As nouns the difference between algorithm and maths

is that algorithm is a precise step-by-step plan for a computational procedure that possibly begins with an input value and yields an output value in a finite number of steps while maths is (informal|uk|except canada).

is that matha is a monastic or similar religious establishment in hinduism and jainism, usually more formal and hierarchical than an ashram while maths is (informal|uk|except canada).