Mathematics

The Department is one of the UK's major centres in mathematics and statistics and has earned a well-deserved reputation for top-quality teaching and world-class research, ranked 5th in the UK for research excellence (REF2014).

Single Mathematics

Entry requirements:  Specific A level requirement:  Mathematics grade A

This pathway allows you to continue your study of Maths at degree level in a top ranking department. You’ll focus on both pure mathematics and statistics with an emphasis on solving practical maths problems.

Year OneYear TwoYear Three
Mandatory modules Non-mandatory modules Non-mandatory modules
Calculus Abstract Algebra Bayesian Interference
Further Calculus Computational Mathematics Combinatorics
Linear Algebra Linear Algebra II Elliptic Curves
Probability Probabilitiy II Financial Mathematics
Statistics Statistics II Geometry of Curves and Surfaces
    Graph Theory
    Groups and Symmetry
    Likelihood Inference
    Mathematical Education
    Medical Statistics
    Multivariate Statistics in Machine Learning
    Number Theory
    Representation Theory of Finite Groups
    Rings, Fields and Polynomials
    Statistical Models
    Stochastic Processes

Double Mathematics

Entry requirements:  Specific A level requirement:  Mathematics grade A

For those wishing to focus their studies on Mathematics, we also offer a double-weighted pathway that allows you to study the subject in greater detail. This incorporates the maths modules listed above and gives you the opportunity to concentrate on theoretical problems.

Year OneYear TwoYear Three
Mandatory modules Non-mandatory modules Non-mandatory modules
as above, plus: as above, plus: as above, plus:
Convergence and Continuity Complex Analysis Differential Equations
Discrete Mathematics Project Skills Hilbert Space
Geometry and Calculus Real Analysis Lebesgue Integration
Integration and Differentiation   Linear Systems
Numbers and Relations   Metric Spaces
    Probability and Measure
    Project Skills