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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    FEB-22, APR-22, JUL-22

  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

Research overview

Join our research department in the School of Mathematical Sciences for the chance to work on projects that have an impact in the modern world in both fundamental and applied mathematical sciences. Projects cover pure and applied, mathematical physics and statistics. Uncertainty quantification is a cross-cutting theme throughout the school.

We're looking for passionate research students to help us make a difference to the world around us. For example, current research projects focus on using mathematical sciences to develop communications, produce sustainable materials and enhance future healthcare.


Many PhD graduates choose to continue an academic career. You may start with a postdoctoral position or a teaching fellowship. PhD graduates are also in great demand for careers working for banks and financial institutions.

Some of our PhD graduates have taken up roles such as:

  • Assistant Professor
  • Consultant
  • Mathematical Modeller
  • Project Leader
  • Research Scientist
  • Statistician

They work for organisations such as:

  • Amey Strategic Consulting
  • Francis Crick Institute
  • University of Nottingham
  • Unilever

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 19,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    21st out of 72 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    172 71%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80.0 80%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%



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