Graduates of the M.Sc. in the mathematics program will be prepared to

  1. To provide students with advanced mathematical knowledge and skills that prepare them to pursue further studies and conduct research.
  2. To provide students with strong knowledge in advanced pure mathematical concepts and research.
  3. To provide students with knowledge and capability in formulating and analyzing mathematical models of real life applications.
  4. To familiarize students with the latest advances in applied mathematics such as numerical computations and mathematical modelling in physical sciences.
  5. To enhance students’ abilities in using technology efficiently for conducting research and in their professional practices.
  6. To increase students’ self-confidence in conducting research independently or within a team.
  7. To fulfill Ministry of Education needs of highly skilled and knowledgeable teachers in mathematics.


Detailed Study Plan

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Upon graduation, an UOB master graduate in mathematics should be able to

  1. Demonstrate the ability to conduct research independently.
  2. Acquire deep knowledge of different mathematical disciplines.
  3. Comprehend high levels of abstraction in pure mathematical concepts.
  4. Demonstrate competence in using mathematical skills to model, formulate and solve real life problems.
  5. Use technology efficiently in mathematical modelling and numerical computations of real life applications.
  6. Adapt mathematical techniques in their professional practices.
  7. Pursue further studies towards the PhD degree in mathematics.
  8. Pursue a career in educational institutes.
  • Holding a bachelor degree from a recognized academic institution in specialization that suitable to pursue a master degree in mathematics. The Grade Point Average (GPA) must be at least 2.67 out of 4 (or equivalent).
  • Passing the department interview and exam
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English proficiency by providing Toefl or Elets certificates with certain grade or equivalent certificate. Otherwise an English exam will be offered for an extra fees.