Master in Advanced Mathematics

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona/

Universitat de Barcelona

The Master in Advanced Mathematics is intended for graduate students with certificates or bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics. It is also open to holders of other diplomas requiring a strong background in Mathematics.

The master  provides students with advanced knowledge, skills and methodological tools to pursue scientific or professional activities in the field of Mathematics and its applications. In particular, it introduces students to the world of research, in preparation for PhD studies.

News: Pre-enrolment for the course 2024-25 open until March 1st (see Admission).

Study Program

Students must complete a total 60 ECTS credits, divided into 45 credits of courses and 15 credits of the Master’s Final Project.  Two of the courses are mandatory. The Master’s Final Project must be carried out under the supervision of a lecturer at either the Facultat de Matemàtiques i Informàtica (UB) or the Departament de Matemàtiques (UAB). Subject to prior approval from the Master’s Coordinating Commission, it is possible to enrol in up to 18 credits in other master’s programs. See Curriculum for details.


General Information


Academic Calendar: 2 Semesters: September-January and February-June

Class schedule: mornings, Monday to Friday.

Total Study Load: 60 ECTS

Places Offered: 30

Coordinating University: Universitat de Barcelona (Facultat de Matemàtiques i Informàtica)

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Universitat de Barcelona.  Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585. Barcelona.

Coordinators: Xavier Massaneda, Artur Nicolau
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Secretary’s Office at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
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Phone: (+34) 934 021 597