**Introduction**

**School ****of Mathematics****and Statistics**

Address: Yulin University, Yulin City 719000, Shaanxi, P. R. China

Telephone: +85-912-3891374 (dean’s office);

+85-912-3891374 (faculty’s office)

The School of Mathematics and Statistics is one of the oldest schools in Yulin University. There are 38 faculty members, of whom 10 are professors, 4 are associate professors, and 25 have a Ph.D. or an M.A. The School is sub-divided into the Teaching and Research Group for Mathematical Analysis, the Teaching and Research Group for Algebra and Geometry, the Teaching and Research Group for Applied Mathematics, the Teaching and Research Group for Advanced Mathematics and the Lab for Mathematical Modeling.

The School offers three undergraduate programs. They are Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Statistic. The School not only shoulders the responsibility of training its own students but also offers courses in Advanced Mathematics to all science majors across the university. Currently it has a student body of over 581. The majority of the students are recruited from Shaanxi Province, while the rest come from Shanxi, He’nan, Hebei, Hubei, Sichuan, Gansu, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia and Xinjiang.

**Programs offered**

**Mathematics and Applied Mathematics****(a four-year BSc program)**

**Objectives:**to train students to become qualified specialized personnel who have a good command of mathematical theories and knowledge, and who are able to seek careers in mathematics education and other related areas.

**Courses offered:**Mathematical Analysis, Higher Algebra, Analytic Geometry, Differential Equations, Complex Functions, Differential Geometry, Real Variable Function, Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Discrete Mathematics, Elementary Number Theory, Approach to Math Teaching, Mathematical Modeling and Testing, Computer Basics, Database, C Language, Operations Research, General Physics.

**Statistics****(a four-year BSc program)**

**Objectives:**to train students to become qualified specialized personnel who have a good command of the basic theory and knowledge of mathematics and statistics, who are equipped with professional knowledge of economy and other related fields of study, and who are able to seek careers in government sectors, businesses or educational institutions where professional personnel of statistics are needed.

**Courses offered:**AdvancedMathematics, Linear Algebra, Theory of Probability, Principles of Statistics, Mathematical Statistics, Statistical Analysis,Data Analysis and Statistical Software, Principles and Application of Database, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Econometrics, etc.

**Applied Statistics****(a four-year BSc program)**

**Objectives:**to train students to become qualified specialized personnel who have a good command of the basic theory and knowledge of applied statistics, and who are able to seek careers in government sectors and businesses where professional personnel of statistics are needed.

**Courses offered:**Theory of Probability, Mathematical Statistics, Sampling, Testing Design and Modeling,Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Money and Financial Statistics, Stock Investment Analysis, Data Analysis and Statistical Software, Principles and Application of Database, etc.