• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
The (Hons) Applied Mathematics programme at Swansea University covers a range of material including pure mathematics, applied mathematics and mathematics for finance. You can progress to focus on one aspect of the subject, or continue to cover a breadth of material.
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Overview

Applied mathematics is one of the most timeless and international disciplines in existence. Both ancient and modern, it is tightly bound with the economic foundations of the world today. 

Contemporary science and business are underpinned by applied mathematics, and our degrees reflect a connection with industry.

This three-year BSc in (Hons) Applied Mathematics at Swansea University allows you to investigate the number theory studied by Pythagoras and the financial mathematics depended on every day in Wall Street. 

Studying maths at Swansea University gives you access to world-leading teaching and cutting edge facilities.

As you progress, your developing mathematical abilities will combine with transferable skills which are vital to securing employment in the wider industry.

Career

The career support services include:

  • Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
  • Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
  • Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
  • Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics
  • Advice and guidance on postgraduate study and funding
  • Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.
  • The programme also provides help and advice for Swansea University Alumni up to two years after you graduate.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Methods of Algebra and Calculus (with Matlab)
  • Geometry: Mathematics, Logic and Communication
  • Classical Mechanics (of Particles)
  • Computational Methods (with Matlab)
  • Applied Statistics
  • Introduction to Analysis 
  • Foundations of Algebra
  • Introductory Linear Algebra

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • 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.

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General Requirements

  • Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate - applicants will be able to meet our requirements from three A-levels or two A-levels and the Skills Challenge Certificate.
  • Extended Project Qualification - applicants predicted grade B or above in EPQ will receive an offer with a one-grade reduction.  e.g., an offer of AAB would become ABB plus EPQ B.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15700 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Swansea

  • 727 - 1380 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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