MMath Mathematics with Financial Mathematics / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- MMath (Honours)
- 4 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.
- Number of places/applicants
- No data available.
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
This flexible single-honours undergraduate master's degree programme is designed for those who are interested in learning about some of the recent applications of mathematics to the financial sector and pursuing a career in this area. It enables you to acquire a working knowledge of models and procedures and modern financial mathematics as applied in banks, broker companies and insurance companies as well as in the financial departments of national and international companies. You get good all-round mathematical knowledge together with the ability to experience more specialised results, methods and ideas. You get an education in sufficient depth in these areas to enable you to undertake postgraduate studies, conduct mathematical research or work as a specialist mathematician in industry, business or higher education.
A core of basic mathematics provides you with the fundamental mathematical knowledge and skills, and the basis for more advanced work later on. The 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 also undertake a substantial finance-related final year project.
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.
The School of Mathematics offers scholarships for academically excellent students from the UK and around the world; further details can be found on the School's website .
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