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Are you ready for study at Warwick?

Warwick offers rewarding but demanding postgraduate degrees. Here we provide you not only with the formal entrance requirements for our postgraduate degrees, but we also provide a self-evaluation for you to evaluate whether Warwick is right for you. Before you are admitted to any postgraduate degree you will be asked to state that you have passed, to your own satisfaction, the self-evaluation.

Entrance Requirements

All candidates must satisfy the Board of Graduate Studies' requirements for entry. The entrance requirements for postgraduate degrees are as follows:

  • MSc in Mathematics – Normally at least a first class undergraduate degree (or the equivalent from overseas) in Mathematics.
  • MSc in Interdisciplinary Mathematics - Normally at least a first class undergraduate degree (or the equivalent from overseas) in one of the contributing subjects, and a firm background in Mathematics.
  • PhD in Mathematics – Normally at least a first class undergraduate degree (or the equivalent from overseas) in Mathematics. Clear evidence that the applicant is sufficiently prepared to undertake graduate-level research without further coursework.* At least one member of the department must express a willingness to supervise the applicant's thesis.
  • PhD in Interdisciplinary Mathematics – Normally at least a first class undergraduate degree (or the equivalent from overseas) in one of the contributing subjects, and a firm background in Mathematics. Clear evidence that the applicant is sufficiently prepared to undertake graduate-level research without further coursework.* At least one member of the department must express a willingness to supervise the applicant's thesis.
  • Two-year MSc – Normally a first class or upper second class undergraduate degree (or the equivalent from overseas) in Mathematics.

Self Evaluation

If you are unsure as to whether you have the relevant knowledge to come to Warwick to study Mathematics, this page will give you a taster as to what type of level of knowledge you will be expected to have: Self evaluation.