__Fall - September 2023 Graduate Examination Schedule__

**FIRST YEAR STUDENTS - ASSESSMENT**** EXAMINATION**

**September 15th, 2023 @ 9:00am**

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**Qualifying Exams will take place in Rowland Hall 306. **

**ALGEBRA QUALIFYING/CORE EXAMINATION (MATH 230ABC)**

**September 18th, 2023 @ 1:00pm **

**REAL ANALYSIS QUALIFYING/CORE EXAMINATION (MATH 210ABC)**

**September 19th, 2023 @ 1:00pm **

**COMPLEX ANALYSIS QUALIFYING/CORE EXAMINATION (MATH 220ABC)**

**September 20th, 2023 @ 1:00pm **

**APPLIED MATHEMATICS QUALIFYING/CORE EXAMINATION (MATH 290ABC)**

**September 21st, 2023 @ 1:00pm **** **

**Exam Information – **

**Master Students**

To satisfy exam requirements, students need to obtain ** a M.S. level pass** (

__) in the__

*prior to the start of their second year*- *Comprehensive Exam* (offered in the Spring of every year) OR

- *Qualifying Exam* (offered before the start of each Fall quarter)

** in two of the four areas**: Real Analysis, Complex Analysis, Algebra and Applied Mathematics. At most, one pass can stem from a Comprehensive exam. This only applies to students who were asked to take Math 205 (see below).

Students may not attempt to pass an exam in any particular area more than three times.

First year students are expected to take either Math 205 or Math 210; specific recommendation will be determined by assessment prior to the start of the students' first year by the Vice Chair of Graduate Studies, upon consultation with the Graduate Studies Committee.

**PhD Students**

__ By the start of the second year__, students must achieve at least

- ** 2 M.S. level passes** among four Exams in Real Analysis, Complex Analysis, Algebra and Applied Mathematics.

__ By the start of the third year__, students must achieve

- ** 2 Ph.D. level passes** among four Exams in Real Analysis, Complex Analysis, Algebra and Applied Mathematics.

To satisfy these exam requirements, students may take the

- *Qualifying Exam* (offered before the start of the fall quarter) or the

- *Comprehensive Exam* (only grants a MS pass, offered in the Spring every year): at most one*******

in these areas.

Students may not attempt to take an exam in a particular subject area more than 3 times.

A student who passes a Qualifying examination at the PhD level prior to taking the corresponding course will be exempted from taking the course.

*Please Note: corresponding qualifying exam coursework (210,220,230) cannot be used to satisfy both exam and coursework requirements.*

*******First year students are expected to take either Math 205 or Math 210; specific recommendation will be determined by assessment prior to the start of the students' first year by the Vice Chair of Graduate Studies, upon consultation with the Graduate Studies Committee. (The summer Jumpstart Program, August-September, covers Math 205/230). Students taking Math 205 (only) may pass one Comprehensive Exam in the area of Analysis in lieu of achieving a M.S. pass on a Qualifying Exam that must be obtained prior to the start of the students’ second year.

**Course Exam/Syllabi**

__MATH 205 - Analysis (COMP Exam) Syllabus__

__MATH 210 - Real Analysis (QUAL Exam) Syllabus__

__MATH 220 - Complex Analysis (QUAL Exam) Syllabus__

__MATH 230 - Algebra (QUAL Exam) Syllabus__

__MATH 290 - Applied Math (QUAL Exam) Syllabus__

**Additional Resources**: https://quals.math.uci.edu/

**Additional Resources**

## Sample Examinations

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - **__Spring 2023__

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Fall 2022**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2022**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Fall 2021**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2021**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2020**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2019**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2018**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 201**__7__

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2016**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2015**

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2014
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2013
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2010
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2009
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2007
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Fall 2006
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2006
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2004**

__Qualifying Exam in Algebra __**Fall 2023**

__Qualifying Exam in Algebra __Spring 2023

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Winter 202****3**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Fall 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Spring 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Winter 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Fall 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Spring 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra Winter 2021**

**Quaifying Exam in Algebra Fall 2020**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra- Spring 2020 **

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2019**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2019**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2018**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2018**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2017**

__Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2017__

__Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2016
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2016
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2015
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2015
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2014
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2014
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2013
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2013
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2012
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2012
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2011
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2011
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2010
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2010
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2009
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2009
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2008
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2008
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2007
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2007
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2006
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2006
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2005
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2004
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Winter 2003
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2002
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2001
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2001
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2000
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Winter 2000
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 1997
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 1997
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 1996__

**Qualifying Exam in ****Applied Math - Fall 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in ****Applied Math - Spring 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis ****Fall 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis ****Spring 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis ****Winter 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Fall 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Spring 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Winter 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Fall 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Spring 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Winter 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis Fall 2020**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2019 **

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2019 **

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2018**

**Qualfying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2018**

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2017**

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2017__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2016__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2016__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2015__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2015__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2014__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2014__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2013__

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2013
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2012
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2011
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2010
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2009
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2009
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2008
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2008
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2007
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2006
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2006__

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - ****Fall 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - ****Spring 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - ****Winter 2023**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Winter 2022**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Winter 2021**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2020**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2019**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2019**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2018**

__Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2018__

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2017**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2017**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2016**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2016**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2015**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2015
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2014
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2014
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2013
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2013
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2012**

__Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2011__

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2011**

__Qualifying Exam in Real Anaylsis - Fall 2010__

Qualifying Exam in Real Anaylsis - Spring 2010

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2009

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2008

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2007

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2006

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2006Qualifying Exam in Real Anaylsis - Spring 2010

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2009

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2008

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2007

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2006

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2006