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Mathematics, Degree Project

This course is the degree project required for a Master's Degree in Mathematics.

The content of the course is decided by the supervisor after consultation with the student. The course intends to provide experience and knowledge in the scientific approach and scientific work in mathematics. The course work should be given a detailed description in a work plan that shall be approved by the head teacher of the course before the project is begun.

This version of the degree project replaces the older version, which has course code MM9007.

  • Course structure

    The course consists of one element, the project.

    Teaching format

    Instruction consists of supervision of thesis work.


    The course is assessed through a written report and an oral presentation at a seminar.


    A list of examiners can be found on

    Exam information

  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.

    The course has no schedule.

  • Course literature

    Note that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.

    The course literature is based on scientific publications and reports in the present area chosen by the student through literature search as well as literature distributed by the supervisor.

  • More information

  • Contact

    Student contact at the Department of Mathematics

    Main teacher of degree projects in mathematics
    Coordinator of degree projects in mathematics