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    The Department of Mathematics & Statistics is committed to McMaster’s tradition of strong, innovative undergraduate and graduate teaching programs that link to strong, innovative research programs.

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    Undergraduate Studies

    Math & Stats at McMaster expands your future possibilities.

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    Secure your future with a graduate degree in Math & Stats at McMaster.

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    Explore the many research areas in Math & Stats at McMaster.

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McMaster University will continue to host undergraduate academic activities remotely for the Spring/Summer/Intersession term with only a few exceptions for courses that need student access to specialized equipment.

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Undergraduate Studies

Undergraduate Studies

Embark on one of the many exciting paths that Math & Stats has to offer with this comprehensive list of all our undergraduate programs.

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Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Interested in pursuing a graduate degree in Math & Stats? Click the link below to check out all of our graduate programmes:

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People

People

Our faculty, staff and students are dedicated to the discovery, communication and application of knowledge through the interdisciplinary study of mathematics and statistics.

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Research

Research

Explore the many research areas that our department has to offer from mathematical biology to financial mathematics and much more.

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Outreach

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Math & Stats Department offers various activities for both high school students and their teachers.

Upcoming Events

20Sep
Monday, 20 September 2021, 11 30 AM - 12 20 PM
AIMS Lab Seminar - Organizational Meeting
28Sep
30Sep
Thursday, 30 September 2021, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Geometry and Topology Seminar - Pei-Ken Hung - TBA
5Oct
Tuesday, 5 October 2021, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Statistics Seminar - Richard J. Cook - TBA
19Oct
Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Statistics Seminar - Paul Gustafson - TBA
21Oct
Thursday, 21 October 2021, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Geometry and Topology Seminar - Benjamin Brück - TBA
26Oct
Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Statistics Seminar - Stephen Walter - TBA

Latest News

Dr N Balakrishnan elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Tuesday, 7 September 2021

Congratulations to Dr Balakrishnan who has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Dr  Balakrishnan is recognised for being a world leader in... Read more

Dr David Earn appointed Faculty of Science Research Chair in Mathematical Epidemiology

Tuesday, 4 May 2021

Congratulations to David Earn who has been appointed as Faculty of Science Resarch Chair in Mathematical Epidemiology. The Science Research Chairs program seeks to recognize... Read more

Carl Riehm (1935 – 2021)

Wednesday, 24 March 2021

Carl Riehm (1935 – 2021) We are saddened by the death of Carl Riehm, a long-time faculty member at McMaster University and a good friend of... Read more

James Stewart Research Support Awards - Summer 2021 applications

Wednesday, 17 February 2021

The James Stewart fund provides funding for students in Mathematics and Statistics to participate in opportunities that might not otherwise be available to them. These... Read more

Second McMaster & Co-operators Problem Solving Workshop

Monday, 8 February 2021

We are happy to announce the Second McMaster & Co-operators Problem Solving e-Workshop edition, jointly organized by the Department of Mathematics & Statistics at McMaster... Read more

Dr Paul McNicholas awarded prestigious Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences

Monday, 7 December 2020

Congratulations to Dr Paul McNicholas who has won the prestigious Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences  for his contributions to statistics research in Canada – the first... Read more

Dr Dmitry Pelinovsky receives Humboldt Research Award

Monday, 7 December 2020

Congratulation to Dr. Dmitry Pelinovsky  who has been elected the recipient of a Humboldt Research Award after having been nominated for this award by Prof. Dr. Michael Plum, Karlsruhe Institute of... Read more

Congratulations to Michael Gallaugher recipient of the Governor General’s Academic Medal

Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Congratulations to Michael Gallaugher who has received the Governor General’s Academic Medal, one of the most prestigious student awards in Canada. Michael has graduated with... Read more

McMaster University AFM Program Selected as a Winner of the 2020 CAS University Award

Thursday, 16 July 2020

The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) announced that McMaster University has been selected as a recipient of the 2020 CAS University Award, recognizing the innovative and exemplary... Read more

COVID-19 UPDATE

Friday, 13 March 2020

McMaster in-person classes for undergraduate and graduate students will end at the end of day Friday March 13th and no in-person exams will be held... Read more

First McMaster & Co-operators Problem Solving Workshop

Monday, 10 February 2020

The First McMaster & Co-operators Problem Solving Workshop edition is jointly organized by the Department of Mathematics & Statistics at McMaster University and the Co-operators General... Read more

Paul McNicholas awarded prestigious Steacie Fellowship

Monday, 6 May 2019

Paul McNicholas, a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, has been awarded the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s prestigious E.W.R... Read more

Britton Lectures - April 9-12, 2019

Friday, 29 March 2019

The Britton Lecture series "Combining statistics and geometry for effective data integration" will take place April 9-12, 2019, the speaker is Dr Susan Holmes Read more

Walter Craig 1953 - 2019

Monday, 21 January 2019

Walter Craig: Celebration of Life. Saturday 16 March 2019.  Livestreaming of the Celebration of Life - talk by Gene Wayne  and Remembering Walter Walter Craig, one of Canada’s... Read more

Dr Lia Bronsard and Dr Miroslav Lovric named in Inaugural Class of Fellows of the Canadian Mathematics Society

Monday, 10 December 2018

Congratulations to Dr Lia Bronsard and Dr Miroslav Lovric who have been recognized by the Canadian Mathematics Society in the Inaugural Class of Fellows.   The Fellows... Read more

Dr N Balakrishnan receives 2018 President's Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision

Monday, 5 November 2018

Congratulations to Dr N Balakrishnan who has been awarded a 2018 President's Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision.          Read more

Governor General's Academic Medal winner Vanessa Bierling

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Congratulations to Vanessa Bierling who was awarded the Governor General's Academic Medal at convocation on June 14, 2018. Vanessa graduated from the Mathematics and Statistics... Read more

Dr George Dragomir Wins Teaching Excellence Award

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Congratulations to Dr George Dragomir who has won a student nominated Teaching Excellence Award.         Read more

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