Postgraduate Degrees

For course content, research areas, research skills training, entry requirements, how to apply, and fees, funding and visa information please see our degree descriptions:

You can also view specific research projects available for applied mathematics, pure, statistics and physics

Students who are considering a postgraduate research degree may find it helpful to find out more about the Schools' major research areas:

and the particular interests of members of staff. This will help you in selecting a potential supervisor.

Cloud Computing for Big Data CDT

This new multi-million pound initiative will train the next generation of experts in the analysis of "big data" using advanced statistical methodologies and the latest cloud computing technologies, addressing an acute worldwide skills shortage. Each year there will be 11 fully funded four year PhD studentships are available for students. See the CDT website for further details.

Informal contact with current postgraduate students

Our current postgraduate students are happy to talk to potential applicants via Skype about life as a postgraduate student in Mathematics and Statistics in Newcastle. If you'd like to make use of this service, you'll find more information on the Request a Skype call page.


For more specific enquiries relating to postgraduate programmes please contact one of our Postgraduate Selectors: