University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Graduate Studies in Mathematics

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Degree Programs:  Master of Science, Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy. Courses offered in the areas of algebra, analysis, applied mathematics, combinatorics, dynamical systems, geometry, and topology.

Admissions Deadlines for Fall 2020:

Program Graduate School Fellowship Deadline Department Financial Assistance Deadline* Final Deadline
Ph.D December 10, 2019 December 10, 2019 February 11, 2020
Master’s December 10, 2019 December 10, 2019 February 11, 2020

*Offers are sent out beginning in February; Applications received later in the semester may be considered if space and funding permit.


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Admissions Requirements:

  • Graduate School Online Application
  • Application Fee ($90.00)
  • Transcripts
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • General GRE test scores; GRE math subject test is encouraged
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Math supplemental application (available as a PDF or Word)
  • *International applicants are required to submit TOEFL or IELTS score (no more than two years old) and a completed financial certificate


Financial Assistance:  Most of our Ph.D. students are supported as Teaching and Research Assistants. Stipends typically range from $18,000 to $20,000.  Please click here for a cost of living comparison chart. Students may also be recommended for various university and national fellowships.


Laurie Straube, Graduate Student Services Manager,, 919-962-4178

Jingfang Huang, Director of Graduate Studies,


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