Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Mathematics)

B.Sc. Mathematics is an undergraduate degree in the domain of Mathematical studies. The course aims at providing knowledge about disciplines of Maths such as Calculus, Differentiation, Integration, Linear programming, etc.

It is a 3-year professional degree course pursued by aspirants willing to make a career in the Mathematical domain and related disciplines.

B.Sc. Mathematics: Course Structure

The subjects of B.Sc. Mathematics course are designed in such a way that they primarily focus on developing mathematical skills in algebra, calculus and data analysis. B.Sc. Mathematics course is an amalgamation of in-depth knowledge of geometry, trigonometry, calculus and other theories.

It also explores related topics like Computer Science and Statistics. This degree course helps students in building a good foundation base for pursuing higher studies.

B.Sc. Mathematics: Syllabus Description

Year I
Topic Description
  • Differential calculus
  • Geometrical application of differential calculus
  • Asymptotes
  • Integral Calculus
  • Multiple Integrals
Probability & Statistics
  • Probability and theoretical distributions
  • Transformation of random variable
  • Testing of hypothesis
  • Correlation and regression
  • Statistical quality control
Analytical Solid Geometry
  • Analytical geometry of two dimensions
  • Analytical geometry of three dimensions
  • Central coincides
  • Paraboloids
  • Transformation of rectangular axes
Differential Equations
  • Solving ordinary differential calculus
  • Differential equations with constant coefficients
  • Formation and solving PDE
  • Homogenous linear differential equations
  • Laplace transforms
Year II
Topic Description
Real Analysis
  • Sets and Functions
  • Real-valued functions
  • Equivalence, Countability
  • Real Numbers
  • Least upper bounds
Abstract Algebra
  • Preliminaries
  • Group and commutative group
  • Definition of subgroup and examples
  • Definition of cyclic group
  • Permutation
  • Friction
  • Common catenary
  • Impact
  • Virtual work
  • Moment of force
Linear Algebra
  • Vector spaces
  • Inner product spaces
  • Linear transformations
  • Eigen values and Eigen vectors
Year III
Topic Description
Discrete Mathematics
  • Relations
  • Division algorithm
  • Logic
  • Graph theory
Linear Programming & Its Applications
  • Unear programming problem
  • Problem formulation
  • Types of solutions
  • Linear programming in matrix notation
Complex Analysis
  • Analytical function
  • Transformation
  • Contour integral
  • Taylor and Laurent theorem
  • Evaluation of Integral
Numerical Analysis
  • Direct and iterative method
  • Numerical differentiation and integration
  • Polynomial approximation
  • Numerical solution of ordinary differential equations
  • Numerical solution of partial differential methods

B.Sc. Mathematics: Subjects of Study

Subjects of Study
Calculus Analytical Solid Geometry
Probability & Statistics Differential Equations
Real Analysis Mechanics
Abstract Algebra Linear Algebra
Discrete Mathematics Complex Analysis
Linear Programming & Its Applications Numerical Analysis

B.Sc. Mathematics: Subject Books

Name of the Book Author
Calculus- Single and Multivariable Hughes and Hallet
Contemporary Abstract Algebra Joseph A. Gallian
Basic Abstract Algebra Bhattacharya
Functional Analysis and Applications S. Kesavan
Ordinary Differential Equations Morris Tenenbaum and Harry Pollard
Calculus and Analytical Geometry GB Thomas and RL Jinney
Derivatives and Integrals of Multi-variable Functions Alberto Guzman
Numerical Analysis of Partial Differential Equations S.H. Lui

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Mathematics) : 11 answered questions


Ques. Which college is the best for a B.Sc(honours) in mathematics, Ramjas College or Kirori Mal College?

● Top Answer By Janvi Bhambri on 08 Nov 21

Ans. Both Ramjas College and Kirori Mal College are quite reputed colleges. There are no such parameters to differentiate between these two. Both of these two institutes have good faculty bases. You will also get decent facilities to learn at these colleges.  The only significant factor that can be mentioned is that Kirori Mal has a NAAC A+ accreditation with a better grade as compared to Ramjas. However, it’s not wise to compare these two institutes based on grade. You will have decent opportunities at both. So, you can opt for any of these two based on your convenience. Read more
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Ques. Where can I get the previous year’s solved paper for Jamia Millia Islamia B.Sc. Math Hons.?

● Top Answer By Kiran Chugh on 01 Nov 21

Ans. One of my friends studied at Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI). According to him, getting previous year’s solved papers for B.Sc. Math Honours is easy. You can visit the official site of the institute and search for the previous year’s paper. Download the question paper year wise Click on the link and the paper will be downloaded in Pdf format. If you do not get them online, try searching for the question books of every year in bookstores or in shopping sites like Amazon or Flipkart.Read more
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Ques. Which college is better for maths Hons. Jmc or hansraj?

● Top Answer By Kiran Chugh on 29 Oct 21

Ans. Here is some information regarding the JMC and Hansraj Maths department based on the experience of my friends from both institutes.  JMC: The Maths department is well-equipped. Along with theory, students need to take up practical projects in their B.Sc. This will help you with your CV. JMC has one of the oldest placement cells in DU. It is also quite active. Every year they organize campus placements and reputed companies like KPMC, Deloitte, ITC, Accenture visit to recruit students.  JMC doesn’t offer hostel accommodation. Hansraj: The student crowd of the institute is quite diverse. You will get to meet people from all over the world. The hostel and mess facilities are great. Campus life is lively and enjoyable. It offers good extracurricular activities. Go through the above-mentioned points and choose the institute that suits your requirements. Read more
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Ques. Which is better for B.Sc (Hons) Maths: JMC or Venky?

● Top Answer By Ankita Sarkar on 29 Oct 21

Ans. I know people from both JMC and Venky. Based on the things I heard from them, I will say Venky is definitely a better option for doing a B.Sc (Hons) in Mathematics. Here is why. Faculty - Venky has one of the best faculty bases in the whole university. The teachers are well-experienced and cooperative. Infrastructure - The infrastructure of the institute is great. There is a foyer, ICT lab, auditorium, and a well-equipped Maths department.  Library - The library has a great collection of books.  Fest - Exponents is the fest for the Maths department. You will get to meet other Math scholars in this fest. Other than that, there is the annual fest Nexus. Considering all these factors, it is safe to say that Venky is definitely a better option.Read more
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Ques. Which course should I choose if I get a chance to study at ISI Kolkata, a B.Math or a B.Stat?

● Top Answer By Aaditya Hari Nair on 07 Oct 21

Ans. Both B.Stat and B.Math are different courses being offered at different campuses at ISI Kolkata and ISI Bangalore respectively. There are only a few common subjects in both courses.  The choice ultimately depends on your choice and interest. You can go through the syllabus of both courses and understand the topics. Find whichever interests you, you can choose to be research-oriented like B.math students or go for M.stat or other courses, if you choose so. You can apply for only 1 course because the institute conducts the entrance of both courses at the same time and day. You will be able to appear for only one of them.Read more
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thank you
Can you also help with previous exams question papers along with the answers

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