Postgraduate studies

After completing Master's degree (in mathematics, applied mathematics orstatistics) it is possible to apply for postgraduate studies. The major research fields in the Department of Mathematical Sciences are

  • Nonlinear Analysis, Harmonic Analysis, Banach Algebras, Function Spaces, PDE
  • Number Theory and Cryptography
  • Algebra (Group Theory)
  • Statistical Pattern Recognition, Statistical Analysis of Shapes and Images, Nonparametric Function Estimation
  • Econometrics, Biometrics, Spatial Statistics


The University of Oulu Graduate School (UniOGS) coordinates all doctoral studies and accepts postgraduate students. If you are interested in postgraduate studies, please contact first the professor of the relevant field from the Department of Mathematical Sciences (see Contact). 

Last updated: 13.2.2013