University of Strathclyde

Mathematics and Computer Science University of Strathclyde Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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.

Your Career
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:
Data Analyst
Computer programmer
Systems analyst
Numerical analyst
Investment analyst
Mathematician

Course details

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

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 GG14
Institution code S78
Campus name University of Strathclyde
Campus code -

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
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

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 * Year 1
EU £1,820 * Year 1
International £15,300 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.

Additional fee information

Undergraduate students who live in Scotland will usually have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS). If you have previously attended university or college or are not sure about your eligibility, you should contact SAAS to check your eligibility to have your fees paid. SAAS will pay your tuition fees directly to Strathclyde. Most undergraduate students from the rest of the UK (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) will receive a free year of tuition as, assuming no change in Rest of UK fees policy over the period, the total amount payable by undergraduate students will be capped. For students commencing study next session, this is capped at £27,750 (with the exception of the MPharm and Integrated Masters courses); MPharm students pay £9,250 for each of the four years. Students studying on Integrated Masters degree programmes pay an additional £9,250 for the Masters year with the exception of those undertaking a full-year industrial placement where a separate placement fee will apply. The University of Strathclyde offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. For further information, please consult the following page: https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/. For further information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the "Fees and funding" section on the programme website.

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Glasgow
G1 1XQ


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