Master of Arts Mathematics is a postgraduate course. It contains an inclusive and methodical study of mathematics as a discipline at an advanced level. The program is divided into 4 semesters of 6 months each. Through the program many features are to be taken such as art of proving theorems, from both the aesthetic and philosophical points of view, using examples such as non-Euclidean geometries, uncountable sets, abstract groups and prime numbers. Emphasis will be located on understand the beauty and diversity of mathematical ideas.
The program will consist of a review of important results and unsolved problems that encourage mathematical research. Almost every college and university are providing this course mostly on regular basis and may be on distance basis.
How is M.A. Mathematics Course valuable?
M.A. Mathematics degree provides as a source for further elevated studies and research in this field such as Ph.D. and M.Phil. Degree in Mathematics. On achievement of this degree a candidate can apply for the UGC-NET or JRF exam; the success in these exams makes teaching or research as good options.
After successfully finishing M.A. Mathematics degree course, many job opportunities open up in actuarial sciences, statistics, mathematical modelling, computer sciences, cryptography etc. M.A. (Mathematics) degree is extremely useful in attaining other degrees in statistics and accounting, such as ICWA, etc.
- Insurance Agencies
- Business and Industry
- Computer Programmer
- Banks and Investment Firms
- Treasury Management Specialist
- Research and Development Firms
- Central/State Government Departments
- Number theory
- Logical analysis
- Statistical models
- Algebraic systems
- History of mathematics
- Current problems facing mathematics
Qualification mandatory is BA graduation in any stream. The qualification criteria for seeking after a graduate degree are holding a four-year certification with science subjects (science, maths and science).
MA is a 2 years duration course.
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