UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This MSci combines a broad'based training in mathematics with highly practical courses from UCL's Department of Management Science and Innovation, which will be of direct use to those seeking a career in management. It offers an additional year of study on top of the equivalent BSc, during which students have the opportunity to specialise further by taking more advanced courses, and undertaking a major project. No previous knowledge of management studies is required.

Course Modules

Years 1 and 2: 6 courses each year give a thorough grounding in pure mathematics and mathematical methods, following the same courses as single'subject mathematics students; in place of applied mathematics, students take 2 courses in management studies each year (see below). Years 3 and 4: Range of options both in mathematics and management studies. Management studies courses: Year 1: Communication and behaviour in organisations; foundations of management. Year 2: Management information and control; business in a competitive environment. Year 3: 2 courses from: project management; the marketing process; law for managers; project finance; the business plan; high'tech business; new ventures business; decision and risk.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
MSci (Hons) £18,830  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time
MSci (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher A1A1A-A1AA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAAA
  • GCE A-level A*AA-A*A*A
  • European Baccalaureate 90%
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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94% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 95%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 87%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 93%

£26,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 75
Studying 10
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 5
Unknown 10

24% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 79%

Total Coursework: 18%

Total Practical: 3%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation