We strongly encourage applicants to submit applications as early as possible. The next admissions cycle for postgraduate applications will open at the start of October 2023. There is no formal deadline for applications, but we encourage you to apply by December 2023 if possible.
More information about the application procedure, including specific details for applying to the different research areas, can be found on the Research Degrees webpage.
Students are formally admitted to the University via a College or Society of the University and the Graduate School. Applications should be submitted online through Durham University's Postgraduate Applicant Portal; see the Postgraduate Research webpages for more details. If it is not possible for you to complete the online application form, please contact the department:
Postgraduate Admissions Secretary
Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Durham
Durham DH1 3LE
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 3050Fax: +44 (0)191 334 3051Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reference letters and Curriculum Vitae should be sent to the above address too.
The department welcomes enquiries about postgraduate admission. Below is a list of people with PhD admission responsibilities. Do not hesitate to contact them if you have further queries.