Mathematical Sciences is organized into three scientific divisions, Algebra and Geometry, Analysis and Probability Theory, and Applied Mathematics and Statistics, and a division for support functions. The department hosts Gothenburg Centre for Advanced Studies in Science and Technology.
The head of the department, Bernt Wennberg, and the other members of the steering group are responsible for the current matters of the school. The department board deals with more comprehensive issues. Directors of studies and programme supervisors are responsible for the education. Research is pursued in research groups.