College of Science & Engineering

Graduate Qualifying Exam

The qualifying exam is given twice a year, during Fall and Spring quarters. The next scheduled exam is:

March 30, 2020, 9 am - 12 pm

To sign up please see Melissa Gaines in the Math Office, Bond Hall 202.

The Mathematics Department has established a Qualifying Exam Syllabus as a guide for students preparing for the exam, as well as for faculty writing the exam. Linked below are the exams given since Fall 2006.

Fall 2019 (F19 Solutions)  
Fall 2018 (F18 Solutions) Spring 2019 (S19 Solutions)
Fall 2017 (Answers and Hints) Spring 2018 (S18 Solutions)

Fall 2016 (F16 Solutions)

Spring 2017 (S17 Solutions)

Fall 2015 (F15 Solutions)

Spring 2016

Fall 2014 (F14 Solutions)

Spring 2015 (S15 Solutions)

Fall 2013

Spring 2014 (S14 Solutions)

Fall 2012 (F12 Solutions)

Spring 2013

Fall 2011

Spring 2012 (S12 Solutions)

Fall 2010 (F10 Solutions)

Spring 2011 (S11 Solutions)

Fall 2009 (F09 Solutions)

Spring 2010

Fall 2008

Spring 2009

Fall 2007

Spring 2008

Fall 2006

Spring 2007