Mathematics Bristol, University of the West of England

Undergraduate

Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

BSc(Hons) Mathematics is accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA). We're ranked 21st nationally for Mathematics in The Guardian University League Tables 2018.

Develop a strong foundation in advanced mathematical and statistical concepts and methods. Apply these to assess and solve scheduling, decision-making, simulation and modelling problems across industry, finance and healthcare. Specialise your programme of study by choosing the optional modules in which you are most interested.

Take optional modules that involve work-based learning in a school environment to see if teaching is right for you. Go on a placement year and gain valuable experience, benefitting from new insights and perspectives. Learn to process and evaluate data using industry-standard mathematical and statistical software in our well-equipped computer labs. Attend regular presentations from visiting professionals to inform your career choices and industry knowledge.

When you graduate, a broad range of careers and postgraduate study will be available to you. Destinations include scientific research, business and finance, the civil service, management and teaching. Past graduates have found work with the Higher Education Funding Council for England, Oxford University Press, the Office for National Statistics, Indica and the Ministry of Defence.

You could also progress onto MSc or PhD study in mathematics or statistics.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Sandwich

  • Location

    Frenchay Campus

  • Start date

    17 September 2018

  • Duration

    4 years


Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Mathematics and its Applications, Institute of

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code G101
Institution code B80
Campus name Frenchay Campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points
A level Grade B or above in Mathematics. Points from A-Level General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken on to full A-Level) can be included towards the overall tariff. You must have a minimum of two A-Levels.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma DDM To include Merit in one of the following units: Further Mathematics for Technicians or Further Engineering Mathematics; Further Mathematics for Construction and the Built Environment or Further Mathematics for Construction. Please list the units that you are taking in your application.
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 15 credits
Achievement of the HE Diploma; to include 15 Level 3 credits at Distinction in Mathematics (before you apply, ask us which Maths units you need to do) and 15 level 3 credits at Merit in another subject. Please list the units you are taking in your application.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate – Principal subjects Maths requirement can also be met by the Cambridge Pre-U Mathematics at Merit 3.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Grade C / 4 or above in English Language, or equivalent and Grade B/ 5 or above in Mathematics.. Please note the University does not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as suitable alternatives to GCSEs.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme To include a minimum grade of 6 in higher level Mathematics.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £12,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

All fees are subject to final approval.

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