M.S in Applied Mathematics

Illinois Institute of Technology

Chicago, Illinois, USA
M.S in Applied Mathematics
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The M.S. program in applied mathematics at Illinois Tech serves a dual purpose based on your background and career aims
  • The program provides a broad background in the fundamentals of the advanced mathematics that is applied to solve problems in the other fields
  • Students will study subjects such as Applied Analysis, Computational Mathematics, Probability, Discrete Applied Mathematics etc.
  • Students can craft their own coursework to meet their career goals by choosing one of the three options of study:
    • Coursework only option
    • Completing an industry-based project  
    • Writing an M.S. thesis
  • In addition, students can choose a specialization from a wide range of contemporary areas of applied mathematics:
    • Computational Statistics for Data Science
    • Discrete Computation and Optimization
    • Industrial Mathematics
    • Quantitative Risk Management
    • Stochastic Computation
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2160873 INR
Hostel & Meals1065642 INR
Insurance123556 INR
Transportation168452 INR
Books and Supplies65916 INR
Miscellaneous249016 INR
Activity Fee18310 INR
Student Service Fee65184 INR
New Student Fee21972 INR
Total1778048 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, applied mathematics, or related quantitative fields from an accredited educational institution, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Candidates whose degree is in another field and whose background in mathematics is strong are also eligible for admission and are encouraged to apply. All undergraduate prerequisites courses must be fulfilled, in addition to fulfilling all other degree requirements
ExamsTOEFL: 80

IELTS: 6.5
  • With a minimum section score of 6.5

PTE: 63
  • With a minimum section score of 53

GRE: 304
  • 304 (quantitative and verbal), 2.5 (analytical writing)

Additional info
  • During the admission process, Illinois Tech waives TOEFL or IELTS requirements if the applicants:
    • first or native language is English
    • have received a degree from an English-speaking institution and have attended that school for at least two years
    • school’s official medium of instruction is in English, per transcripts
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