401–500 th
World University Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2019
76-100 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2UP, United Kingdom

Mathematics for Finance and Management

**Overview** Business and mathematics go hand in hand. If you love maths and want to learn how to use your skills in the business world, this BSc (Hons) Mathematics for Finance and Management degree course can give you the skills, knowledge and practical experience you need. You'll cover the mathematics of high finance and big business, from the mathematical analysis and modelling professionals use to track investments to the maths managers use to make their budgets work harder. Mathematicians are in high demand for their analytical skills and systematic, logical thinking. At the end of the course, you'll be set for a career in areas such as finance, marketing, investment analysis, management, government research and mathematical modelling. Accredited by This course is accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, the UK's professional body for mathematicians. This assures employers that you have the skills, experience and professionalism to work as a professional mathematician. It also allows you to become a Chartered Mathematician (CMath) more quickly, with additional experience and study after the course. 100% Graduates in work or further study (DLHE, 2017) **What you'll experience** On this course you'll: - Choose modules that match your interests and career ambitions - Study maths and business-related topics side by side including algebra, financial management, calculus and supply chain management - Have access to our computing labs, harnessing powerful hardware and software to unpick complex mathematical problems - Get training in advanced mathematical and statistical software, such as Mathematica, MAPLE, MATLAB, as well as industry standard statistical and operational research software - Have the chance to get work experience in the community, such as assisting in local schools **Careers and opportunities** Data-driven decision making and problem solving are essential in business and finance, and mathematics graduates are valuable in many different areas of business. When you finish the course, our careers and employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry. What can you do with a Mathematics for Finance and Management degree? Past students on this course have gone into areas such as: - statistics - finance - mathematical modelling - teaching - government research - marketing What jobs can you do with a Mathematics for Finance and Management degree? Roles our graduates have taken on include: - trainee accountant - financial coordinator - oil trader - business analyst - invoice validator - teacher Other graduates have continued their studies at postgraduate level or set up successful businesses with help and support from the University. After you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career. "The course is really interesting and the lecturers are fantastic – I completed a module based on mathematical ciphers, which was a lot of fun." Pippa Cooke, Mathematics Student

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Main Site,PortsmouthEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,100