Sheffield is among the Russell Group top ten for research output in this discipline, so you can expect to encounter concepts that will expand your horizons.
This degree focuses on mathematics with direct applications in finance. To support your career aspirations, you will also take modules in enterprise, business and economics. The Sheffield University Management School, where you will spend some of your time, is triple-accredited (by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS) which puts it among the top one per cent of management schools in the world.
Our graduates continue to surprise us, pursuing careers in everything from advertising to weather forecasting. Many go into finance, as accountants or actuaries, with firms like KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Other employers include GCHQ, British Airways and the European Space Agency.