|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
good results in Mathematics
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This degree focuses on mathematics relevant to quantitative finance applications, such as models of fluctuations of share prices on the stock exchange, financial derivatives or corporate finance. Modules in enterprise, business and economics are taught by the Management School and the Department of Economics.
Your study will include core mathematics, pure mathematics, applied mathematics and probability and statistics. You can specialise later in your course, and can often switch between our degrees.
Introduction to Probability and Statistics
Mathematics Core 1
Mathematics Core II
Numbers and Groups
Science Challenge: Breaking Boundaries
Economic Analysis and Policy 1
Economic Analysis and Policy 2
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Introduction to Financial Management
Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra
Statistical Inference and Modelling
Introduction to Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing
Career Development Skills
Probability and Statistics in Society
Stochastic Processes and Finance
Practical and Applied Statistics
Topics in Advanced Macroeconomics
Topics in Advanced Microeconomics
Codes and Cryptography
History of Mathematics
Knots and Surfaces
Measure and Probability
Sampling Theory and Design of Experiments
Topics in Number Theory
Many of our graduates use their numerical and analytical skills for careers in finance, such as accountancy, actuarial work, public finance and insurance. Other career destinations include teaching, advertising, operations research and meteorology.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.