Master of Science Mathematics

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

German

About this Study Course

The Master of Science in Mathematics is designed for students eager to delve deeply into advanced mathematical theories and applications. This program offers a comprehensive education in several key areas of mathematics, including Algebra, Number Theory and Logic, Mathematical Analysis and Differential Equations, Discrete Mathematics, Geometry and Topology, Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing, and Probability Theory and Stochastic Analysis. Emphasizing both theoretical knowledge and practical application, this degree prepares students to address complex mathematical problems and contribute to advancements in science and technology. With a focus on current trends and future possibilities, our curriculum equips students with the skills needed to excel in a rapidly evolving field.

Overview

The Master of Science in Mathematics program blends foundational and advanced coursework to provide a robust education in mathematical sciences. Students begin with introductory lecture modules and progress to specialized master’s level lectures, covering a broad spectrum of mathematical disciplines. The program includes unique opportunities such as graduate seminars, practical tutoring, internships in the industrial sector, and programming projects, allowing students to gain hands-on experience and apply their knowledge in real-world settings. For those interested in interdisciplinary applications, elective modules from related fields can be incorporated into the study plan.

Graduates are well-prepared for diverse careers, including roles in the insurance industry, banking, IT, financial and personnel services, corporate consulting, industrial research and development (such as in the automotive industry, energy sector, and biotech), logistics, and academia. This program not only enhances analytical and problem-solving skills but also fosters a deep understanding of how mathematical principles can drive innovation and efficiency across various industries.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree (German or non-German) in mathematics or a related discipline
  • English language proficiency (CEFR level B2)
  • Minimum grade of 2.5 or local equivalent
  • Modules in mathematics worth a minimum of 120 ECTS credits
  • Applicants from outside Germany or another EU country must pass the aptitude test for university studies
  • Advanced Algebra
  • Number Theory and Logic
  • Mathematical Analysis
  • Differential Equations
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Geometry and Topology
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Scientific Computing
  • Probability Theory
  • Stochastic Analysis
  • Graduate Seminars
  • Practical Tutoring
  • Industrial Internships
  • Programming Projects

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Future Career Outcomes

Graduates from the Master of Science in Mathematics program have achieved remarkable success across a range of fields. For example, one alumnus now works as a quantitative analyst for a leading financial firm, leveraging advanced mathematical models to predict market trends. Another graduate has become a prominent data scientist, using statistical methods and algorithms to interpret complex data sets for a major tech company. The program’s alignment with industry demands ensures that students develop highly relevant skills, such as statistical analysis, computational techniques, and logical reasoning, which are essential in today’s job market. By focusing on both theoretical and practical aspects, the program equips students with the versatility to excel in academic, corporate, and research environments.

Visa Requirements:

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