Training Program in Mathematics (TPM 2016)
As part of the activities of CFS, Training Programme in Mathematics – TPM – 2017 is being organised during summer, 2017 in NISER.
The main objective of TPM is to promote independent learning among students. It aims to provide solid foundation towards – mastering the “art of doing mathematics” on their own – by a group of mathematicians drawn from the leading institutes of India, who have a p enchant and commitment for teaching mathematics. Besides, this programme identifies young and talented students and motivates them to pursue Mathematics for their career.
Academic Programmes of TPM:
The programme will b e at three levels: Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3. The subject matter at all levels will b e courses that normally form basic and core of the curriculum of the respective degrees offered in universities/national institutes of India. This may for instance, include Linear algebra, algebra, Analysis and Geometry and so on. This apart, there will b e seminars by the students. It is also planned to have special invited lectures by eminent senior mathematicians on current topics to inspire the students.