Applied Mathematics – Data Science Master Program

Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Science University of Novi Sad is starting with a new two year (120 ECTS) master program Applied Mathematics – Data Science from October 2016. The program will be in English and is designed in close cooperation with Biosense Research Institute (www.biosense.rs) and Engineering Department at University of Novi […]

Elements of the ECMI Educational Program in a high school

Since September 2009 the mathematical modeling  experiment is running in the Grammar-School in Rawicz- Sierakowo (Poland)  The project entitled  “Mathematical Modeling as a key to the future – the support of the mathematical education in a grammar-school” is supervised by the ECMI Teaching  Center in the Wroclaw University of Science Technology (WUST). The aim of […]

Fraunhofer MINT-EC Math Talents Programme

This summer 23 students will be invited to attend the closing workshop of the Fraunhofer MINT-EC Math Talents programme in Trippstadt, Germany. MINT is the German for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). The MINT-EC is a network of schools in Germany with a focus on STEM. During the week-long residential workshop, the final of a series […]

A week project on Mathematics for high school graduates

The Laboratory for Mathematical Engineering (LEMA) of the School of Engineering of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto is committed to attract new students to mathematical areas. With this in mind, we promote several one-week projects on Applied Mathematics for high school graduates. These students are the next year candidates for a college degree and our […]

Online education for mathematical modelling in Finland

Seven Finnish universities have joined their efforts to teach mathematical modelling in Finland with the help of the World Wide Web. By bundling the resources and expertise, they managed to offer modelling courses that would otherwise be beyond the capabilities of the individual universities. The collaboration started 2002 as a pilot project of the Finnish […]

The development of projects at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

What are the key issues in an MSc in applied maths? Of course the applications and the maths! But the order (and even more the emphasis) matters. In Budapest we had a traditionally strong theoretical mathematics education and when the new direction of Applied Maths was launched in the 1990s,