UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This BSc is designed for students who are interested in making mathematics their major area of study but who would also like to obtain a knowledge and understanding of general economics and related subjects such as commerce and business. No previous knowledge of economics is required.

Course Modules

Years 1 and 2: 6 courses give grounding in advanced pure mathematics and mathematical methods, following the same courses as the single'subject mathematics students; in place of the applied mathematics courses, students take a year'long course in introductory economics each year (economics in Year 1 and microeconomics in Year 2. Year 3: Introductory macroeconomics theory and policy; range of options in both mathematics and economics: international trade; probability and statistics; economics of the public sector; economics of regulation; quantitative economics; and econometrics.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £18,830  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (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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92% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 98%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 92%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 88%

£27,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

85% Go on to work and/or study

In work 35
Studying 45
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 10
Unknown 5

24% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 90%

Total Coursework: 10%

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

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