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School of Mathematics

MSc Data Science and Analytics

A course that develops core skills in the management and use of big data sets, with pathways in business management, healthcare and GIS.

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Leeds Masters Scholarships

If you are applying for a postgraduate course for 2017 you may be eligible to apply for our £5,000 Leeds Masters Scholarships.

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21st UK Meeting on Integrable Models, Conformal Field Theory and Related Topics, 2-3 June 2017

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Forthcoming seminars

Full details can be found on our seminars page.

Fri 24th February, 11:45 AM
Geometry Seminars
Yorkshire and Durham Geometry Day
David Cushing (Durham), Ben Lambert (UCL), Andrea Mondino (Warwick), Luc Nguen (Oxford)
Venue: Department of Mathematics, The University of Durham

Fri 24th February, 2:00 PM
Department of Statistics
Finding genes via shared ancestry of genome
Elizabeth Thompson (University of Washington, visiting St. Andrews)
Venue: MALL 1

Tue 28th February, 3:15 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
Koszul algebras, generalisations and cohomology
Nicole Snashall (University of Leicester)
Venue: MALL 1, School of Mathematics.

Wed 1st March, 3:00 PM
Geometry Seminars
Structure of Non-smooth spaces with Ricci curvature lower bounds
Andrea Mondino (Warwick)
Venue: Roger Stevens LT12

Thu 2nd March, 2:00 PM
Probability, Stochastic Modelling and Financial Mathematics
Boundedness vs unboundedness of Tsallis SDE: the role of hyperviscous approximation
Dario Domingo (University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1

Thu 2nd March, 4:00 PM
Fluids and MHD seminars
Jets in Earth's core
Phil Livermore (School of Earth & Environment, University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1 & 2


Leeds graduates among top 5 most sought after by leading UK employers

A new report from High Fliers Research has ranked Leeds graduates as the 5th most targeted by the top UK graduate recruiters, an improvement of five places on 2016.

The study looked at the graduate vacancies and starting salaries at employers from The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers list.

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Jet stream discovered within the Earth’s molten iron core
Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Researchers, including Prof Rainer Hollerbach from the School of Mathematics, have discovered an accelerating band of molten iron circling the North Pole, like the jet stream in the atmosphere, using the latest satellite data.

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MATRIX Conference Success

More than 100 maths communicators from the UK, Europe and around the world joined us for this year's MATRIX conference which was co-organised by our School of Mathematics, MATHSWORLDUK and New York's MoMath. 

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