The Student office at Mathematical Sciences
The Student office at Mathematical Sciences
Photo: Malin Arnesson

The department is joint between the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology. This means that our teachers, researchers and doctoral students teach and conduct research at both universities. As a student, you have a wider range of courses to choose from and you can use facilities, such as libraries and student premises, at both universities.

About Department of Mathematical Sciences

Type of organization
Belongs to faculty
Faculty of Science
Contact information
Post address
Visiting address
Chalmers Tvärgata 3

Programme and courses at Mathematical Sciences

We offer a master's programme and several freestanding courses in English. Our teachers also teach and hold courses at other departments at the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology.

Master's Programme in Mathematical Sciences

Courses at the Department of Mathematical Sciences

Contact information

Contact information to teaching staff at Mathematical Sciences. Our teachers can answer questions about the courses they teach. You can see who is responsible for a specific course and which other teachers are involved in that course in the learning management system Canvas.

Student office at Mathematical Sciences

You can pick up your exams and get answers to questions about your studies at our student office.

Regular opening hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 11 am to 1pm. Please note that changes in the opening hours may occur. Changes are notified through the link below.

Visiting address: Chalmers Tvärgata 3, entrance floor

Email address:

Read more about the help you can get at the student office

Study counselling at Mathematical Sciences

Sonja Göc
Sonja Göc
Study Counsellor

Contact Sonja for questions regarding:

  • Master's programme in Mathematical Sciences
  • Courses in mathematics and mathematical statistics

Follow us on social media

Instagram: @matematikgu

Our premises

Our premises are located at Campus Johanneberg in the Chalmers area.

Read more about our premises


As a student at the Department of Mathematical Sciences you can turn to both Chalmers Main Library and Gothenburg University Library. In addition, Mathematical Sciences have their own departmental library.

Mathematics library

Visiting address: Chalmers tvärgata 3
Read more about the Mathematics library

Chalmers Main Library

Visiting address: Hörsalsvägen 2
Read more about Chalmers Main Library

Gothenburg University Library

The university library is located at several places. As a mathematics student, you can turn to the Biomedical Library.
Read more about Gothenburg University Library

Access to e-resources for University of Gothenburg students at Mathematical Sciences

The libraries at the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers provide e-resources for students, for access to e-books, databases, scientific articles, etc. You who are a University of Gothenburg student need to contact the student office to get access to special e-resources at the department:

The Student Group for Mathematics

SG Matte is a part of the Science Section of the student union Göta studentkår and represents the students that study courses and programmes at the Department of Mathematical Sciences. They work to spread good vibes at the department and to make all students feel comfortable. There you will find mathematics students in different classes who you can ask for help, about course literature or similar issues.

There is also a Facebook group for the mathematics students, called “Väsentligen lika med Matematikstudenter” 
Link to the Facebook group for Math students

Safety and emergency situations

Information from Chalmers about what to do if an emergency occurs at Campus Johanneberg

Routine for emergencies and evacuation

The Department of Mathematical Sciences has its own routine for emergencies and evacuation that employees and students need to know.


It is possible for students to buy a parking permit for Campus Johanneberg/the Chalmers area from Chalmersfastigheter.

Contact Chalmersfastigheter for more information


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