Mathematics with Economics at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS

Course summary

Overview Accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applied Applications our mathematics with economics degree provides a dynamic interdisciplinary curriculum. It combines foundational mathematical concepts with economic theories, allowing you to have a deep understanding of both fields. You will engage in data analysis, quantitative techniques, and problem-solving, enhancing your analytical prowess. The program delves into economic dynamics, policy analysis, and mathematical modelling, equipping graduates with versatile skills applicable across industries. This course is delivered jointly with the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences and Aston Business School, and combines economics, finance and business-oriented modules with applied maths modules. Assessment Students in the first year will be assessed through a variety of methods including group portfolios, weekly online quizzes, exams, excel tasks, and both group and individual programming tasks. In the second year, assessment methods include poster presentations and group presentations. Subsequently, assessments consist of a mix of coursework, applying knowledge, and closed-book on-campus exams testing theoretical understanding. Key course benefits

  • Accredited by The Institute of Mathematics (IMA)
  • Mathematics is ranked 1st in the UK for graduate prospects (Complete University Guide 2024)
  • Close industrial links for excellent placement opportunities
  • Our placement year offers you the opportunity to gain valuable experience and set your studies in the context of a working environment, designed to boost your future employment prospects.

Assessment method

Students in the first year will be assessed through a variety of methods including group portfolios, weekly online quizzes, exams, excel tasks, and both group and individual programming tasks. In the second year, assessment methods include poster presentations and group presentations. Subsequently, assessments consist of a mix of coursework, applying knowledge, and closed-book on-campus exams testing theoretical understanding.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
G1L1
Institution code:
A80
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Student Outcomes

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90%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £21100 Year 1

Additional fee information

For Sandwich courses the placement fee is £1250 for Home/UK students and £2,500 for International students. For Home students: Tuition fees for UK/Home students may change in line with government policy. When undertaking a placement year, a placement year fee applies. For International students: The International students fee is a fixed annual fee for the duration of the Programme, except whilst on placement when a placement year fee applies.
Mathematics with Economics at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS