• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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Mathematics is integral to applications and equipment we rely on every day. From building computers, to flying a plane or even providing much-needed healthcare practices, mathematics is an indispensable skill for an extensive range of industries.

This Mathematics (Hons) course from De Montfort University enables you to develop highly sought-after logical and analytical thought processes, problem-solving abilities and good computing techniques, which will give you the opportunity to pursue careers in a wide range of fields including finance, credit risk, business intelligence, actuarial science, teaching, and research.

Graduate Careers

This practical course will help to expand your mathematical expertise and nurture your logical and analytical thought processes.

Students will also develop mathematical and statistical skills and technical rigour, creating good problem-solving abilities. The course also covers appropriate industry standard software including Excel, Minitab, SAS and MATLAB. You will further develop your professional skills in report writing and presentation skills.

Graduates may pursue careers specific to mathematics, such as mathematical modelling, financial management, pensions, investment and forensic science investigation, or consider a statistics career in data analysis, data mining, data science, customer relationship management or actuarial work. There are also relevant roles in operational research, business and education sectors, which appeal to many Mathematics graduates.


Accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA).

Detailed Programme Facts

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

      four years with placement

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits

    390 (with a placement)

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Linear Algebra 
  • Calculus 
  • Statistics 
  • Operational Research 
  • Mathematical Modelling with Computers 
  • Applied Mechanics 
  • Introduction to CI and Control Systems 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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

  • A typical offer is 112 UCAS points from at least two A-levels or equivalent, including A-level Mathematics at B or above, or
  • Applied Science BTEC National Diploma/Extended Diploma at DMM to include relevant Mathematics modules. In addition for all other BTEC courses A-level Mathematics at grade B or above will be required
  • Plus five GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English and Mathematics or equivalent.
  • Alternative qualifications include:
  • Pass Access in the QAA accredited Access to HE Maths course with at least 15 credits in Mathematics at distinction. English and Mathematics GCSE required as a separate qualification as equivalency is not accepted within the Access qualification.
  • We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course.
  • International Baccalaureate: 26+ points with Maths at higher level grade 6

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14250 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 Leicester

  • 751 - 1430 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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