This site deals with the exams required for the Ph.D. program or the non-thesis option for the M.A. or M.S. program in Mathematics or Mathematical Statistics, or the Applied Mathematics and Applied Statistics concentrations of the AMSC program.

Important note: The qualifying requirements for the Scientific Computation concentration of the AMSC program are totally different. In addition, students in the Applied Mathematics concentration of the AMSC program usually must take one or more exams outside of the mathematics department; see here for further information.

Upcoming Exam Dates

Dates: The January 2018 exams will take place on January 10, 12, 16, 2018

Time & Location: All examinations will be held from 9 am - 1 pm in the Mathematics Colloquium Room (Kirwan 3206).

Wednesday, January 10


Applied Statistics

Friday, January 12



Tuesday, January 16


Mathematical Statistics

Please note the following:

  • This is the final qualifying exam schedule. If you signed-up before November 1, 2017, you should not have a schedule conflict. If you would like to take an exam, and have not already signed up, please contact M. Cristina ().  The deadline for registering is Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 12pm.