School of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science

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    Supporting the development of world-leading research
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    Ranked in the top 25 in the UK for research power

Research at SMSAS

72% of our output was assessed as world-leading/internationally excellent (*REF2014). 20% of our impact outside academia was assessed as world-leading. Based on weighted GPA this places us in the UK's top 25 in Mathematical Sciences.


* Research Excellence Framework 2014

  • An impressive 92% of our research-active staff submitted to the REF
  • All of the research submitted was judged to be of international quality.
  • The School's environment was judged to be conducive to supporting the development of world-leading research.
  • Collaborative and interdisciplinary research are particular strengths.
  • SMSAS has a very active research seminar programme across all subject areas and we're strongly committed to student achievement.

School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science (SMSAS), Sibson Building, Parkwood Road, Canterbury, CT2 7FS

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Last Updated: 16/02/2017