Our groups focus on particular research areas but with a strong culture of collaboration and mutual support.
Department of Mathematical Sciences
We are an internationally recognised mathematics research department with excellence in teaching at all levels.
Find out about our PhD degrees, funding opportunities and how you can apply.
We are currently advertising projects across a broad range of mathematical disciplines.
Gain advanced skills and experience needed to apply for competitive PhD programmes in the UK and overseas, and apply for a £10,000 bursary to support yourself.
Find out what Research Centres and groups make up the Department of Mathematical Sciences.
Find a member of staff in the department.
Find out about upcoming seminars in the Department.
Explore our facilities available for teaching and research with expert support from University staff.
Find out more about the Bath - LMS Symposia which covers the full breadth of mathematics and some applications.
Maths professor Chris Budd receives an Award for Modelling & Data Support for his contribution to epidemiological and modelling work during the pandemic.
Former PhD student wins the biennial prize for the best PhD thesis in Applied Probability from the Royal Statistical Society.
Euan Spence is awarded the prestigious London Mathematical Society Whitehead Prize 2022.
A game that shows the interplay between vaccines & viruses has been launched, reinforcing the need to vaccinate widely when a dangerous virus is circulating.
Dr Emiko Dupont, research associate at the University of Bath, has been shortlisted for the L’Oréal-UNESCO ‘For Women in Science’ Rising Talents Awards.
Chris Budd will lead a team on a five year £3.5M EPSRC Programme Grant focusing on the Mathematics of Deep Learning.
Mathematical Sciences student Charlotte Eldred enjoyed her placement so much that she's going back for more.
Mathematical Sciences student Charlotte Ware enjoyed the business trips during her placement as a financial analyst.
Maths student Lily Hemmett learnt a great deal on placement in the fast-paced development atmosphere of Enterprise Rent-A-Car.