IGNOU M.Sc has the following broad objectives to emphasis the relevance and usefulness of mathematics from an application point of view to equip the learners with the core mathematical knowledge and training necessary for use in many application areas to expose the learner to real-life problems and promote the use of mathematics in industry and applied sciences to develop a work force that is equipped with the mathematical skills that are necessary in the changing industrial and economic scenario of the country to develop human resource in emerging disciplines such as Mathematical Biology, Computational Mathematics, Mathematical Economics, etc to promote collaborative research with industry and other user agencies. To successfully complete this IGNOU Courses, you will have to earn 64 credits over a period of 2 to 4 years depending on your convenience. However, you will not be allowed to earn more than 16 credits in a semester. These 64 credits comprise
1. Core Courses 34 credits
2. Elective Courses 26 credits
3. Project 4 credits
Total 64 credits
Name of the Programme:
M.Sc. Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science (MACS)
(Offered in January only)
1)Graduates with a Major,or Honoursin Mathematics with at least 50% in Computer marks in aggregate.If the seats at a centre remain vacant then
2) Graduates with a BA/B.Sc. degree with Mathematics as one of the
three main subjects with equal weightage, having atleast 50% in
aggregate and 55% in aggregate in the Mathematics courses will be considered for admission.
Min. age Duration:
Year Min. Max.
2 Years 4 Years.
Rs.4900/- (I semester)Rs.4800/-(II, III & IV semester)