Royal Holloway, University of London

197 th
World University Rankings 2018
Egham Hill, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0EX, United Kingdom

Mathematics and Management

Excited by the world of business and intrigued by the beauty and logic of mathematics? By combining the two in one degree you will gain an enviable set of transferrable skills to take into the world of work. Our combined programme offers a 50/50 split between management and mathematics, allowing you to pursue your love of mathematics whilst gaining a comprehensive foundation in the cutting-edge theories and practices of modern business management. Led by experts in the field, you will gain a solid grounding in the key components of each subject in year 1, and in the following two years you will have the flexibility to tailor your studies to your own interests, thanks to the programme’s modular structure. You will develop valuable practical skills in areas such as logistics, budgeting, inventory control and scheduling, as well as in communication and teamwork, numeracy, data handling and analysis, logical thinking, creative problem solving. You will also benefit from studying real life case-studies and learning about the first-hand experiences of business stakeholders. Our broad curriculum is influenced by our world-class research activities. Our School of Management celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015/16. It takes a fresh and intellectually challenging approach to management research and education. Our Department of Mathematics is internationally renowned for its work in pure mathematics, information security, statistics and theoretical physics. We will guide you through all the key areas of management, from strategy to marketing, accounting to e-commerce. You will also gain a solid grounding in pure and applied mathematics, statistics and probability, the mathematics of information and financial mathematics, and discover how to apply them to the worlds of business and industry. Both departments offer a friendly and motivating learning environment and a focus on small group teaching. You will take part in seminars, tutorials, problem solving sessions and practical classes, as well as traditional lectures and supervised project work. You will also benefit from generous staff office hours and a dedicated personal adviser, and we offer CV writing workshops and a competitive work placement scheme. + Combine management and mathematics to equip yourself with a highly desirable skillset for the world of work. + Enjoy a flexible, modular curriculum that allows you to develop your own specialisms. + We rank 14th out of 101 business and management schools in the UK for the quality of our research publications (Research Excellence Framework 2014). + We rank second in the UK for research impact and fourth for world leading or internationally excellent research in mathematics (REF 2014). + We rank consistently highly for student satisfaction, with an 81% rating from our management students. 94% of our mathematics students said we are good at explaining things (National Student Survey 2015). + Join an inspiring student community with a strong international outlook: 60% of our management students come from overseas.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Main Site,Egham
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,600