401–500 th
World University Rankings 2021
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Reception, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3FL, United Kingdom

Mathematics with Economics - Aberystwyth University

Mathematics and Economics is a major/minor scheme, meaning that you will spend two-thirds of your time studying Mathematics and one-third studying Economics. This course is accredited the **Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA).** You will develop your knowledge of advanced mathematical and statistical techniques and also explore the key areas of business finance and economics. The Mathematics with Economics Degree In the first year, you will follow a clearly defined pathway through the study of core disciplines of mathematics and you will be introduced to the fundamental principles underlying microeconomics and macroeconomics. In the second year, you will study real analysis, complex analysis, and linear algebra. You will examine consumer theory and will gain a detailed understanding of how the open economy operates, particularly about exchange rate determination. In your final year, you will direct your own study by choosing from elective modules in both disciplines. You will be assigned a personal tutor who will help you with any queries, whether these are academic-related or personal issues. You should feel free to contact them at any time for help and advice. This course has been designed with future employment in mind. The skills you will develop are all highly transferable and attractive to employers. These include data analysis, numeracy, problem-solving, reasoning, creative thinking, time management and organisational skills. You will have a thorough grounding in information technology and the ability to express ideas and communicate information in a clear and structured manner by the end of your degree. This course will challenge you to develop your teamwork, self-reliance and self-motivation. Real work experience will make you stand out in a competitive job market. You are encouraged to contact the Careers Advisory Service in relation to YES (Year in Employment Scheme) and Go Wales for assistance in securing work placements alongside your degree. A degree in Mathematics and Economics is valuable in employment where you will be required to use specialist numerical skills and analytical thought. Typical sectors include: + Accountancy and Banking; + Risk Analysis and Actuarial Work; + Finance Management; + Investment Analysis; + Information technology; + Research and Development.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Main Site (Aberystwyth),AberystwythUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000