**INHALTE**

# Mathematics in the 21st century

Computers, Quantum-mechanics, CD player, MP3, mobile phones work, internet, relativity theory, nano-and biotechnologies are achievements of the 20th century, which are caused by the fact that only the underlying mathematics had to be understood.These are not conceivable without mathematics and so there are quite a few who claim that 21st century is the century of mathematics.

With this background it is clear that students complete their courses successfully, make careers with Banks, Investment companies, Insurance companies, Consultancy, Software companies and Industries

# Research topics

Our Professors research in the fields Analysis and Systems Theory, Discrete Mathematics, Numerical Mathematics, Operations Research, Optimization and Stochastics.

# Information for students

In Ilmenau we offer Bachelor degree in Mathematics and subsequently Master in Mathematics & Business Mathematics. This allows to combine the subjects Mathematics, Informatics with Business Mathematics and Technical Mathematics to meet the demanding requirements in Industry, Economy, Service and Administration fields.