Mathematics is a fundamental tool in computing and computational methods help to solve mathematical problems.
Why Mathematics & Computer Science at Strathclyde?
Learn how to apply mathematics to solve practical problems using specialist software.
Gain knowledge in programming languages, artificial intelligence, mathematical analysis, discrete mathematics, and web applications development.
Develop skills to tackle problems in a business setting.
Opportunity to undertake industry-relevant projects.
Option to carry out your Honours project in either subject.
Graduates in Mathematics & Computer Science are well prepared for careers involving theoretical computer science or programming of advanced scientific problems including cryptography. They can go into a wide range of jobs in the manufacturing and service industries, the actuarial, accountancy and banking professions, commerce and government, consultancy and education.
Recent graduate job roles include:
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University of Strathclyde|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB - ABB||Maths B.|
|Scottish Higher||AABB - ABBBC||Maths A, Advanced Higher Maths recommended.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||32 points||Maths HL6.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H2, H3, H3, H3, H3||Maths at H1|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AB||Maths A, Computing Science B, involving an appropriate programming language.|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||HNC with strong mathematical content, B in Graded Unit.|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.