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SchoolNipissing University - Graduate Studies
LocationNorth Bay, ON, Canada
School TypeGraduate School
School Size
Length1 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*75% to 100%
Prerequisites NotesApplicants must hold an Honours BA or BSc normally in Mathematics or in a combined honours program with a Mathematics major and at least a 75% average on the last ten full (20 semester) courses completed at the time of application, or equivalent qualifications to be considered for admission.
DescriptionThe MSc in Mathematics provides students with a strong background in disciplines such as analysis, algebra, topology and modern applications in computational fields. It ensures that students have the appropriate training necessary to make career choices from a wider range of options after completing the program.

Through a variety of seminars, workshops and presentations, students are to the essential ingredients of doing research as well as a variety of open problems. The program consists of course work, seminars and a Major Research Paper, which is completed within a year. The Major Research Paper focuses on an open problem in Mathematics, which could be theoretical or applied in nature. Students are asked to learn about an unsolved problem by researching its history and the contributions of other mathematicians towards solving the problem.

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