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The four-year MMath programme offers an advanced, postgraduate-level education in mathematics and physics, providing enhanced career propsects and earning potential, and the opportunity for academic research. The School of Mathematics and Physics is dedicated to excellence in research and education, with a strong emphasis on industrial links, and a friendly, approachable culture.
The School of Mathematics and Physics is dedicated to achieving excellence in research and aims to provide a friendly, approachable culture for students to join. The course is taught via lectures, problem solving classes, computer based classes and seminars. There is an average of 12 hours of contact study per week (additional student-managed independent study is required). In the first year you have the chance to benefit from an additional three hours per week of problem solving tutorials. Throughout the programme, the School of Mathematics and Physics runs a tutor system, providing one hour weekly tutor sessions in small groups. You can study a broad range of maths and physics topics, comprising of both optional and elective modules.
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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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
- Year 2
- Year 3
- Year 4
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||From a minimum of 3 A Levels or equivalent qualifications. To include 40 UCAS Tariff points from A Level Maths and Physics or equivalent qualification.|
|A level||BBB||To include grade B from A Level Maths and Physics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||BTEC qualifications may be considered with a grade B in A Level Maths and Physics. Please contact our Admissions team for further information ([email protected])|
|Access to HE Diploma||45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 120 UCAS Tariff points, including 40 points from 15 credits in Maths and 15 credits in Physics|
|Scottish Higher||120 UCAS Tariff points to include 40 points from Advanced Highers in Maths and Physics. A combination of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||To include Higher Level grade 5 in Maths and Physics.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Applicants will also need at least three GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, which must include English and Maths. Equivalent Level 2 qualifications may also be considered. EU and Overseas students will be required to demonstrate English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.0 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in each element. For information regarding other English language qualifications we accept, please visit the English Requirements page https://www.lincoln.ac.uk/home/studywithus/internationalstudents/englishlanguagerequirementsandsupport/englishlanguagerequirements/|
The University accepts a wide range of qualifications as the basis for entry and will consider applicants who have a mix of qualifications. We also consider applicants with extensive and relevant work experience and will give special individual consideration to those who do not meet the standard entry qualifications. For applicants who do not meet our standard entry requirements, our Science Foundation Year can provide an alternative route of entry onto our full degree programmes: https://www.lincoln.ac.uk/home/course/sfysfyub/mathematicsandphysics/ If you would like further information about entry requirements, or would like to discuss whether the qualifications you are currently studying are acceptable, please contact the Admissions team on 01522 886097, or email [email protected]
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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