The 4-semester M.Sc programme is carefully
designed to impart essential knowledge in Mathematics with opportunities for
specialization in all major areas of pure and applied mathematics. In the
first three semesters the focus is on core courses. In the last semester the
students have the option to choose courses from a list of special topics.
Several, viva voce and project dissertations are integral part of the
programme. A limited number of courses offered by the department of computer
science and engineering can also be opted as electives.
Admission to M.Sc. programmes at IIT Madras is open to candidates qualified
in JAM -Joint Admission Test to M.Sc. JAM is an allIndia common
admission test for candidates seeking admission to Post Graduate programmes
in Science subjects in all IITs.
The course structure enables students
to get admission for higher studies in
India and abroad in Mathematics, Computer Science and
Management. They also get placement in Industries and Educational
Institutions. Of late, software industry has shown special interest on our
Upgradation to Ph.D.
For more details click M.Sc.-Ph.D Dual Degree.
Complete list of courses