For Mathematics graduates. Provides basic training for a research degree.
Our programme consists of a wide range of courses and a project. The coursework is organised on a module system. A supervisor assists each student in choosing modules, taking a majority from the two main blocks of Pure Mathematics and Theoretical Physics. You may also choose certain courses from the Financial Mathematics programme.
- Metric & Banach Spaces
- Fourier Analysis
- Operator Theory
- Lie Groups & Lie Algebras
- Modular Forms
- Algebraic Geometry.
- Quantum Mechanics II
- Quantum Field Theory
- String Theory & Branes
- Advanced General Relativity.
You may also take up to two modules from a wide range of undergraduate topics, eg Real Analysis II; Complex Analysis; Galois Theory; Topology; Special Relativity & Electromagnetism; Linear Control Theory.
You may also take courses at other London colleges subject to approval.
Professor Yuri Safarov
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Many of our graduates take up full-time employment in various industries that require good mathematical/computer knowledge or that look for intelligent and creative people. Recent employers of our graduates include Barclays Bank, Kinetic Partners, Lloyds Banking Group and Sapient.
Year of entry 2013