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Durham University

Department of Mathematical Sciences

MSc degrees

Our MSc programmes


Course fees guide

Information about taught postgraduate tuition fees can be found in the following table . Courses in Mathematical Sciences fall into Price Band 1. For the academic year 2016/17, fees for Home and EU students are set at £6500 and fees for other Overseas students are set at £15700.

Living expenses

In addition to course fees, accommodation expenses for the year are likely to be approximately 6500 GBP for a single person. For more detailed information please see the university's information about the cost of living .

Sources of funding

For overseas MSc applicants, there may be funding available from your own government or from independent foundations. The University's funding pages and the European Scholarship Portal are well worth a visit. In particular, we wish to draw your attention to the Durham's Commonwealth Shared Scholarships.

MSc Scholarships for Students from Africa

With the help of generous contributions from alumni and from Trevelyan College, the Department is able to offer a fully-funded MSc scholarship for a student from Africa for the 2017-18 academic year. For more details see here.

Postgraduate Funding Opportunities


Postgraduate funding opportunities - find out more about scholarships available for postgraduate study.