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Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Welcome to the

Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

at the

Nelson Mandela University

The Department offers both Mathematics and Applied Mathematics as majors within a BSc degree programme. Postgraduate programmes in Mathematics up to PhD level are also offered by the department.

A range of service Mathematics courses are housed in the department. These include Mathematics courses for Engineering, Commerce, Education and Law students.

Departmental research interests are in Abstract Algebra, Computational Mathematics, Biomathematics and Functional Analysis.


Contact information
Ms Christa Esterhuizen
Departmental Secretary
Tel: 27 41 504 2310

Dr Jacob Maritz
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 041 5042018