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Department of Mathematics

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The department was established in 1944 as a part of the then existing Birla Science College, which was incorporated in the Institute in 1964.The department offers opportunities for the education and research in a wide spectrum of areas in Mathematics such as: Algebra and Analysis, Differential Equations and their applications, Discrete Mathematics and applications, Statistics and Operations Research, Mathematical Modeling etc. The department runs several foundational courses in Mathematics for all students in Pilani campus pursuing Integrated first degree programs (B.E., M.Sc. (Hons), M.Sc. (Tech)) of the Institute. Besides, the department also offers specialized courses in Mathematics for students pursuing M.Sc. (Hons) and Ph.D. degrees in Mathematics. The department also contributes substantially towards the Work Integrated Learning Programs of the Institute specifically designed for the professionals working in various industries. The department has strongly motivated faculty with diverse specialization in Mathematical sciences providing a potential for pursuing research in basic sciences as well as in interdisciplinary areas of science, engineering and technology. The department is committed to train the students to make them motivated and dedicated engineers and scientists.

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Department od Mathematics takes pride in introducing the reports, publications and books written by out faculty and students
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Courses offered for students of various disciplines
  • Mathematics-I (Advanced Calculus) 
  • Mathematics-II (Linear Algebra & Complex Analysis)
  • Mathematics-III (Differential Equations)
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Our faculty have extensive experience in industry, research as well as teaching. Our strength is a reflection of their skills, innovation and drive. Our staff members typically have a high sense of purpose and derive great meaning from working together to ensure BITS Pilani's academic and research excellence is well supported.
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The Department has achieved several milestones in research,fellowship,grants and infrastructure.

Ph D Admissions I sem 2016-17 : Shortlisting Criteria

On campus

  • 60% /6.0 CGPA or above in M.Phil/ ME or equivalent for candidates having such degree
  • 60% /6.0 CGPA or above in M.Sc  or equivalent for candidates with such highest degree

Part Time

  • 60% /6.0 CGPA or above in M.Phil/ ME or equivalent for candidates having such degree
  • 60% /6.0 CGPA or above in M.Scor equivalent for candidates with such highest degree
  • MBA Not considered

Recent achievements of the department

  • Dr. Trilok Mathur chaired one session and presented a research paper  "Caputo-Type Fuzzy Fractional Riccati Differential Equations with Fuzzy Initial Conditions" in ICMCSSE 2016: International Conference on Mathematical, Computational and Statistical Sciences and Engineering held on Jul 11-12, 2016 in Hotel Park Inn, Stockholm, Sweden. This conference was organised by World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology.Dr. Shivi Agarwal received the best paper presentation award in ICMCSSE 2016 held at Stockholm, Sweden, during 11-12 July, 2016. 
  • Dr. Padma Murli got Sanctioned of CSIR Major Project titled "Modeling and Analysis of the Dynamics of Diabetes Mellitus in Indian Population and Control Measures" duration three years, June 2016-May 2019.
  • Dr. Suresh Kumar got sanctioned a SERB research project.

Latest News

  • Dr. Trilok Mathur delivered an Invited Lecture "Fractional Order Calculus" in Faculty of Economics, VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic on 10th June 2016.
  • Prof. C B Gupta participated in International conference on  Recent Advances in Mathematics and their Applications organized by Department of Mathematics, University of Rajasthan during July 10-12, 2016. For detail click here.
  • Dr. Krishnendra Shekhawat presented a paper in DCC-16,  held at Northwestern University, Evanston (Chicago), USA during June 27-29, 2016.

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