36 months
17900 GBP/year
4630 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Studying Mathematics at Queen's University Belfast will assist students in developing the core skills and employment-related experiences that are valued by employers, professional organisations and academic institutions. 

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Mathematics is the universal language of science. It pervades technology, society, medicine, life, the universe and everything!

Mathematics is also one of the most powerful tools for analysis and problem solving known to mankind. Thus, mathematics provides a unique combination of factors: a pure science with infinite intrigue awaiting a curious mind, and a hugely valuable and employable skill set enabling a broad range of possible future careers.

Career Prospects

Graduates from this Mathematics degree at Queen's University Belfast  are well regarded by many employers (local, national and international) and over half of all graduate jobs are now open to graduates of any discipline, including mathematics. 

According to the Institute for Fiscal Studies, 5 years after graduation, Maths graduates earn 20 per cent more on average than other graduates (IFS 2018) and are the 3rd highest earners compared to all other subjects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Investigations
  • Rings and Modules
  • Dynamical Systems
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Financial Mathematics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A level requirements

  • A (Mathematics) AB
  • A* (Mathematics) BB
Irish leaving certificate requirements
  • H2H3H3H3H3H3 including Higher Level grade H2 in Mathematics
Access Course
  • Successful completion of Access Course with a minimum of 80% in each Level 3 module. Must be relevant Access Course with substantial Mathematics modules (eg: Mathematics and Computing).
International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • 34 points overall including 6 (Mathematics) 6,5 at Higher Level. If not offered at Higher Level/GCSE then Standard Level grade 4 in English would be accepted.
  • A minimum of a 2:2 Honours Degree provided any subject requirement is also met.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4630 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4630 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Northern Ireland (NI) £4,630
  • Republic of Ireland (ROI) £4,630
  • England, Scotland or Wales (GB) £9,250
  • EU Other £17,900
  • International £17,900

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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