What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
To include minimum grade C at A2 in Mathematics.
To include Mathematics at Higher Level grade 5.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104-112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers91%
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Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Extensive use of a range of mathematical software packages including MATLAB and Minitab will enable you to gain valuable experience for future employment. You will study a broad range of mathematical topics in Year 1, including discrete mathematics, linear algebra, calculus, statistics and decision mathematics. You will also learn how to program in a mathematical language. In Years 2 and 3 you will choose from a range of units to reflect your interests and career aspirations. Typical areas of study include further calculus and linear algebra, numerical methods and modelling, mathematics of computer graphics, number theory, cryptography, operational research, financial mathematics, statistics, digital communications, sound processing and dynamical systems. Features and benefits of the course: - This course has an optional placement year in industry. 96% of BSc (Hons) Mathematics students say that the staff are good at explaining things.* Mathematics was voted best course in the 2012 MMU Students' Union teaching awards and has been shortlisted for four successive years. In the 2017 National Student Survey, mathematics students gave this course an overall 96% satisfaction rating. You will make extensive use of mathematical software packages such as MATLAB, Minitab and SPSS to solve real-world problems - experience which is highly sought after by employers. We recently invested £300k in hardware upgrades across the Faculty of Science and Engineering. Our excellent facilities include ten new state-of-the-art teaching laboratories equipped with high-specification PCs and Apple Macs with high performance systems and specialist software tools which work on Windows, Linux and Mac OS. Our degree courses are approved by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications. BSc (Hons) Mathematics students may transfer to MMath (Hons) Mathematics at the end of their second year Level 5 studies if they achieve a second year average mark at least 60%. BSc (Hons) Mathematics (Foundation) students may also transfer at the end of Level 5 to MMath (Hons) Mathematics if they satisfy the 60% unit average requirement and a tuition fee loan will be available for all 5 years. *From 55 (85%) students who responded to the 2016 National Student Survey.
MMU is a thriving and diverse community of students from all professions ranging from artists and teachers to business leaders and scientists. Whatever course you choose you'll have access to great industry links and opportunities in one of the UK's most popular student cities. We're two thirds of the way through a £350 million building programme including a new students' union planned for 2014.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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