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#Admissions2022: Course Profile- B.Sc. (Honours) Mathematics

Here’s all the information that you need to know about the B.Sc. (Honours) Mathematics course offered at Delhi University (DU).


About the Course

The B.Sc. Honours Mathematics Course at DU ranges over 3 years and covers a whole range of topics like Calculus, Algebra, Differential Equations, among other things. The core papers of first semester include calculus and algebra. The core papers of second semester include real analysis and differential equations. The core papers of third semester include theory of real functions, group theory, and multivariate calculus. The core papers of fourth semester include partial differential equations, Riemann integration and series of functions, ring theory and linear algebra-I. The core papers of fifth semester include metric spaces and group theory. The core papers of sixth semester include complex analysis and ring theory and linear algebra-II

Refer here for the syllabus and course structure

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Potential Career Choices

This course opens up a range of avenues for an individual to pursue after the completion. They can opt for higher education or even go into research and field work. Here is a list of some other options that can be explored:

  • Research Science (Mathematics)
  • Civil Services
  • Teaching/Academia
  • Business process outsourcing
  • Railways
  • Banking

Which Colleges Offer this Course?

There are a number of colleges in the varsity that offer this course. Here are few of the colleges offering the course amongst others:

  • St. Stephen’s College
  • Hindu College
  • Lady Shri Ram College for Women
  • Kirori Mal College
  • Miranda House
  • Gargi College
  • Hansraj College
  • Ramjas College
  • Sri Venkateswara College

What do students have to say about the course?

While it starts off with where things were left in class 12th, it diverges from it the further we move through the syllabus. I suppose your relationship with Maths remains the same. It’s fun if you understand what’s going on and you can solve questions, and it’s extremely hard if you don’t get the topic.

Second year student at Kirori Mal College

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