Mathematics (including Sandwich Year)

Course introduction

Reasons to choose Kingston

– This course is accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA).

– This course received 100 per cent overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018 and 2019).

– You’ll use applications that model the real world and industry-standard software such as Maple, Matlab and SAS

About this course

This highly practical course focuses on how mathematics will help your future career. It also helps you develop professional skills, such as computing, reporting and presenting.

You’ll work on real-world case studies, in groups that include students from other disciplines, such as computer science or cybersecurity. This will reinforce the relevance and role of mathematics in the context of the wider professional world.

You’ll graduate with a physical portfolio of reports and video presentations that can demonstrate your capabilities to future employers.

Course modules

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1: MA4500 - Mathematical Methods and Modelling of Applications, MA4510 - Problem Solving and Computational Mathematics, MA4550 - Practical Data Analyst Skills, CI4450 - Professional Environments 1.

Year 2: MA5500 - Applications of Calculus and Linear Systems, MA5510 - Mathematics of Finance and Investment, MA5550 - Modelling Real-World Data with Statistics, CI5450 - Professional Environments 2, CI5999 - Industrial Placement.

Year 3 core modules: MA6500 - Advanced Mathematical Methods and Models, MA6910 - Individual Project.

Year 3 optional modules: MA6510 - Financial Portfolios and Derivatives, MA6520 - Insurance Risk Mathematics, MA6530 - Optimisation Techniques and Applications, MA6550 - Practical Applications of Advanced Statistics, MA6600 - Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

Start date


Tuitions and fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 Years - sandwich Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9250 Home Fees
4 Years - sandwich Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9250 European Fees