School of Mathematics

We are delighted and proud to have come 3rd in the REF for Mathematical Sciences, based on the quality and breadth of our combined research jointed submitted with Heriot-Watt as the Maxwell Institute*

*All rankings cited are calculated by combining the Times Higher Education’s ratings for the Maxwell Institute, both University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University, based on Research Power, the quality and breadth of our combined research.

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The School has an outstanding reputation in undergraduate and postgraduate education, and offers a wide range of undergraduate, MSc and PhD programmes.

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As part of the Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences, we form one of the UK's leading research centres in Mathematics.

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The School of Mathematics has a talented team of staff and students who work hard to communicate their love of mathematics to the wider community.

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