The Department of Mathematics offers an active research environment with a distinctly international character. Every year, students in the program attend a highly distinguished lecture series and participate in international conventions featuring well-known mathematicians.
Studies in the Department are offered in four tracks:
1. Pure Mathematics
2. Industrial and Applied Mathematics
3. Mathematics and Computer Science
4. Mathematics Education
The M.Sc. program offers a Thesis (research) track and requires two years of full-time study. Outstanding students may join the combined M.Sc.-Ph.D. track during the 2nd year of their M.Sc. studies.
For further information please visit the Mathematics Dept. website
» B.Sc. degree in Mathematics at a minimum GPA of 80/100 from accredited institution.
» A TOEFL score of 85/120 or the equivalent score in an internationally recognized English proficiency exam is required.
» The candidate must identify a potential advisor (research supervisor) among the faculty's staff.
In order to assist you in finding an advisor, please visit the BGU Research Portal
» In some cases, a Skype interview will be conducted as part of the admission process in order to better assess the student's abilities.
Mandatory documents for preliminary consideration:
» A copy of the applicant's undergraduate diploma
» A copy of the applicant's academic transcripts
» A copy of the applicant's TOEFL/IETLS score
» A copy of the applicant's GRE subject score
» Two letters of recommendation from faculty members who are familiar with the applicant's academic work and skills. These should be sent by the recommender directly to
» A copy of the first page of your passport
» A copy of your CV
Please note that original documents must be presented upon arrival to Israel.