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MSc. Mathematics

Entry Requirements
The entry requirement for the M.Sc. Computer Science, M.Sc. Mathematics and M.Sc. Statistics is a first degree with at least a second class lower in Computer Science, Mathematics with Computer Science, Statistics with Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or equivalent from any recognized University. However, candidates having a third class degree may also be considered if he / she has spent at least five years in some relevant institution after graduation. Candidates with a first degree and the 2-year Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS) of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, are considered for admission into M.Sc. Computer Science programme.

Duration of the programme
The minimum duration for M.Sc. Computer Science, M.Sc. Mathematics and M.Sc. Statistics programmes is not less than three semesters (18 months) while the maximum is not more than six semesters (three academic sessions).

MS.c Mathematics Courses

First Semester   |   Second Semester

S/N Course Code Course Title Credit Units Semester
1 MATH801 Algebra 3 First Semester
2 MATH803 Functional Analysis 3 First Semester
3 MATH805 Partial Differential Equations 3 First Semester
4 MATH807 Space Dynamics 3 First Semester
5 MATH809 Linear and Non-Linear Programming (Elective) 3 First Semester
6 SCI801 Management and Entrepreneurship 2 First Semester
7 MATH881 Seminar (1 CU/Semester) 1 First Semester
8 MATH891 Research/Thesis (3 CU/Semester) 3 First Semester
S/N Course Code Course Title Credit Units Semester
1 MATH802 Algebraic Topology 3 Second Semester
2 MATH804 Advanced Complex Analysis 3 Second Semester
3 MATH806 Advanced Set Theory 3 Second Semester
4 MATH808 Computational Fluid Dynamics 3 Second Semester
5 MATH812 Group Representation Theory (Elective) 3 Second Semester
6 MATH814 Algebraic Theory of Semigroup (Elective) 3 Second Semester
7 MATH816 Advanced Differential Equations (Elective) 3 Second Semester
8 SCI802 ICT and Research Methodology 2 Second Semester
9 MATH882 Seminar (1 CU/Semester) 1 Second Semester
10 MATH892 Research/Thesis (3 CU/Semester) 3 Second Semester