long as you hold a relevant offer.

PhD fees

Applying for a research degree

Use UCAS Postgraduate to apply for a research degree. Please read the guidance on filling in your UCAS Postgraduate application before proceeding with your application.

Apply here:

PhD opportunities

Learn about our Doctoral training programmes

View University of Dundee PhD projects, programs & scholarships on FindaPhD.com

Learn more about our opportunities funded by the Chinese Scholarship Council (Chinese nationals only)

Contact

Professor Amin Abdolvand
Associate Dean for Research
School of Science and Engineering
SSE-RPG@dundee.ac.uk