• Application Deadline
  • 36 months


This Mathematics (Hons) course from De Montfort University will enable you to effectively apply mathematics to solve real-world problems fundamental to many areas, e.g. business, finance, industry, medicine, science, government and education.

Graduates with both technical and practical skills are in high demand by employers. This course has been developed to meet the demands of industry for skilled mathematicians and statisticians. It has a strong emphasis on the applications of mathematics, statistics and operational research and uses industry-standard software to prepare you for graduate employment. 

Graduate Careers

As a DMU Mathematics graduate, you will be highly sought after in the job market. In addition to expanding your mathematical expertise and nurturing your logical and analytical thought processes, this practical course will enhance your problem-solving abilities and equip you with good computing techniques. It will also further develop your report writing, teamwork and presentation skills, enabling you to enter a wide range of careers in:
  • Mathematics: (e.g. mathematical modelling, financial management, pensions, investment, forensic science investigation)
  • Statistics: (e.g. data analysis, data mining, data science, customer relationship management, actuarial work)
  • Operational Research: (eg. decision making, management scientist, logistics, transport planning)
  • Computing: (e.g. programming, database design, artificial intelligence)
  • Business: (e.g. industry, commerce, accounting, insurance, banking)
  • Education: (e.g. teaching)
  • The course is also a springboard for our graduates who wish to undertake university (MPhil, PhD) research or pursue a taught master's course.


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
  • 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 
  • Abstract Algebra 

                      English Language Requirements

                      You need the following IELTS score:

                      • Minimum required score:


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                      Academic Requirements

                      Five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English and Mathematics or equivalent, plus one of the following:

                      • Normally 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
                      • Pass 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. 

                            Tuition Fee

                            • International

                              13750 GBP/year
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 13750 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

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


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