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Education
The Mathematical Institute offers a bachelor programme in Mathematics and master programmes in Mathematics and in Statistical Science. The institute also teaches many mathematics and statistics courses in other academic programmes of the university. About 50 PhD students work on a thesis in a small…
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Roeland Merks
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Xingni Jiang
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Göran Sundholm
Faculty of Humanities
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Organisation
The Mathematical Institute has a rather liberal management structure. Tasks and responsibilities are distributed among the staff. Important decisions are taken by consensus.

Why Leiden University?
The Mathematics master’s programme will guarantee a thorough theoretical basis and will make sure you are ready to work in a multidisciplinary environment. Your mathematical degree will give you the right tools to operate successfully on the international market.

Why Leiden University?
The Mathematics and SCS master specialisation gives you the opportunity to combine Mathematics research with different aspects of science communication.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Mathematics at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Mathematics and Education at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Applied Mathematics at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Mathematics and Business Studies at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Mathematics and Science Communication and Society at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Cum laude PhD defence: natural seed bank drives diversity
Each year, poppies disperse seeds that grow into a new generation of flowers. Sometimes, some of the seeds postpone their germination for a few years, for example when they’re covered by a layer of sand. Only when the sand disappears, do they start to sprout. Margriet Oomen did mathematical research…

Why Leiden University?
The twoyear research programme Applied Mathematics offers courses at an advanced level. There is a large degree of freedom in choosing one’s own topics. Some of the courses are given at national level, in the Dutch Mastermath programme. The programme concludes with the preparation of a master’s the…

Career prospects
After graduation you have a lot of opportunities: academics are highly sought after in Dutch secondary education or mbo teaching. You can also aim for a management position or work as a researcher within the field of Mathematics.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Philosophy of Mathematics and of Logic
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About us
The Mathematical Institute is one of the eight institutes of the Faculty of Science. The institute operates as a single unit defined by the activities of its members.

About the programme
The Mathematics and Education specialisation consists of 120 European Credit Transfer System points (EC) and consists of a Mathematics component (60 EC) and an Education component (60 EC).

Programme structure
The SCS courses train you in practical and theoretical aspects of science communication. Internships help you decide whether you want to choose a career in science communication or Mathematics research or a combination.

Why Leiden University
The Mathematics and Education master specialisation gives you the opportunity to combine Mathematics research with an excellent education in becoming a Mathematics teacher.

Why Leiden University?
The Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory specialisation gives you profound knowledge of pure mathematics. The focus is on both fundamental mathematics and on applications in other sciences, society and industry. During your master’s you will be part of one of the multidisciplinary research teams at the…

Contact
The Mathematical Institute occupies the second floor of the Snellius building. Follow the link to the building for travel instructions.

Career prospects
With an MSc degree in Mathematics you are well prepared for a broad range of career prospects and ready to operate on the international market. The master’s degree is also an excellent preparation for pursuing a PhD degree.

Career prospects
The Applied Mathematics specialisation is the excellent preparation to start a career in research. It is a suitable stepping stone for pursuing a PhD degree. The degree also provides job opportunities outside academia in a (international) industrial environment.

Plant BioDynamics Laboratory
The Plant BioDynamics Lab (PBDL) is a laboratory dedicated to experiments designed to develop and validate quantitative mathematical models of dynamical processes in biology. The principal objective of developing these models is to make quantitative predictions about these processes.

Programme structure
Connect theory and practice of teaching through the application of your academic knowledge about mathematics to issues of classroom practice.

Topics in Mathematical and Applied Statistics
PhD Defence

Young mathematicians uphold Leiden's honour at international programming contest
Three young MI students have upheld Leiden's honour in the finals of the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC). PhD candidate Ludo Pulles and Master's student Reinier Schmiermann travelled to Russia and came 15th out of 117 teams. PhD candidate Pim Spelier participated in the online contest…

Maarten Kampert
Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen

Leiden hosts seventh Survival Analysis for Junior Researchers conference
Next April, Leiden will host the seventh annual international Survival Analysis for Junior Researchers conference (SAfJR2018). This threeday event is aimed at careeryoung statisticians with an interest in the application and development of timetoevent analysis and related topics. The conference…

Why Leiden University?
Combine training in Mathematics research with different aspects of business studies. Learn to build bridges between science and business.

Admission requirements
In order to be admissible to LUC’s Liberal Arts & Sciences programme, you need to meet certain requirements. Please view the Diploma, English and Mathematics requirements below.

About the programme
The specialisation combines one year of Mathematics research (60  80 EC) with one year of science communication courses, internships and research (4060 EC).

Spatial (3D) CNS drug distribution in vivo
Another research line is the development of a spatial CNS drug distribution model, by ultimately including the 3dimensional anatomical organization of the CNS.

Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory
The research of the Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory programme ranges from fundamental mathematical theory to algorithms and applications.

Programme structure
The specialisation enables you to understand the fundamentals of management and entrepreneurship alongside high quality mathematical research.

Career prospects
Many students receive their first job offer during or right after their Business Studies internship. After graduating you can also aim for a career in Mathematics research.

About the programme
The Mathematics and Business Studies specialisation consists of 120 European Credit Transfer System (EC) points and includes a oneyear mathematics component (60  80 EC) and a business component in the second year (40  60 EC).

China
This is an Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility project of the Faculty of Science with Sichuan University in Chengdu.

Career prospects
After graduation you have a lot of opportunities: the field of science communication is very broad. You can also aim for a career in industry or research.
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PHD candidate graduate student in analysis
Science, Mathematical Institute (MI)

Michelle Sweering (17) best math girl in the world
The Dutch Michelle Sweering became the best math girl in the world at the International Mathematical Olympiad in South Africa. She is the only girl who won a golden medal.

Reinout Heijungs
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Appointment prof. dr. R.H.M. Merks
Roeland Merks is appointed as professor Multiscale Mathematical Biology (0.2 FTE) at the Mathematical Institute as from 15 January 2014.

Science
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