Welcome to Mathematics
The University of Waterloo's Faculty of Mathematics has the largest concentration of mathematical and computer science talent in the world. Perhaps the best testimony to Waterloo's standing and exceptional reputation is the quality and many achievements of the Faculty's teachers, researchers, alumni and students. With more than 8,000 graduate and undergraduate students, 240 full-time professors, and 300 courses in mathematics, statistics and computer science, the Faculty is a powerhouse of discovery and innovation.
- Feb. 8, 2018
From the Canadian Math Society
OTTAWA, ON - The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce the members of Canada’s first-ever team to compete in the European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO) in Florence, Italy, April 9-15, 2018. EGMO Math Team Canada is:
- Jan. 29, 2018
The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is opening a cyber security lab and investing $1.78 million into research at the University of Waterloo to develop advanced cybersecurity and privacy tools.
- Jan. 22, 2018
Sherry Shannon-Vanstone opened her toolbox at the CryptoWorks21 Distinguished Lecture
“To the man that has only a hammer, everything he encounters begins to look like a nail.”
Your toolbox needs more than just a hammer. Why? That’s exactly it – Why?
Sherry Shannon-Vanstone told a crowd of academics, business professionals and entrepreneurs that people don’t buy what you do, but why you do it. To explain what she meant, Shannon-Vanstone opened her toolbox and shared her tools to commercialize information technology.
- Feb. 25, 2018
Stephen M. Watt, Dean, Faculty of Mathematics invites you to join him at the Ontario Science Centre for a Math Alumni, Family & Friends Day. Special discounted prices apply for admissions.
- Feb. 27, 2018
Join a panel of math alumni who have all achieved success after completing either the Computational Math program, or by finishing graduate studies. Find out your options, and get a chance to network with those who have experienced what you might want to go through!
- Feb. 28, 2018
Join us for the Faculty of Mathematics heat of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition.
The winner of the heat will go on to compete in the University of Waterloo 3MT final competition. Come out and support our graduate students as they take on this presentation challenge.