O que eu aprenderei?

Embark in high quality and innovative research in the broad field of mathematical sciences that demonstrates the beauty of numbers and algorithms and their usefulness in decision-making and problem-solving.

This research programme aims to develop your research skills in one of the many exciting areas of mathematics, ranging from pure mathematics, applied mathematics to applied statistics. Working closely with your supervisors, you will be exposed to the different aspects of research activities, including developing a comprehensive literature review, identifying areas of contribution, and communicating research outputs via journal publications and conference presentations.

The PhD in Mathematical Sciences will equip you with strong mathematical, analytical and statistical data analysis skills, to become experts and well-qualified researchers.

Areas of Research

The School has a dedicated team of academicians and in-house actuaries who will mentor and discuss possible research topics with you in the following areas of research interests, but not limited to:

Applications of statistics in finance and insurance

Applied probability

Applied stochastic processes

Computational fluid dynamics

Evolutionary computation

Graph theory

High-performance computing

Linear algebra

Longevity studies

Mathematical modelling

Medical statistics

Neural networks

Numerical methods

Rank preserver


Statistical modelling

Time series modelling

Career Prospects

Doctoral graduates may enter careers in academia, consulting or research, as well as undertake specialist roles in areas related to mathematics and statistics in various organizations, such as universities, research institutes, and industrial R&D laboratories.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Mathematical Science

Opções de estudo

Período integral (3 anos)

RM11.600,00 (R$ 14.590) por ano
RM 34,800 for the entire course, RM 9,600 (Resource Fee); Intl admin fee: RM 5,940

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

Junho 2020, Agosto 2020


Sunway University

No. 5, Jalan Universiti,

Bandar Sunway,



47500, Malaysia

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Master’s Degree; English language requirements - IELTS 7.0, TOEFL 100 Internet-based, PTE Academic 70 overall.

Para estudantes internacionais

A Master Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Operations Research, Quantitative Sciences, or other related fields.

Other Qualifications

Any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to case basis.

IELTS 6.0;

TOEFL 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), or 80 (internet-based)


Sobre a universidade

A Universidade Sunway está entre os 2% das melhores universidades da Ásia, de acordo com o QS Asia University Rankings 2019.

  • 880.000 pés quadrados de campus no centro da cidade de Sunway
  • Premiada com 5 estrelas no QS Stars University Rankings 2019
  • Já atraiu mais de 26.000 estudantes de mais de 90 países
  • Oferece uma gama de bolsas de estudo valendo RM 402 milhões