There are numerous PhD Mathematics programs located at excellent universities across the globe. With a PhD Mathematics, professionals have excellent career opportunities in academia, research, engineering, economics, government, and other public and private sector jobs.

Curriculum for a PhD Mathematics program is challenging and generally includes coursework, seminars, teaching, and research. Research is conducted under the guidance of a supervisor and must be on an original topic resulting in a doctoral dissertation. The PhD Mathematics candidate must defend the dissertation in front of a panel of experts. Generally, PhD Mathematics programs take between 3 and 5 years to complete and although requirements differ depending on the academic institution and specific program, candidates must have the appropriate educational background, training, and experience in mathematics.

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Campus
October 2018
Poland
Gdańsk

An Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Mathematical Modelling (IDSMM). [+]

Campus
Full time
3 years
September 2018
USA
Rochester

Mathematical modeling is the process of developing mathematical descriptions, or models, of real-world systems. These models can be linear or nonlinear, discrete or continuous, deterministic or stochastic, and static or dynamic, and they enable investigating, analyzing, and predicting the behavior of systems in a wide variety of fields. [+]

Campus
Full time
3 years
October 2018
Italy
Pavia

The Ph.D. in “Computational Mathematics and Decision Sciences” aims at offering graduate students solid skills in Computational Mathematics, Computational Physics, Scientific Computing, Statistics, Decision Sciences, Optimization, Machine Learning, as well as an interdisciplinary view of Applied Mathematics, Physics and decision processes under uncertainty. The program gives a solid theoretical and computational grounding for high-level research in universities, international research institutions, and industry. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
October 2018
Portugal
Evora

Advanced training in theoretical and applied mathematics with an emphasis on Algebra and logic (logic, non-standard analysis, algebra, theory of numbers, encryption), analysis (differential equations, calculus of variations and optimal control, optimization, dynamic systems, numerical applications) and Statistics (statistics, operational research, probability). [+]

Campus
Full time
September 2018
Turkey
Istanbul

The Department of Mathematics offers graduate courses leading to the PhD degree in Mathematics. The department emphasizes both pure and applied mathematics [+]

Campus
Full time
September 2018
Saudi Arabia
Thuwal

The Applied Mathematics and Computational Sciences (AMCS) program educates students to construct and solve Mathematical and Computational models of real-world problems. [+]

Campus
Full time
3 years
September 2018
Portugal
Lisbon

The Ph.D. Programme in Applied Mathematics for Economics and Management is designed to meet the needs of those who wish to enhance their knowledge of mathematical methods and techniques in order to make original contributions in a particular field or to develop and implement solutions for problems in the areas of Economics and Management. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
3 - 6 years
September 2018
Hong Kong

The Ph.D. program provides a broad background in mathematics and mathematical sciences. Students choose their major concentration from three options: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics; and Probability and Statistics. The doctoral thesis must be an original contribution to the field. [+]

Campus
Full time
February 2019
South Africa
Johannesburg

The purpose of the Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics is to provide qualifying students with an in-depth understanding and integrated knowledge of advanced applicable theory in the field of applied mathematics. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
September 2018
Spain
Santa Cruz de Tenerife

This proposal proposes an interdisciplinary doctorate whose itineraries in specific areas of specialization allow the formation of PhD students in different areas of knowledge (Fundamental Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Transfer, Information Technologies, among others). In these moments, the scientific production and the formative capacity of the researchers of the different groups in the field of the Scientific Computing, Mathematical, Mathematical Models and Statistical Techniques advises the creation of a specific doctorate program, with its own identity, that allows the consolidation of the research and transfer activity in this area. [+]

Campus
Full time
Part time
3 - 5 years
September 2018
Spain
+ 1 more

The PhD Program in Mathematical Methods and Numerical Simulation in Engineering and Applied Sciences is an official university degree, imparted jointly by the three Galician universities, which form researchers in the field of mathematical modeling and numerical resolution of problems that arise in different industrial and Companies. [+]

Campus
Full time
4 years
November 2018
Italy
L'Aquila

The PhD curriculum in Mathematics of Natural, Social and Life Sciences at Gran Sasso Science Institute will lead the students to deal not only with the more traditional aspects of this discipline, such as Pure Mathematics, Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics, but also with entirely new problems, requiring the development of the most appropriate tools to deal with the complexity, such as stochastic analysis and computational mathematics. [+]

Campus
Full time
September 2018
USA
Burlington

The Department offers programs towards the Master of Science, Master of Science in Teaching, and the Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences. There are two areas of concentration: pure mathematics and applied mathematics. The programs emphasize the interaction between these two areas and the common role of scientific computation. Students can take courses common to both areas, enabling them to gain an... [+]

Campus
Full time
3 - 4 years
August 2018
Italy
Trieste

The aim of the Ph.D. Course in Mathematical Analysis, Modelling, and Applications is to educate graduate students in the fields of mathematical analysis and mathematical modeling, and in the applications of mathematical and numerical analysis to science and technology. [+]

Campus
Full time
3 years
October 2018
Portugal
Lisbon

The Ph.D. programme aims to provide a solid scientific training in Mathematics, enabling the integration of students in the research activities carried out by the Centre for Research in Mathematics. [+]