Postgraduate Open Day


Please watch here some of the sessions from the Postgraduate Day 23 November 2022



***New date and schedule for the Postgraduate Open Day 2023 will be announced in TT23***


Postgraduate Open Day 23rd November 2022


Please join us for our annual graduate open day on Wednesday the 23 of November 2022, from 1:00 to 5:00pm.The Open Day will take place in person, and sessions will also be recorded and streamed on our YouTube channel at 5pm on the 8th of December for those unable to attend in person.

You will need to register in order to receive further details. *To register fill in the form just clicking the left hand side menu 'Graduate Open Day Registration'.


If you have any enquiries please email: @email


The following topics will be covered on the day:


Venue: Lecture room 1 (L1)

1.00- 1.40pm  Introduction to Research at the Mathematical Institute

1.00-1:20pm       Why do a doctorate at Oxford?

Speaker: Prof. Melanie Rupflin

1.20 -1.40pm        Life as a DPhil Student

Speakers: A panel of current DPhil students


2.00-3.00pm  Putting together a DPhil application

2:00-2:10pm  Choosing a field of study

Speaker: Prof. Marc Lackenby

2:10-2:20pm  The statement of purpose

Speaker: Prof. Peter Howell

2:20-2.30pm  The Interview Process

Speaker: Prof. Helen Byrne

2.30-2.45pm  EPSRC CDT in Mathematics of Random Systems

Speaker: Prof. Rama Cont 

2.45-3.00pm   Q&A


3.20-4.20pm  Introduction to Taught Masters Programmes


3:20 -3.30   Overview of our MSc Programmes

Speaker: Prof. Marc Lackenby

3.30- 3.40   MSc in Mathematical and Theoretical Physics

Speaker: Prof. Fernando Alday

3.40- 3.50   MSc in Mathematical Sciences

Speaker:  Dr. Kathryn Gillow

3.50-4.00    MSc in Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing

Speaker: Dr. Kathryn Gillow

4.00-4.10   MSc in Mathematics and the Foundations of Computer Science

Speaker: Prof. Paul Goldberg

4.10-4.20   MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance

Speaker: Prof. Justin Sirignano


Venue: Mezzanine

2.00 – 5.00pm  Information Stalls on the Mezzanine

General Enquiries, Research Groups, EPSRC CDT in Mathematics of Random Systems, MSc Courses, Scholarships and other departments




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