BSc Mathematics / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BSc (Honours)
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
We typically accept the following results at GCE A level:

 A* (Mathematics) AA to A (Mathematics) AA

We do not accept General Studies A level. A-level Further Maths is preferred but not essential. Those offering Further Maths are more likely to receive the AAA offer.

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
We typically accept the following results at GCE A level: A (Mathematics) AA to A (Mathematics) AB. We do not accept General Studies A level. A-level Further Maths is preferred but not essential.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

36 points overall.  6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects to include 6 in HL Mathematics.

Changes to International Baccalaureate Diploma Mathematics Courses from September 2019, first examination 2021. We are aware of the planned changes to the IB Mathematics curriculum. IB students will be able to choose from: Mathematics: analysis and approaches and Mathematics: applications and interpretation from September 2019.

For this programme of study we will accept: Higher Level Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches only.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
No data available.
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
G100
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

This very flexible single-honours degree programme offers you the widest choice of options, ideal if you are mathematically gifted and wish to keep your options open. You get good all-round mathematical knowledge together with the ability to experience more specialised results, methods and ideas. You can choose courses from other disciplines and from a wide variety of mathematics options, allowing you to graduate with finely-honed skills in your chosen areas. A core of basic mathematics provides you with the fundamental mathematical knowledge and skills, and the basis for more advanced work later on. This core material is covered in the first three semesters, up to the mid-point of your second year. You develop your capacity to learn and apply mathematical ideas, to understand the significance and power of mathematics, and to acquire a thorough knowledge and understanding of those mathematical topics that any employer would expect of a mathematics graduate. After your first three semesters, you choose your lecture courses from a widening range of options in order that you can pursue whichever areas of mathematics most interest you. You can also, from your second year onwards, choose options from other subject areas. In your final year you can choose to do a project on a mathematical topic supervised by a member of staff.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £23,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Scholarships/sponsorships

The Department of Mathematics offers scholarships for academically excellent students from the UK and around the world; further details can be found on the Department's website .

Contact details

Department
Department of Mathematics
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 5803
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 5819
Email
Website
https://www.manchester.ac.uk/maths
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