Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Mathematics (MSc)

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Program Information

School:Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Faculty:School of Mathematics and Statistics
Field of Study:Mathematics, General
Description:The School of Mathematics and Statistics offers an MSc that focuses on diverse areas including statistics, probability, discrete mathematics, applied mathematics, algebra and analysis, cryptography research for government, networks, coding theory and fluid dynamics. There is also a specialized program in Biostatistics, in conjunction with the University of Ottawa, as well as concentrations in both Mathematics and Statistics. The School is a member of the Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Mathematics and Statistics (OCIMS), which offers one of the largest graduate programs in mathematics and statistics in Canada. Students can take courses and access research resources at both Carleton and the University of Ottawa. Learn more about Ottawa-Carleton Joint Institutes.
URL:Mathematics (MSc) at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Thesis Based:Yes
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Mathematicians, Statisticians and Actuaries

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
The normal requirement for admission to the master's program is an Honours bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics or the equivalent, with B+ or higher in the honours subject and B- or higher overall. Applicants holding a general (three-year) degree with an overall GPA of at least B+ may be admitted to a qualifying-year program. Subsequent admission to the regular master's program depends on performance during the qualifying-year program and will be decided no later than one year after admission to the qualifying-year program.

* 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 01, 2022