TMA4900 - Industrial Mathematics, Master's Thesis


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Master's thesis
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100

Learning outcome

1. Knowledge: The student has the ability to demonstrate in-depth knowledge and understanding of a specific topic within one of the fields of study covered by industrial mathematics. The student will be able to explain and apply the underlying theoretical concepts and techniques.

2. Skills: The student is capable of independently producing scientific work within the mathematical sciences, which is relevant for business and industry. The work will be based on research, and can be both theoretical and applied in nature.

3. General competence: The student will be able to complete a significantly large, independent project, including writing a project plan with checkpoints. The student will be able to communicate the results of the work both orally and in a scientific report/paper.

Learning methods and activities

Independent work under regular guidance of the supervisor. There will be an oral presentation of the thesis before the deadline.

Compulsory assignments

  • Oral presentation

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Applied Physics and Mathematics (MTFYMA)
Industrial Mathematics (SIF3)

Required previous knowledge

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Industrial Mathematics (MTFYMA-IM)

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  30.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Mathematical Sciences



Examination arrangement: Master's thesis

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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