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Mathematics, B.Sc.

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  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) ,
Studying mathematics opens up a wide range of careers including finance, data science, computing and teaching, and the cutting edge of scientific disciplines such as medicine, biology, engineering and artificial intelligence. The Mathematics BSc degree at Middlesex University fosters the skills you will need to flourish in any of these careers or in further study to masters or PhD level.

About

Why study BSc Mathematics at Middlesex University?

The Mathematics BSc degree at Middlesex is designed to enable you to fulfil your potential in mathematics no matter what you want to achieve, or what career you want. Throughout your degree you will be supported by our Student Learning Assistant scheme where you can benefit from the experiences of students in subsequent years who can guide you, give you a fresh outlook and advise your independent study habits. 

Modules are taught in highly interactive, engaged groups that allow you to explore problems and discuss solutions in a supportive and comfortable environment. Daily office hours and the Mathematics Support Centre give you the opportunity to meet one-to-one with your lecturers. Additionally, our Engaging with Mathematics series brings in external professionals to discuss future careers, opportunities, and surprising applications of mathematics.

Throughout your degree you will be given the chance to join staff on trips to various outreach events to bring interesting and applicable mathematics to the general public. In previous years these have included the award winning SMASHFest and the Skills Show in Birmingham NEC. These opportunities add to the rich experience of studying at Middlesex, enhance your employability and let you grow and develop as a mathematician.

Course highlights

  • The large support structure on the course gives you a number of different ways of accessing further help and guidance to best suit your learning style
  • Unique, skill-developing modules offer the chance to experience real-world application of theory to solve problems and communicate solutions, giving you the skills to work confidently as a graduate mathematician
  • Once qualified, your BSc/MMath will enable you to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for credits to The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) professional qualifications frameworks in insurance and financial services
  • The option to take a year-long placement between your second and third years will enhance your employability
  • As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module

Careers

Graduates of mathematics courses are employed as professional mathematicians in many organisations, for example GCHQ, where they work on solving abstract problems that directly influence government policy. Mathematics is also fundamental to many other sectors such as commerce, economics, computing, finance, and accounting.

The analytical and logical skills that maths students develop make them well suited to careers in areas such as law. Their ability to analyse and solve complex problems means they are sought after by employers and also demand some of the highest starting salaries.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

    Year 1
    • Vectors and Matrices
    • Calculus and Differential Equations 
    • Logic and Structures 
    • Data and Information 
    Year 2
    • Groups and Rings 
    • Mathematical Analysis 
    • Discrete Mathematics and Geometry 
    • Problem Solving Methods 
    Year 3
    • Advanced Algebra 
    • Real and Complex Analysis 
    • Communicating Mathematics 
    • Project 
    • Combinatorics 

                  English Language Requirements

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                    6.5

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                    87

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                  General Requirements

                  • 112 UCAS points, including 32 points in Maths plus GCSE C English and Maths
                  • Your prior achievement in awarded qualifications
                  • Predicted achievement in the qualifications you are currently studying
                  • Personal statement or statement of purpose for evidence of your motivation and commitment to your subject
                  • References about your academic potential and personal qualities
                  • Details of time spent at another Higher Education institution, even if the course was not completed.

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                  Tuition Fee

                  • International

                    13500 GBP/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 13500 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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                  Living costs for London

                  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
                    Living Costs

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