Semester project SMA

There are several types of semester projects. They are described in the course descriptions: in Bachelor (12 ECTS), in Master Math et Ing Math (10 ECTS), or in CSE (8 ECTS).

Deadline for the written report of semester project (= submission of your report to the teacher)

How to find a semester/master project:

Templates for a semester/master project:

The SMA gives you one template to help you create your project (semester or master project, version March 2023) in LaTeX. You can either use it or create your own. The template gives you an indication as to what the SMA and professors are expecting. 

Writing a mathematics project

Below is a document with general comments about writing mathematics. 

SMA project: writing mathematics

How is a semester project organized?

In general, it requires about one to one and a half days of work per week during the semester. It is an opportunity to do a little research work within a chair and it is also a calling card for your future projects. It is therefore important to work hard, without neglecting your other courses.

Clarify the project with the professor from the beginning. Here are some points to keep in mind and possibly discuss with your supervisor:

More detailson Moodle, projet de Mathématiques, MATH-397 or on the webpage Projects ‒ STAT ‐ EPFL

Official deadlines:


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