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Department of Mathematics

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Postgraduate research in mathematics

Manchester mathematicians have changed the world. Become the next to make an impact.

We offer opportunities for postgraduate research in a wide range of subject areas. Our Department has one of the largest postgraduate cohorts in the UK and provides an excellent and lively environment for world-leading research.

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Get ready for a life changing experience like no other; find out about postgraduate research at The University of Manchester.

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Start your PhD journey by finding the research project that best suits you. 

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Getting in touch with a potential supervisor for your project is a crucial key part of your PhD journey.

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There are lots of ways you can secure funding for your postgraduate research. Depending on the project you’re applying for, there are a range of options available at different times of the year.

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