Master programme in mathematics

All students at the master’s program have a study counsellor. You can contact your study counsellor regarding all questions related to your studies. If you are unsure about who your study counsellor is, you can send an e-mail to You can also contact the programme coordinator, Denis Gaidashev, regarding courses and other study related questions.

Postgraduate Studies in Mathematics

If you want to do research in mathematics, then a postgraduate programme is a first step in the right direction. To enter our programme, you need a Master’s degree in mathematics, or a Master’s degree in engineering physics. On our website, we usually advertise vacant PhD positions which all eligible candidates are welcome to apply. The advert will be posted in February.

The photo shows Marta Leniec who received her doctoral degree in financial mathematics at CIM last year. Today, she works for Swedbank as quantitative analyst.

Study abroad

As a student at Uppsala University you have the opportunity to go on an exchange programme in a variety of countries. In addition, the Department of Mathematics has own exchange agreements with universities that are particularly good at mathematics. Our partner universities are in Germany, France, the Netherlands, Scotland and Ireland. The picture shows an activity from the introduction week at the University of Leiden.