Mathematics at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS

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Course summary

Overview Discover how maths is an integral part of our everyday lives with an understanding of the concepts, theories and applications that make sense of the world around us, from computer modelling and transport networks to the stock market and climate change. On our mathematics programme you will increase your familiarity with mathematical software, and build confidence in communicating mathematical arguments and conclusions. 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

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


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

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

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 at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS