Postgrad.Dip. Mathematics

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP11700 Year (Non-EEA)
  • English ( Find a course )
King's College London | London , United Kingdom
For students with an undergraduate degree containing a significant component of Mathematics who wish to upgrade their degree in Mathematics and spend a year in a leading UK Mathematics Department. On completion with a Merit or Distinction you may be considered for the MSc programme.



For students with an undergraduate degree or equivalent who wish to have the experience of one year in a leading UK Mathematics Department, or who may not be immediately eligible for entry to a higher degree in the UK and who wish to upgrade their degree. If you successfully complete this programme with a Merit or Distinction we may consider you for the MSc programme.

Key benefits
  • An intensive programme preparing students for further study at MSc and PhD level and for work in the non-academic sector.
  • A flexible programme allowing students to plan an individual programme.
  • A transitional programme providing students with an excellent opportunity to upgrade their degree in Mathematics.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline August 31
Tuition fee
  • GBP 11700 Year (Non-EEA)
  • GBP 6750 Year (EEA)
FT Home/EU: £6,750FT Overseas: £11,700PT Home/EU: £3,375 PT Overseas: £5,850
Start date
Credits (ECTS) 60 ECTS
Credits 120
Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

The courses available, which change slightly from year to year, include:
  • Elementary Number Theory
  • Partial Differential Equations & Complex Variables
  • Linear Algebra
  • Geometry of Surfaces
  • Real Analysis II
  • Complex Analysis
  • Galois Theory
  • Topology
  • Special Relativity & Electromagnetism
  • Introductory Quantum Theory
  • Space-time Geometry & General Relativity
  • Mathematical Finance I: Discrete Time
  • Mathematical Finance II: Continuous Time
  • Rings & Modules
  • Representation Theory of Finite Groups
  • Control Theory
  • Stochastics
  • Fourier Analysis
  • Applied Analytic Methods
  • Project (mathematical topic).

English Language Requirements

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find English courses on Language Learning Portal.

CAE score
200(Grade A)


A first degree or its equivalent with mathematics as a major subject.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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