Applied Mathematics (Master's by Coursework)

Program Code

CS773

About Courses

The Masters of Science in Applied Mathematics is a two semester program giving in-depth knowledge of advanced applied mathematics topics and computational tools in three areas, computational mathematics, engineering mathematics and financial and management mathematics. Students are required to do a 20 credit hour dissertation in the second semester.

The program aims to sharpen analytical, modeling and problem solving skills for career advancement in industry, business, management, education and other professions wherever mathematics is applied. Graduates will also be well prepared to further their studies at the doctoral program.

Mode of Program

Full Time

Duration of Study

  • Full Time : 2-3 Semesters

Classes are conducted during the day, Monday to Friday.

Entry Requirements

  • Academic Qualification
    • Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in a relevant field of study from a university that is recognized by the University Senate and the Malaysian government.
  • English Language Proficiency
    • a TOEFL certificate with a score of at least
    • 550 for (paper based), or
    • 213 (computer based), or
    • 79-80 (IBT), or
    • an IELTS certificate with at least Band 6.0

*Any other English language certificates other than TOEFL and IELTS are NOT accepted by the university.

 

Courses Offered

All students are required to take the following courses:

  • Semester 1 Year 1
    • Matrix Theory and 3 elective courses
  • Semester 2 Year 1
    • Dissertation and 1 elective course

Students are required to choose one of the three tracks and select elective courses from the chosen track.

  • Track 1: Computational Mathematics
    • Semester one:
      • Choose three from : Fundamentals of Numerical Analysis ,Computational Mathematics ,Dynamical Systems, Fluid Mechanics and Heat/Mass Transfer, Finite Difference Methods for Partial Differential Equations.
    • Semester two:
      • Chose one from: Mathematics for Parallel Computation, Advanced Mathematical Methods .
  • Track 2: Engineering Mathematics
    • Semester one:
      • Choose three from : Mathematical programming, Computational Mathematics ,Dynamical Systems, Fluid Mechanics and Heat/Mass Transfer, Finite Difference Methods for Partial Differential Equations.
    • Semester two:
      • Chose one from: Mathematics for Parallel Computation, Advanced Mathematical Methods
  • Track 3: Financial and Management Mathematics
    • Semester one:
      • Choose three from : Mathematical programming, Financial Mathematics ,Fuzzy Modelling for Finance and Management, Mathematics in Logistics , Discrete Event Simulation Techniques
    • Semester two:
      • Chose one from: Advanced Mathematical Methods, Mathematics in Financial Risk Management 

 

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