Master’s Studies

Applied Mathematics 2013/2014 (10 credits)

Autumn 2013 weeks 36-43 - 67% - Campus

Application Deadline: 2013-04-15

Enrolment Code: UU-10046 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location for Studies: Uppsala

Selection: If the course is offered, all qualified applicants will be admitted.

Entry Requirements: 120 credit points including at least 60 credit points Mathematics


Application and tuition fees are required for students outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee.

  • Application Fee: SEK 900
  • Tuition fee, first semester: 22500
  • Tuition fee, total: 22500

About the course:

The course gives an introduction to a number of modern methods and techniques in applied mathematics via examples from applied areas. It consists of the following rather independent items: dimension analysis and scaling, perturbation methods, calculus of variation, elementary partial differential equations, Sturm–Liouville theory and associated theory for generalized Fourier series and Fourier’s method, theory of transforms, Hamiltonian theory and isoperimetric problems, integral equations, dynamical systems (chaos, stability and bifurcations), discrete mathematics, and briefly about some other useful techniques in applied mathematics (distribution theory, similarity methods, homogenization, etc.)

More information


Department of Mathematics

Lägerhyddsvägen 1, Hus 1, 5 och 7

Box 480, 751 06 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 3200

Fax: 018-471 3201