Minor in Mathematics

A minor in mathematics requires 30 or 60 ECTS credits. The only compulsory module is MAT112 Linear Algebra II.

Compulsory module

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For physics students with a minor in mathematics, MAT111 Linear Algebra I and MAT112 Linear Algebra II may be taken instead of the compulsory module MAT141 Linear Algebra for the Natural Sciences. Any missing CP for their major must be earned in other Physics courses.

Core Elective modules

Students completing the 30 ECTS minor must take at least one module from the core elective modules; students completing the 60 ECTS minor must take at least two.



Elective Modules

Additional courses in Mathematics for a total of 30/60 CP (Minor30:12 ECTS credits, Minor60: 33 ECTS credits). Students may select courses from the core elective portion that they did not complete as a core elective module.


Study guide

The Guide to Physics Studies (PDF, 504 KB) provides comprehensive information about the Bachelor's and Master's programs.