Kerala School of Mathematics (KSoM)

(KSoM) has been setup as a joint venture of KSCSTE and National Board of Heigher Mathematics, under the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India. The main objective of the institute is to promote Mathematical research in the country and particularly in Kerala

Website : www.ksom.res.in

 

KERALA SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS (KSOM)

Kunnamangalam P.O. Kozhikode-673571

Phone:0495-2809000,2809001Fax:0495 2809010 e-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: www.ksom.res.in

 

About KSOM

Kerala  School of Mathematics (KSOM),an institution meant for advanced learning and research in Mathematics is established in 2009 , is a joint venture of Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment(KSCSTE) , Government of Kerala and Department of Atomic Energy (DAE),Government of India.

KSOM aims to play a catalytic role in reviving the great mathematical tradition of Kerala in the modern paradigm. The school which will be run as a national facility envisages promotion of mathematical research in the country and Kerala in particular, through activities such as research at doctoral and post-doctoral level, workshops in frontier areas of mathematical science, national and international conferences, instructional conferences, structured courses and lectures for young mathematicians, training for post-graduate students, research scholars and teachers. While contributing to the development of mathematics in the region, the School will be a meeting ground for mathematicians from home and abroad.

Location.

It is built in the traditional Kerala style architecture and is located in a picturesque setting surrounded by serene hillocks and lavish greenery. It is situated at Kunnamangalam at a distance of about 15 km. from the seaside city Kozhikode in Malabar region of Kerala, India. Neighbouring campuses include CWRDM and IIM Kozhikode.

Vision

The Institute is envisaged as a meeting ground for students, research scholars and mathematicians from home and abroad with a core group specialising in a few selected areas in the field of Mathematics.

Mission

             o    Promote mathematical research in the country and in particular in Kerala. Basically doctoral and post-doctoral research will be carried out.

o    Provide a meeting ground for mathematicians from home and abroad.

o    Organize national and international conferences and thematic workshops.

o    Conduct instructional conferences at an advance level.

o    Conduct talent searches in mathematics and training campus for Mathematics Olympiads.

o    Summer training for college teachers particularly for those from Kerala.

Academic Activities

§  Training Programmes for MSc students of the State on fundamental areas of mathematics.

§  Training programmes and refresher courses for College/University teachers of the State.

§  Instructional workshops at the national level for research scholars on advanced research areas.

§  International conferences for working mathematicians.

§  Research workshops for mathematicians.

§  Joint programmes with Colleges and Universities in Kerala.

§  Regular mathematics colloquiums at KSOM.

Further Activities

KSOM envisages having doctoral and post-doctoral programmes in mathematics, in collaboration with other institutes.

Collaborative research and academic programmes in tie up with prominent Mathematical institutes of the country.

                                                                                   

                                                                                                                   For more details visit : www.ksom.res.in