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Computer Science and Applied Mathematics

The School of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics (CSAM), in the Faculty of Science, offers enriching programmes which are in the forefront of national interests. The unique programmes include Big Data Science, Data Analytics, eScience and eResearch. The School offers Advanced Mathematics of Finance and other Applied Mathematics courses which include Computational Methods, Mathematical Modelling and Analytical Methods which provide skill-sets in solving abstract industrial problems; such as, for example, the Mathematics in Industry Study Group.

Our academic programmes run from undergraduate to Doctoral degrees in numerous areas. 

Our pioneering research has positioned the School of CSAM amongst South Africa’s best and ensured that it is globally competitive.