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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.

  • Undergraduate Studies

    Undergraduate Studies

    Math & Stats at McMaster expands your future possibilities.

  • Graduate Studies

    Graduate Studies

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

  • Research

    Research

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

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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

Research

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

Upcoming Events

22Nov
Friday, 22 November 2019, 11 30 AM - 12 30 PM
Model theory seminar, James Rooney, McMaster
22Nov
Friday, 22 November 2019, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Colloquium - Derek Bingham - POSTPONED New date TBA
29Nov
Friday, 29 November 2019, 11 30 AM - 12 30 PM
Model theory seminar, Adam van Tuyl, McMaster
3Dec
Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 03 30 PM - 05 00 PM
Statistics Seminar - Sharon McNicholas - TBA
5Dec
Thursday, 5 December 2019, 03 30 PM - 04 30 PM
Geometry & Topology - Katherine Raoux - TBA

Latest News

Putnam Competition 2019

Friday, 6 September 2019

 Putnam Competition - first organizational meeting will be Sept.12 at 11:30 in HH/312 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

Dr Megumi Harada recipient of the 2018 Krieger-Nelson Prize

Friday, 2 March 2018

Congratulations to Dr Megumi Harada who has been named by the Canadian Mathematics Society (CMS) as the recipient of the 2018 Krieger-Nelson Prize.   Dr Harada will receive the... Read more

Students named MacDATA fellows

Friday, 26 January 2018

CSE Ph.D. students Angelina Pesevski, Tyler Roick, and Peter Tait named MacDATA fellows.     Read more

Dr N Balakrishnan receives Honorary doctorate degree

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece has awarded Dr N. Balakrishnan with an Honorary Doctorate Degree.         Read more

Combinatorial Algebra meets Algebraic Combinatorics - Annual Meeting

Monday, 18 September 2017

The 15th Annual Meeting of the Combinatorial Algebra meets Algebraic Combinatorics will take place at McMaster University, January 26-28, 2018. Read more

Paul McNicholas elected to College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Congratulations to Dr Paul McNicholas who has been elected to the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists Read more

Putnam Competition

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

 Putnam Competition - first organizational meeting will be Sept.15 at 11:30 in HH/312 Read more

Paul McNicholas named University Scholar

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Congratulations to Dr Paul McNicholas who has been named a University Scholar. The title is given to recognize faculty members who have distinguished themselves as... Read more

Statistician, Data Scientist, Mathematician, and Actuary all placed in the top 11 careers

Monday, 5 June 2017

Statistician, Data Scientist, Mathematician, and Actuary all placed in the top 11 careers (out of 200) in the 2017 jobs rating report from Careercast. Read more

Chai Molina wins CAIMS Cecil Graham Doctoral Dissertation Award

Friday, 12 May 2017

Chai Molina has won the 2017 CAIMS-SCMAI Cecil Graham Doctoral Dissertation Award, and he has been invited to attend the CAIMS annual meeting which will  take place... Read more

Putnam Competition Results

Thursday, 27 April 2017

McMaster’s 2016 Putnam team finished 68th in this year’s William Lowell Putnam competition; 415 teams competed.  This is the second best performance by McMaster of... Read more

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