Faculty of Science - Mathematics

Program description

Mathematics is the study of quantity, structure, space, and change. Mathematicians seek out patterns and formulate new conjectures which provide the language, reasoning, and analytic tools that many other disciplines use to investigate their areas.

Program options

Degree options

B. Sc. Bachelor of Science, Honours in Mathematics – 4 years
B. Sc. Bachelor of Science, Major in Mathematics – 4 years
B. Sc. Bachelor of Science, General – 3 years

Program options

Joint opportunities with computer science, economics and statistics


Professional opportunities

  • Instructor
  • Researcher
  • Large corporations
  • Banks
  • Insurance companies
  • Engineering and mining companies
  • Manufacturing industry
  • Security companies
  • Consultancy firms
  • Manager
  • Administrator  

Admission Requirements

Visit the Science Direct Entry (high school applicants) or Advanced Entry (post-secondary applicants) application for admission page to learn more about admission requirements, application dates and how to apply.



What is unique about this program at the U of M?

  • Summer research opportunities funded by the U of M and national organizations such as NSERC in exciting fields such as:
  • Algebra/Number Theory
  • Analysis
  • Approximation Theory
  • Combinatorics/Graph Theory
  • Geometry/Topology
  • Logic/Set Theory
  • Math Biology
  • Numerical Analysis

Important links

Faculty of Science 
Programs in Science
Department of Mathematics
Graduate Programs