By pursuing a PhD at Concordia's Department of Mathematics and Statistics, you will play a critical role in shaping and advancing the mathematical sciences. Researchers in the mathematical sciences tackle complex problems in an array of fast-evolving fields. You will investigate research questions and gain expertise in some of the discipline’s most vibrant areas of study. Concordia’s association with the ISM (Institut des sciences mathématiques) and the CRM (Centre de recherches mathématiques) allows you to take courses at any of the four major universities in Montreal and to participate in collaborative projects throughout your studies. With a PhD from our Department, you will be ready to pursue a career in academia or apply cutting-edge research to a field of your choice.
MSc degree, with high standing in Mathematics or an allied discipline from a recognized university.
Proficiency in English. Applicants whose primary language is not English must demonstrate that their knowledge of English is sufficient to pursue graduate studies in their chosen field. Please refer to the Graduate Admission page for further information on the Language Proficiency requirements and exemptions.
International students: Considering the waiting period involved in meeting the entry requirements to Canada and Quebec, we strongly encourage international applicants to apply early and submit supporting documents prior to the deadline.
Late applications: Priority will be given to applications submitted on time. In some cases, programs may continue to accept applications as long as there is space available.
Tuition & funding
The tuition fees of the program may differ depending on your student status. To estimate the cost of your education at Concordia, go through five (5) easy steps.
Competitive funding packages in the form of awards, teaching and research assistantships are offered at the time of admission to most students to allow them to focus on their research and studies. Students are automatically considered for all entrance graduate awards when they apply to Concordia, provided they meet eligibility criteria. No separate application is required.