Mathematics (with Foundation Year) Bristol, University of the West of England


Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

BSc(Hons) Mathematics (with Foundation Year) 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.

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