The department is active in research in most areas of pure and applied mathematics, including algebra and number theory, analysis, discrete mathematics, geometry/topology, mathematical finance, numerical analysis, partial differential equations, probability, representation theory, and time-series analysis.


The department has a Ph.D. programme as well as an integrated Ph.D. programme. The department participates in the undergraduate programme of IISc: undergraduate students can opt for mathematics as a major or a minor.

News & Announcements

  • INSA Medals for Young Scientists

    Prof. Subhojoy Gupta and Dr. R. Venkatesh have been awarded the INSA Medal for Young Scientists for the year 2022.

  • Fellows of the Indian Academy of Sciences

    Prof. Gautam Bharali and Prof. Mahesh Kakde have been elected as Fellows of the Indian Academy of Sciences.

  • JMM Invited Speaker

    Professor Apoorva Khare delivered the ILAS Invited Address on Analysis applications of Schur polynomials at the 2023 Joint Mathematics Meetings in Boston, USA. He also received the ILAS Invited Address Award.


Contact: +91 (80) 2293 2711, +91 (80) 2293 2265 ;     E-mail: chair.math[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
Last updated: 03 Feb 2023