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Mathematics with Economics University of Brighton Degree level: Undergraduate

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Modern economics is highly mathematical, and graduates of our Mathematics with Economics BSc(Hons) gain a thorough understanding of both disciplines to develop a skillset valued by employers.

Developed in collaboration with industry experts, this accredited course has a focus on employability. You will work individually and in teams in a supportive environment, learning to communicate complex ideas and conclusions effectively to a wide range of audiences.

An integrated blend of maths and economics, two-thirds of the course concentrates on developing your mathematical abilities. A third is taught by specialists in the university’s Business School, focusing on economics with elements of business and finance.

Using sophisticated mathematical and statistical software such as Maple, R and SAS, you will develop core and advanced mathematical skills. You will also have the opportunity of a professional placement to build your experience and make industry connections.

Course details

Modules

In your first year of study you will be introduced to various aspects of mathematics, statistics and economics. Your second year gives you the opportunity to build on the skills and knowledge you have acquired in your first year. After your second year, you have the option of spending one year in industry. In your final year you will specialise in the areas of the course that interest you the most and undertake an individual project.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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15 January

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 112 - 96 points
A level CCC - BBC Must include a B in A level Maths.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM - DMM
Access to HE Diploma M: 24 credits Pass Access to HE Diploma with at least 45 credits at Level 3, to include 24 credits at Merit or above. Level 3 Maths units required.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 26 points Must include three subjects at Higher Level, one to be Mathematics at grade 6.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H4


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 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

For Home or EU applicants placement years attract an annual fee of £1,230. Many of our courses include the option of a salaried placement year. Standard tuition fees for full-time international students starting in 2018 vary by course type : Classroom-based courses £12,900 per year. Non-classroom based (laboratory/workshop-based) courses £14,040 per year Placement year £2,000 per year. International students should confirm the tuition fee for the course you are applying for by using our course finder (brighton.ac.uk/courses). Mandatory requirements for your course are covered by the tuition fees. These include things such as health or criminal record checks, specialist materials and mandatory field trips. Optional field trips, accommodation and course materials are not included in the tuition fees and you will need to pay for these yourself. Please contact the school that delivers your course about possible extra costs before you apply. The fees listed here are for full-time courses beginning in the academic year 2018–19. Further tuition fees are payable for each subsequent year of study and are subject to an annual increase of no more than 5% or RPI (whichever is the greater). The annual increase for UK/EU students, who are subject to regulated fees, will increase no more than the statutory maximum fee. The tuition fee you have to pay depends on a number of factors including the kind of course you take, and whether you study full- or part-time. If you are studying part-time you will normally be charged on a pro rata basis depending on the number of modules you take.

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University of Brighton
Mithras House
Lewes Road
Brighton
BN2 4AT


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