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Welcome to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at American University of Sharjah!
Our department follows the American model, providing a comprehensive education in mathematics and statistics that equips students with the quantitative and reasoning skills essential for lifelong learning and success in their chosen fields. We are actively engaged in internationally recognized research and collaborate with the wider community through professional consultation, academic partnerships and outreach initiatives.
Alongside a diverse range of preparatory and general education mathematics and statistics courses available to all disciplines on campus, we offer programs leading to two degrees and three undergraudate minors: |-BREAK-|
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
Master of Science in Mathematics
Minor in Actuarial Mathematics
Minor in Applied and Computational Mathematics
Minor in Data Science
We take immense pride in the achievements of our alumni. Many have secured competitive positions in local, regional and international companies across industries such as finance, media and beyond. Others have become dedicated educators at high schools and higher education institutions in the region. Several have pursued graduate programs at renowned institutions in North America and Europe, including Texas A&M University, University of British Columbia, University of Maryland, Cornell University, University of Lille and more.
Our commitment to disseminating mathematical knowledge is demonstrated through excellence in research, innovative teaching in a supportive learning environment, and service to the university and the wider community. Our faculty members possess diverse backgrounds and professional experience from leading institutions in the US, Canada and Europe. Their research findings are published in top-rated international journals within their respective areas of expertise. To learn more about our faculty, we encourage you to explore their profiles.
As a member of the American Mathematical Society, our department actively hosts and organizes professional international conferences, special events and seminar series. We consistently strive to enhance students' learning experiences by organizing student conferences and offering engaging public lectures. The Mathematics Learning Center provides free tutoring services for first-year and sophomore math students.
For further information about our programs, research endeavors and service activities, we encourage you to reach out to us or visit our department, located in the New Academic Building (NAB) within the College of Arts and Sciences. Thank you for your interest.
Dr. Abdul Salam Jarrah
Professor and Department Head
AUS is renowned for its commitment to academic rigor and offers a comprehensive, well-rounded education in mathematics.
AUS offers a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Master of Science in Mathematics, and minors in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Actuarial Mathematics and Data Science. These programs are on par with prestigious American universities, ensuring access to top-quality education.
AUS provides students with opportunities to collaborate with faculty members, engage in cutting-edge projects and potentially publish their work. Research projects are integrated into the curriculum for bachelor of science students, while master of science students write a master's thesis.
Our faculty are renowned experts who have graduated from prestigious universities in the USA, Canada and the UK. They actively publish their research in top peer-reviewed journals and present their work at national and international conferences.
AUS offers an optional internship program, enabling students to gain practical training in various industries, businesses and schools. This program enhances their professional development and provides real-world experience.
AUS mathematics alumni have successful careers in diverse sectors, including IT, banking, insurance, teaching and further studies at prestigious universities worldwide.
A mathematics degree can lead to exciting career paths in diverse fields such as environmental studies, medicine, national security, astronomy, robotics, business and many more. With the mathematical knowledge and skills, graduates go on to pursue opportunities in some of the below areas:
A mathematics degree can lead to exciting career paths in diverse fields. AUS alumni are highly regarded for their ability to make an impact on their communities and the world. Our graduates can be found working at prestigious organizations and universities worldwide.
SEE WHERE AUS MATHEMATICS GRADUATES HAVE LANDED:
Sara Mahmoud | Spring 2021
Madhu Bathija | Fall 2013
UAE Space Agency
Ajman Municipality & Planning Department
International Luxury Group
Ayat Aljarousha |Spring 2011
Institute of Applied Technology
University of Birmingham
New York University Abu Dhabi
International School of Choueifat
American University of Sharjah
Our department is actively involved in cutting-edge research. Explore our research initiatives and contributions.
The Mathematics Learning Center (MLC) offers free tutoring services to all AUS first- and second-year students. Our services include:
For more information, please contact [email protected].
For more information about our department or programs, please contact us:
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
College of Arts and Sciences
American University of Sharjah
P.O. Box 26666
Abdul Salam Jarrah, Ph.D
Tel +971 6 515 2397
Tel +971 6 515 2163
For admission information, please visit https://infodesk.aus.edu, sign up and post your query.