Amit Kuber

PhD (University of Manchester, UK)

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics


Research Interest



  • PhD (2011-14)-University of Manchester, UK
  • Master of Advanced Studies/Part-III of Mathematical Tripos (2010-11)-University of Cambridge, UK
  • M.Sc. (2008-10)-University of Pune
  • B.Sc. (2006-08)-Garware College, Pune
  • PhD thesis title: K-theory of theories of modules and algebraic varieties
    PhD thesis supervisor: Prof. Mike Prest




  • A. Kuber, On the Grothendieck ring of varieties, Math. Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc., 158(03) (2015), 477-486.

  • A. Kuber, Grothendieck rings of theories of modules, Annals of pure and applied logic, 166(3) (2015), 369-407.

  • Postdoc fellow (2014-15)-Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

  • Postdoc fellow (2016)-Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy


  • Eduard Cech Institute (Czech Republic) postdoc fellowship (2016)

  • School of Mathematics, University of Manchester (UK) overseas students scholarship (2011-14)

  • Cambridge Commonwealth Trust scholarship (2010-11)

  • NBHM M.Sc. scholarship (2008-10)

  • Lt. Padmabhushan A. Garware Memorial award and Lt. R.G. Kunte Memorial award for first rank in B.Sc. (Maths) in Pune University

Logic, Algebra
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