Master - Mathematics and Applications

Program Objectives

The Master's in Mathematics and Applications offers high-end preparation in pure and applied mathematics.
Its aim is to prepare specialists in mathematics as a whole. It prepares students for academic research as much as for professions in industry and the service sector where modeling has a prominent place.

Program Objectives :

  • Delve deep into mathematics during the first year.
  • Enhance first-year theoretical knowledge and lead into applied and theoretical mathematics.
  • Pursue a doctorate or pursue studies leading towards professionalization.

This Master's program is the fruit of a collaboration between Dauphine-PSL, École Normale Supérieure-PSL, MINES ParisTech-PSL and Observatoire de Paris-PSL.

Types of education
Initial and work-based training
Outgoing Level
BAC+5
Language(s)
French and English
Duration of studies
4 semesters (excluding the gap year)
ECTS Credits
120 credits
Type of Diploma
National diploma
Academic Year
2021/2022

Primary Opportunities

  • Actuary
  • Consultant
  • Research Engineer
  • Statistical/Actuarial Studies Officer
  • Doctoral Candidate
  • Quantitative Financial Market Analyst

A dedicated team

  • Pierre CARDALIAGUET

    University Professor, Director of the 1st year of the Master's degree - Applied Mathematics, Director of the 1st year of the Master's degree - Advanced Mathematics

  • Christophe DUTANG

    Associate Professor, Director of the 2nd year of the Master's degree - Actuarial Science

  • Patrice BERTRAND

    Associate Professor

  • Pierre BRUGIERE

    Associate Professor, Director of the 2nd year of the Master's degree - Statistic and Financial Engineering

  • Guillaume CARLIER

    University Professor, Director of the 2nd year of the Master's degree - Mathematics of Insurance and Financial Economics (MASEF)

  • Christian ROBERT

    University Professor, Director of the 2nd year of the Master's degree - Mathematics, Apprenticeship, and Humanities (MASEF)

  • Stéphane MISCHLER

    University Professor, Director of the 2nd year of the Master's degree - Applied and Theoretical Mathematics (MATH)