McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies

Mathematics (Thesis)

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Program Information

School:McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Field of Study:Mathematics, General
Description:The training offered by the M.Sc. degree in Mathematics is not only relevant if you intend to go on to doctoral studies in mathematics, but also if you are contemplating a career in which mathematics is an important analytical tool, e.g., some areas of engineering, theoretical physics or chemistry, economic forecasting, finance, computer science, actuarial science, high school or community college teaching.
URL:Mathematics (Thesis) at McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:20 Month(s)
Careers:Mathematicians, Statisticians and Actuaries

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 237] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
- Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the relevant field

- B+ (B- for Engineering) minimum average, based on a full year equivalent of final year courses (3rd/4th level) relevant to the program

- Each program may set additional/higher requirements. Please review the program website for details.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 04, 2022