Mathematics, Postgraduate Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
University rank #36 ,
This Mathematics Graduate Diploma is designed both for mathematics graduates who are looking to consolidate and expand their understanding of mathematics, and also for graduates from other backgrounds to introduce them to the main areas of the subject.


This course is available as a free-standing qualification, and most students take this programme as a pathway to the MSc. This course forms the first year of a two-year programme with successful students – those gaining a merit or distinction – progressing onto the Mathematics MSc in the second year.

  • Flexible Study programme offering the opportunity to study part-time.
  • Unrivalled facilities in central London with City of London's financial centre close by.
  • A transitional programme providing you with the opportunity to upgrade your degree in Mathematics.

Programme Structure

  • Analysis
  • Applied Analytic Methods
  • Partial Differential Equations and Complex Variables
  • Linear Algebra
  • Geometry of Surfaces
  • Elementary Number Theory
  • Intermediate Dynamics
  • Groups and Symmetries
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Mathematical Theory of Collective Behaviour
  • Fourier Analysis
  • Topics in Mathematics
  • Real Analysis
  • Complex Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
  • Credits
    60 ECTS 120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following CAE score:

  • Minimum required score (Grade A): 200

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

Bachelors degree (or international equivalent) with mathematics as a major subject.

Personal statement and supporting information
  • Please include transcripts of subjects taken in the relevant degrees and copies of all certificates and relevant qualifications mentioned in your application.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 12790 International
  • GBP 6750 EU/EEA
FT Home/EU: £6,750FT Overseas: £11,700PT Home/EU: £3,375 PT Overseas: £5,850


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