PhD opportunities in Mathematics and Statistics
PhD opportunities in the Department cover a wide range of Mathematics and Statistics research including Analysis and Geometry, Combinatorics, History of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Medical Statistics, Multivariate Statistics and Bayesian Statistics.
At present, we are not recruiting for PhD study in Mathematics and Statistics. Recruitment for October 2015 will commence at the start of 2015, according to the timetable given below.
Timetable for 2015 Recruitment
|16 February||2015 projects available on this webpage. Informal enquiries and applications open|
|mid-March||Online "Open Evening" for prospective students|
|17 April||Deadline for applications|
|20 April-8 May||Interviewing period|
|15 May||Recommendations for offers sent to Research School. You should expect to hear within 2-3 weeks of this date.|
|1 October||Begin study!|
In addition to this webpage, for further information for both part-time and full-time study, see the guide for applicants
PhD students benefit from a lively research environment with a full programme of seminars
, extensive university training and career development opportunities and support to join an appropriate learned society.
- Full-time campus-based student benefits include: dedicated work-space and computer; £1250 annual allocation for training and conference attendance; possibility of extension of studentship for up to 3 months.
- Part-time distance-study student benefits include: phone, internet and email support from experienced supervisory team; visits to Walton Hall campus for induction and training; support for training and conferences.
Research projects for October 2014
* indicates suitable for part time study.
History of Mathematics
If you are considering applying for full- or part-time study for a research degree, we encourage you to seek informal advice from the Department first, preferably by email, before submitting an application.
or Robert Brignall
(Mathematics) and Alvaro Faria