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School of Mathematics

We are committed to excellent teaching, scholarship and research, and to supporting our students to fulfil their academic potential.


Our programmes are intellectually exciting and flexible, allowing you to follow your mathematical interests as you develop your professional and mathematical skills.


Our research extends across analysis and differential equations, applied mathematics, mathematical physics, operational research and statistics.

Find out why our students love studying Maths at Cardiff University.
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Welsh medium provision

Explore our options to study part of your mathematics degree through the medium of Welsh.

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Working with industry

We collaborate with industrial partners on research projects and industrial placements for dissertation students.

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Forthcoming seminars and research events

Our research events explore a variety of themes within Mathematics.

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Staff in the School of Mathematics are committed to excellent theoretical and applied research and to high-quality, engaging teaching which will help our students fulfil their potential and prepare them for exciting futures.

Jonathan Thompson Head of School
Gregynog Wet Weather workshop 2022

2022 WET Weather workshop takes place at Gregynog Hall

27 October 2022

The 2022 WET Weather workshop at Gregynog Hall brought together different scientific disciplines as well as sectors to demonstrate their understanding, research focus and methods when working on weather extremes, particularly within the context of climate change.

REF assesses the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. The impact of our research and environment in which we work at Cardiff University were integral to our REF 2021 submission.