Programme structure

The programme option Applied Mathematics and Risk Analysis is built around a Master's thesis, which is an independent scientific research work of 60 ECTS credits, and six courses with a total of 60 ECTS credits. 

Course of study

4th. semester Master's thesis Master's thesis Master's thesis
3rd semester Master's thesis Master's thesis Master's thesis
2nd semester MATH4XXX Mathematical
modeling in Science
Elective course Elective course
1st semester IN4XXX High-Performance
Computing and Numerical
Data analysis
and machine learning
Elective course
  10 ECTS credits 10 ECTS credits 10 ECTS credits

Mandatory courses

Select two of the following courses:

  • IN4XXX  High-Performance Computing and Numerical projects
  • FYS-MATH4XXX Data Analysis and Machine Learning
  • MATH4XXX  Mathematical modeling in Science

In case you have already taken these courses, or courses with an equivalent content, you may be exempted from these requirements and replace the above mandatory courses with various elective courses. We always recommend conferring with your contact person(s) about which courses to include as part of your Master's thesis.

Elective courses

The following courses are recommended:

Relevant courses for applied mathematics

Relevant courses for risk analysis:

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Published Dec. 22, 2016 1:10 PM - Last modified July 6, 2017 12:34 PM