University of Birmingham

Mathematics, Management PhD

  • PhD: 3 years full-time
  • Postgraduate, Doctoral research
  • Regular

Program Description

The Management Mathematics PhD examines the basic concepts in a broad range of managerial, industrial and scientific problems and illustrate how these may be applied in a variety of contexts to provide powerful solutions.

 

The group consists of internationally known researchers and has several funded collaborations in various subject areas. Members of the group have various and wide-ranging experience in industrial co-operation and industrial research projects. Past and present work includes projects and co-operation with Advanced Bell Lab Technologies, Avis Rent-a-Car, Blue Gate Brussels, Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), Hydro Quebec Canada, JPC Consulting, Region de Bruxelles-Capitale, RWE AG, RAG AG, ThyssenKrupp Industries, EADS, Airbus UK and Ultramar Oil.

The main research focus of our internationally renowned Theoretical and Computational Optimisation Group is on mathematical theory and methods applicable to managerial decision-making, particularly non-linear, discrete, and multicriteria optimisation. Research is typically a mixture of theoretical investigation and practical application or industrial collaboration. In some cases it is theoretical and leads to the development of new mathematical theories applicable in management mathematics. 

Training is provided through individual supervision of research, by advanced seminar courses and conferences, and by generic courses. The PhD degree usually involves a qualifying dissertation submitted during the second year of study, which is helpful training for writing the PhD thesis.

Postgraduate students in the Management Mathematics Group acquire widely useful knowledge and skills, ranging from theory to computational implementation and live applications. By giving seminars, attending conferences and presenting papers, students prepare themselves for professional life. 

Why study Management Mathematics PhD at Birmingham?

  • The School of Mathematics has a strong research culture, with researchers of international stature in each of its main specialisms.
  • The University of Birmingham is one of the prestigious Russell group research-intensive Universities in the UK. The School of Mathematics attracts gifted graduate students from across the world.
  • The School collaborates widely with multiple disciplines, including Biological and Medical Sciences, Chemical Engineering and within industry.  In particular, Birmingham is an emerging centre for multidisciplinary Biological Systems Science research, and is in a unique position, being adjacent to one of the largest super-hospitals in Europe, catering for a highly diverse population. 
  • Learn from world leaders in their fields.

Admission Description

A 2:1 Honours degree in a Mathematics-related subject, or a lower degree plus an MSc or substantial relevant experience. Learn more about entry requirements. 

Either: A four year Bachelors degree (first class or very good upper second class)

Or: A three year Bachelors degree (first class) from recognised institutions in India.

For MSc programmes, the Business School will consider holders of three-year degree programmes (first class or very good upper second class) from recognised institutions in India.

For entry to LLM programmes, Birmingham is happy to accept applications from 3 or 5 year LLB holders from India from prestigious institutions.

 

 

International Students

 

English language

For students whose first language is not English, one of the following English language qualifications is required:

 


IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band is equivalent to:

  • TOEFL: 80 overall with no less than 19 in Reading, 19 in Listening, 21 in Speaking and 19 in Writing
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE): Academic 64 with no less than 59 in all four skills
  • Cambridge English (exams taken from 2015): Advanced – minimum overall score of 169, with no less than 162 in any component

 

International students applying for this programme will need an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) certificate from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office before the University can issue you with a Certificate of Acceptance of Studies (CAS). We recommend that you apply for your ATAS certificate as soon as you receive an offer from us. More information can be found here: www.fco.gov.uk/en/about-us/what-we-do/services-we-deliver/atas/.


Other Details


  • Program Type: Postgraduate, Doctoral research


  • Study Type: Regular


  • Key Point: Mathematics


  • Category: Mathematics


Program Reviews -

Submit Reviews


7.jpg
7.jpg

University of Birmingham

Program level:
PhD: 3 years full-time
Application fee: $65.61 USD
Tuition: $25544.76 USD
Cost of Living: $11570.62 USD
Starting Date: Submission deadline Status
January 2022 July 2022 Open Now

Related Courses

Algonquin College
24 Weeks · online class , Full-time On , In Class · 24 Weeks
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2 Year · In Class · Regular
Fanshawe College
8-month · Full Time · Regular
Fleming College
2 Year · Online Class · Regular
George Brown College
2 Year · Full Time · Regular
College of the Rockies Cranbrook Campus
3 Year · Full Time · Regular
Vancouver Community College
2 Year · Full Time · Regular
Yukon University
1 Year · Full Time · Regular
New York Institute of Technology
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
RRC Polytech
3 weeks · Part-Time · Regular
Sterling College
2 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Regina
4 Year · ·
University of Windsor
4 Year · ·
Vancouver Film School (VFS)
12 months · ·
University of Bristol
5 Year · ·
University of Bristol
4 Year · ·
University of Bristol
3 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Bristol
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Bristol
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Bristol
4 Year · ·
University of Bristol
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
5 Year · ·
University of Glasgow
4 Year · ·
University of Glasgow
5 Year · ·
University of Glasgow
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
5 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
4 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
3 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
24 months · Part Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
3 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
3.5 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
9 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
24 months · Part Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Glasgow
12 months · Full Time · Regular
University of Glasgow
12 months · ·
University of Bristol
1 Year · ·
University of Bristol
2 Year · Part Time · Regular
University of Bristol
3 Year · Part Time · Regular
University of Bristol
1 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Bristol
1 Year · ·
University of Bristol
1 Year · ·
University of Bristol
1 Year · Full Time · Regular
University of Bristol
1 Year · ·
University of Birmingham
4 Year · Full Time · Undergraduate, Single Honours
University of Birmingham
4 Year · ·
University of Birmingham
4 Year · Undergraduate, Single Honours, Study abroad year · Regular
University of Birmingham
1 year full-time · Postgraduate, Taught · Regular
University of Birmingham
PhD: 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time, MSc by Research: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time · ·
University of Birmingham
4 years full-time (usually reduced to 3 years for students who have already completed a taught MSc) · Postgraduate, Doctoral research · Regular
University of Birmingham
Full time: PhD – 3 years, MA by Research – 1 year · ·
University of Birmingham
PhD: 3 years full-time · Postgraduate, Doctoral research · Regular
University of Birmingham
4 years full-time · Postgraduate, Combined research and taught, Doctoral research · Regular
University of Birmingham
Full Time · Postgraduate, Taught · Regular
University of Birmingham
MA: 1 year full-time · ·
University of Birmingham
Full-time · Postgraduate, Taught · Regular
University of Birmingham
1 year full-time, · ·
University of Leeds
4 years full time · ·
University of Leeds
3 years full time · ·
University of Leeds
12 months distance learning 24 months part time · ·
The University of Sheffield
1 year full-time 2 years part-time · ·
The University of Sheffield
1 year full-time 2 years part-time 3 years part-time · ·
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
2 years · Part Time · Part Time
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · Full time · Regular
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
2 years · Part time · Part time
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
3 years · Full time · Regular
Queen Mary University of London
1 years · ·
Queen Mary University of London
2 years · Part time · Part time
University of Edinburgh
4 years · ·
University of Edinburgh
3 years · Full time · Regular
University of Edinburgh
6 years · Part time · Part time
University of Edinburgh
1 year · ·
University of Edinburgh
2 years · Part time · Part time
University of Edinburgh
2 years · Part time · Part time
University of Edinburgh
2 years · Part time · Part time
University of Edinburgh
3 years · Part time · Part time

Do You Have Questions ?

We'll help you to grow your career and growth.
Book Appointment