Outline for Master's Programme in Mathematics
Masterprogram i matematik
Specialisation: Applied Mathematics and Statistics (Tillämpad matematik och statistik)
 120 credits
 Programme code: TMA2M
 Specialization Code: TIMS
 Established: 20151112
 Revised: 20221108
 Revised by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
 Reg. no: TEKNAT 2022/136
 Outline applies from: Autumn 2023
 Responsible faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
The following designations are used:
A1N  Second cycle, has only firstcycle courses as entry requirements, at least 120 credits
A1F  Second cycle, has secondcycle courses as entry requirements
A1E  Second cycle, contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
A2E  Second cycle, degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
Semester 1
Period 1

Applied Mathematics,
5
credits
(1MA148)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N

Partial Differential Equations,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MA216)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N

Probability and Martingales,
7.5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS045)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Financial Mathematics A1N

Scientific Computing for Partial Differential Equations,
5
credits
(1TD354)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Computational Science A1N, Computer Science A1N, Technology A1N

Introduction to Data Science,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS041)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Data Science A1N, Computer Science A1N
Period 2

Partial Differential Equations,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MA216)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N

Probability and Martingales,
2.5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS045)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Financial Mathematics A1N

Generalised Linear Models,
5
credits
(1MS369)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MS369 is given even years.

Analysis of Categorical Data,
5
credits
(1MS370)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MS370 is given odd years.

Applied Finite Element Methods,
5
credits
(1TD056)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Computational Science A1F, Computer Science A1F, Technology A1F

Introduction to Data Science,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS041)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Data Science A1N, Computer Science A1N

ComputerIntensive Statistics and Applications,
10
credits
(1MS049)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Data Science A1N, Financial Mathematics A1N, Computer Science A1N
The courses 1MS049 and 1MS043 (given during year 2) cannot be included in the same degree.
Alternative to 1TD354 in period 1:

Computational Methods for Scientific Applications,
5
credits
(1TD047)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Computational Science A1N, Computer Science A1N
Semester 2
Period 3

Markov Processes,
10
credits
(1MS012)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N

High Performance Programming,
10
credits
(1TD062)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Computational Science A1N, Computer Science A1N, Technology A1N

Perspectives on Mathematics,
5
credits
(1MA337)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N

Bayesian Statistics,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS900)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MS900 is given odd years.
Period 4

Analysis of Time Series,
10
credits
(1MS014)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Financial Mathematics A1N

Modelling Complex Systems,
10
credits
(1MA256)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Computational Science A1N

Bayesian Statistics,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS900)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MS900 is given odd years.
The student who intends to obtain A Degree of Master (One Year) shall take the course Degree project D.

Degree Project D in Mathematics,
15
credits
(1MA081)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1E
Semester 3
Period 1

Dynamical Systems,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MA217)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MA217 is given odd years.

Theoretical Statistics,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS033)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MA033 is given even years.
Period 2

ComputerIntensive Statistics and Applications,
10
credits
(1MS049)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Data Science A1N, Financial Mathematics A1N, Computer Science A1N

Dynamical Systems,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MA217)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MA217 is given odd years.

Theoretical Statistics,
5 (out of 10)
credits
(1MS033)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
The course 1MS033 is given even years.
Other courses:

Financial Derivatives,
7.5
credits
(1MA209)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Financial Mathematics A1N

ComputerIntensive Statistics and Data Mining DS,
7.5
credits
(1MS043)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N, Data Science A1N, Computer Science A1N
The courses 1MS043 and 1MS049 (given during year 1) cannot be included in the same degree.
Semester 4

Degree Project E in Mathematics,
30
credits
(1MA080)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A2E
Except for the courses above it is also possible to choose courses from the other specialisations and from other programs within the Faculty of Science and Technology. The student also has access to:

Selected Topics in Mathematics,
5
credits
(1MA045)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1F

Selected Topics in Mathematics,
10
credits
(1MA267)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1F

Selected Topics in Mathematical Statistics,
5
credits
(1MS011)
Main field(s) of study and indepth level: Mathematics A1N
Outline revisions
Outline(s) part of syllabus from Autumn 2023:
 Latest outline for the specialisation Applied Mathematics and Statistics (applies from Autumn 2023)