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Why choose this course Mathematics is the basis of many aspects of modern life and has applications across the sciences, technology, finance and management. By studying mathematics you will develop transferable skills such as creative problem-solving and logical reasoning, which are in great demand in a wide range of career sectors. Joining Surrey’s Department of Mathematics puts you at the heart of a vibrant, friendly community where you will benefit from a personal tutor, small group teaching and a lively, research-active learning environment. What you will study Our BSc and MMath Mathematics courses will help you build on your existing knowledge and gain a strong foundation across the fundamentals of mathematics including algebra, analysis, mechanics, advanced calculus and statistics. In your third year, you’ll be able to choose from a broad range of optional modules in topics such as Riemannian geometry, matrix analysis, quantum mechanics, and mathematical ecology and epidemiology – enabling you to tailor your course to your individual interests and career aspirations. Our teaching is directly informed by our world-leading research, so you’ll have the opportunity to learn about pure and applied topics in mathematics – from string theory to meteorology – from academics who are leading the way in these fields. Customise your course There are plenty of opportunities to expand your learning experience during your degree. You may choose to take a Professional Training placement year in industry, spend time studying at a university overseas, or get involved in research through a summer internship within the Department of Mathematics. You can choose to study for a BSc, or opt for our MMath (Master of Mathematics) degree, which is a direct route to a masters qualification and enables you to delve deeper into advanced mathematics. Depending on your progress, you may be able to switch from a BSc to an MMath degree during your studies.
To see the full range of modules for this course please visit our website – the link is under the Course contact details, to the right. You will also find full details of the programme, including programme structure, assessment methods, contact hours and Graduate prospects.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||Stag Hill|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||ABB||Overall: ABB We do not include General Studies or Critical Thinking in our offers. Required Subjects: Grade A in Mathematics. Applicants taking the Science Practical Endorsement are required to pass. GCSE or Equivalent: GCSE English Language at Grade C(4) and Mathematics at Grade C(4).|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||Overall: DDD BTEC Extended Diploma and A level Mathematics grade A. Required Subjects: BTEC must be in a relevant subject. Also A level Mathematics grade A. GCSE or Equivalent: GCSE English Language at Grade C(4) and Mathematics at Grade C(4).|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 30 credits M: 15 credits||Overall: QAA-recognised Access to Higher Education Diploma with 45 Level 3 Credits including: 30 at Distinction, 15 at Merit, and A level Mathematics grade A. Required Subjects: Modules must be in relevant subjects. Also A level Mathematics grade A. GCSE Equivalent: GCSE English Language at Grade C(4) and Mathematics at Grade C(4).|
|Scottish Higher||AABBB||Overall: AABBB Required Subjects: Grade A in Mathematics. GCSE or Equivalent: English Language: Scottish National 5 - C Mathematics: Scottish National 5 - C|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||ABB||Overall: ABB Required Subjects: Grade A in Mathematics. GCSE or Equivalent: English Language: Scottish National 5 - C Mathematics: Scottish National 5 - C|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||32 points||Overall: 32 Required Subjects: HL6 in Mathematics. GCSE or Equivalent: English HL4/SL4 and Mathematics or Mathematics studies HL4/SL4|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||Overall: Pass overall with ABB from a combination of the Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate and two A levels. Applicants taking the Science Practical Endorsement are required to pass. Required Subjects: Grade A in A level Mathematics. GCSE or Equivalent: Completion of GCSE English and Mathematics equivalents within the Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate.|
|Extended Project||A||Applicants taking the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) will receive our standard A level offer, plus an alternate offer of one A level grade lower, subject to achieving an A grade in the EPQ. The one grade reduction will not apply to any required subjects.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE or Equivalent: GCSE English Language at Grade C(4) and Mathematics at Grade C(4).|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||6.0 overall with 5.5 in each element|
View the other English language qualifications that we accept:
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|