Postgraduate Open Day

***New date and schedule for the Postgraduate Open Day 2023 will be announced during the summer***


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


Please join us for our annual graduate open day. The Open Day will take place in person, and sessions will also be recorded and streamed on our YouTube channel at 5 pm 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 by 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 (L1)

1:00-1:40  Introduction to Research at the Mathematical Institute

1:00-1:20 Why do a doctorate at Oxford?

Speaker: Prof. Melanie Rupflin

1:20-1:40  Life as a DPhil Student

Speakers: a panel of current DPhil students


2:00-3:00  Putting together a DPhil application

2:00-2:10  Choosing a field of study

Speaker: Prof. Marc Lackenby

2:10-2:20 The statement of purpose

Speaker: Prof. Peter Howell

2:20-2.30  The Interview Process

Speaker: Prof. Helen Byrne

2:30-2:45  EPSRC CDT in Mathematics of Random Systems

Speaker: Prof. Rama Cont 

2:45-3:00  Q&A


3:20-4:20  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

2:00-5:00 Information Stalls at the Mezzanine

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




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