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Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

Simon Fraser University / Department of Mathematics is located in Burnaby, BC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied and computational mathematics
Master of Science (M Sc) Applied and computational mathematics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Operations research
Master of Science (M Sc) Mathematics
Master of Science (M Sc) Operations research

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (mathematics)
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (mathematics)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

74
Applied
31
Accepted
14
Enrolled
42%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
125
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (mathematics)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on scale of 4.33) or 3.33 based on last 60 credits of undergraduate courses
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (mathematics)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5 (on scale of 4.33)
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 93
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7
TWE: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

68
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (25%)

Faculty

39
Total faculty
Full-time (39)
Part-time (0)
Male (30)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Computer algebra, discrete mathematics, fluid dynamics, nonlinear partial differential equations and variation methods, numerical analysis and scientific computing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC  V5A 1S6
Canada
Contact Dr. Manfred Trummer
Chair
Email: math-gsc@sfu.ca
Phone: 778-782-3378
Fax: 778-782-4947