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Awarded in recognition of our commitment to equality for women in mathematics and science.

It’s official. We’re University of the Year.

School of Mathematics

Open Days 2017

Find out why we're University of the Year - our open days are a chance to learn more about our courses, meet staff and students, and see facilities.

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Leeds top 5 for student experience

Leeds has been voted in the top five universities in the UK in the new Times Higher Education’s Student Experience Survey.

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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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Women of Mathematics
18 September - 10 October 2017, Edward Boyle Library Foyer

"Women of Mathematics throughout Europe" exhibition is intended to break down barriers and stereotypes about mathematics, encouraging young people (male and female) to believe in their capacities and express their potential.

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

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Past Earth Network – Workshop on Emulators in Climate Models, 19-21 June 2017

The Past Earth Network is hosting a workshop on Gaussian process emulators at the School of Mathematics, University of Leeds from 19 - 21 June 2017. The aim of the workshop is to bring together researchers interested in using emulators in applied areas, e.g. in climate sciences, with researchers more interested in theoretical aspects of emulators.

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Leeds Annual Statistical Research (LASR) Workshop, 26 - 28 June 2017

The forthcoming 2017 LASR Workshop will be held jointly with the EU funded MIMOmics network.

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Forthcoming seminars

Full details can be found on our seminars page.

Fri 26th May, 4:00 PM
Integrable Systems Seminar
Bicategorical solutions of Zamolodchikov tetrahedral equation from categorifications of the Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov equation.
Joao Faria Martins (Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1

Wed 31st May, 4:00 PM
Algebra, Logic and Algorithms
Permutations & transformations of finite and infinite sets
Yann Peresse (University of Hertfordshire)
Venue: MALL 1

Wed 31st May, 4:00 PM
Logic Seminars
Permutations & transformations of finite and infinite sets
Yann Peresse (University of Hertfordshire)
Venue: MALL 1


Guardian university league tables 2018 success

Mathematics at Leeds has moved up in the Guardian university league tables 2018, rising 3 places to 15th.

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Prestigious L’Oreal-UNESCO fellowship for Leeds mathematician

Dr Priya Subramanian, research fellow in the School of Mathematics, won a prestigious fellowship at the 10th annual L’Oréal-UNESCO UK and Ireland For Women In Science awards.

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Leeds moves up in Complete University Guide 2018

Mathematics at Leeds has moved up 4 places to 13th place in the latest Complete University Guide, and the University of Leeds has climbed 2 places.

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Starter for ten

Students from the School of Mathematics are competing in the Hiscox University Data Challenge, a nationwide analytical competition set up to explore how data can be used to solve real world problems that affect the insurance industry.

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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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