About Department

Study of Mathematics includes quantity, structure, space and change. Mathematicians seek out patterns, formulate new conjuncture and establish truth by rigorous deduction from appropriately chosen axioms and definitions. Mathematics is used as an essential tool in natural sciences, Computational modelling, System and computational biology, engineering, medicine, simulation and the social sciences.


To be at the vanguard of knowledge in the domain of higher learning and achieve the highest standards in Mathematics


To achieve excellence in empowering the students through building mathematical aptitude, and research that cultivates mathematicians who can contribute to Nation building


A bachelor’s degree in mathematics prepares one for think logically, plan strategically and then apply the appropriate methods to solve the problem based on the acquired knowledge. It has a myriad of opportunities in actuarial sciences, mathematical modelling and mathematics education as well as for graduate school leading to a research career in mathematics or statistics. A strong background in mathematics helps in research in many areas of computer science, bioinformatics, computational biology and social sciences.

Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics well-equips in analytical skills and attitude. It gives an opening to develop one’s strategic planning, critical and logical thinking ability. It creates opportunities for pursuing research careers in various fields of Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science and Management Science.

The Master’s Program in Mathematics gives an opportunity to the students to broaden their knowledge in the subject with a focus on applications. The programme is designed to ensure that students are able to do well in competitive exams. The understanding of the different modules will prepare the students to take up teaching profession and for careers in the government sector, corporates, and research institutes. The programme will also enthuse students to pursue their doctoral studies. The prerequisite for a student to enrol in this programme is to have an undergraduate degree in Mathematics with a minimum aggregate percentage of 60%.


Prof. P. C. Vaidya Summer School in Advanced Mathematics This summer school is organized for 10-21 days. It is jointly organized by …

Fr. Valles Lecture Series is initiated to honour one of the founding fathers of the Department of Mathematics at SXCA. It attracts …

Madhava Mathematics competition is an annual mathematical competition organised by the Department of Mathematics. It is to nurture Mathematical instinct of the …

Faculty Members

Dr. Udayan Prajapati

Head, Associate Professor

Dr. Sanjay Patel

Associate Professor

Dr. Dhawal J Bhatt

Assistant Professor

Dr. Savan K Patel

Assistant Professor

Dr. Kishan Vyas

Assistant Professor

Arti Salat

Assistant Professor

Dr. Kinjal Shah

Assistant Professor