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Mathematics (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Hatfield, United Kingdom
If you’re looking for a career that involves shaping technological or scientific progress, the Mathematics (Hons) programme, offered by University of Hertfordshire, is an ideal degree for you. What’s more, our flexible course allows you to specialise in whichever area of mathematics interests you most. 
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Overview

What’s more, our flexible Mathematics (Hons) programme, offered by University of Hertfordshire, allows you to specialise in whichever area of mathematics interests you most. We have particular teaching expertise in various areas of numerical modelling, financial mathematics, algebra, statistics, optimisation and mathematical physics.

Why choose this course?

  • Our Mathematics degree is a highly flexible course that allows you to specialise in whichever area of Mathematics interests you the most. We have particular teaching specialisms in various areas of numerical modelling, financial mathematics, algebra, statistics, optimisation and mathematical physics. All students study a common first year of the Mathematics degree, but in Years 2 and 3 there are a range of different options available for you to specialise in applied mathematics, financial mathematics, or pure mathematics.
  • We take pride in our student-focused approach to teaching Mathematics. Our School is well regarded for its friendly and professional environment, which allows us to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to be a successful mathematician. We will support you throughout your degree so that you can achieve your full potential.

Careers

Britain has a national shortage of mathematics graduates, so once you graduate you’ll be highly valued and able to apply your skills to an exceptionally wide range of careers. A small selection of careers that our previous graduates have pursued are financial consultants, business analysts, engineering consultants, programmers, statisticians, credit analysts, meteorologists, environmental analysts, teachers, actuaries and many more.

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IGradIMA)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • You can apply between 25 February and early July.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Sandwich, 4 Years

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 60 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Small Group Tutorial
  • Financial and Actuarial Mathematics
  • Mathematical Techniques 
  • Linear Algebra
  • Numbers and Sets
  • Applications of Mathematics
  • Applications of Computing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • 72-168 UCAS points 
  • To include A level Maths at Grade C or above or a BTEC qualification in Applied Science plus A level Maths at Grade C or above. Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits overall, 45 of these credits must be at Level 3. 15 of the Level 3 credits must be in Maths. IB must include Maths at HL grade 4 or above.
  • GCSE English and Maths at grade 4 or above.
  • All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency. The following qualifications and grades will be considered 
  • Other English language tests are accepted. 

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Part time:

  • UK/EU Students: £1155 per 15 credits
  • International Students: £1625 per 15 credits

Living costs for Hatfield

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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