Jabatan Sains Matematik UKM

 Department of Mathematical Sciences


Department of Mathematical Sciences (JSM), FST is the leading school of mathematical sciences in Malaysia. Academics and postgraduate students actively engaged in research center according to the field of study, generally includes mathematics, statistics, actuarial science and related applications. JSM researchers has identified five areas of interest as below:


T1: Fundamental Studies in Mathematical Sciences

  • Etnomathematics and Islamization of Mathematical Sciences
  • Fuzzy Mathematics
  • Combinatorial Theory of Algebra
  • Ergodic Theory
  • Geometric Function Theory – Univalent and Multivalent Functions
  • Credibility Theory
  • Algebraic Topology
T2: Computational Mathematics
  • Computational Complex Analysis
  • Computational Biology
  • Biomechanics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Numerical Methods/Analysis
  • Cryptography
  • Scheduling problems
  • Routing problems
  • Image Processing and Pattern Recognition
  • Dynamical Systems
T3: Modelling
  • Multi-criteria Decision Making Method
  • Hydrodynamic and Hydromagnetic Stability
  • Mathematical Model in Islamic Finance / Islamic Financial Mathematical Model
  • Actuarial Modelling
  • Boundary Layer Flow Modelling
  • Multi-level Modelling
  • Structural Equation Modelling
  • Life Insurance and Takaful Claims Modelling
  • General Insurance Claims Modelling
  • Quantile Regression
  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Medical Statistics
  • Demography and Social Statistics

T4: Quality and Performance Measurement

  • Customer Satisfaction Index
  • Quality and Productivity Measurement
  • Customer Satisfaction Measurement
  • Quality Improvement in Service Delivery
  • Six Sigma in Service Sector
T5 : Quantitative Finance
  • Investment and Financial Analysis
  • Statistical and Econometrical Analysis on Financial Data
  • Profitability Analysis on Life Insurance and Takaful
  • Profitability Analysis on General Insurance Product
  • Corporate Finance
  • Management Mathematics and Finance / Financial and Managerial Mathematics