University of Essex

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Pure Mathematics (research)


Wivenhoe Park

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

PhD and MPhil, MSc by dissertation

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our Department is able to offer PhD Pure Mathematics as several members of staff have interests in this area, including semigroup theory, group theory (especially presentations) and several aspects of discrete mathematics, for example, graph theory. You work under the supervision of one or more of these members of staff. Your PhD typically involves wide reading round the subject area in your first-year, then gradually developing original results over your second and third-years before writing them up in a coherent fashion.


Postgraduate study qualification from the University of Essex.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Small City