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Mathematics & Statistics - Research


PhD T119/T120 : 3 years full-time, 6 years part-time.
MSc T105: 3 years full time.

Further enquiries

Ms Valerie Kendlin Graduate Programme Administrator +353 1 716 2452


The school of Mathematics and Statistics has a commitment to the pursuit of scientific excellence in all fields, whether basic, applied, or multidisciplinary. Engagement with industry is strongly encouraged. The School has a diverse array of research groups.

Our Graduate Research programmes (Masters by Research & PhD) provide you with the opportunity to engage in supervised research on a topic of current interest in one of the disciplines of the School. You should have a strong background and proven ability in the relevant discipline. If you are interested in pursuing this option we would advise you to familiarize yourself with the Research in the School and to contact prospective supervisors among the academic staff.

Research areas

The School of Mathematics and Statistics has a diverse array of research groups.

Actuarial and Financial Mathematics
Applied Algebra and Information Theory
Bayesian Statistics
Computational Mathematics
Functional Analysis
Mathematical Physics
Mathematics Education
Matrix Analysis
Meteorology and Climate
Number Theory
Potential Theory
Real Algebra
Statistical Modelling
Statistical Theory and Spatial Statistics
Waves, Fluids and Turbulence

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