Mathematics - BSc (Hons)

This intensive course has proven extremely popular with our students due to built-in opportunities for work placements, the balanced programme of both applicable and theoretical mathematics, and our enthusiastic, knowledgeable staff who help you develop both your problem-solving and IT skills.

Course details

Through this course, you’ll build your knowledge, understanding and expertise in a range of mathematical methods, and develop the career-focused, transferable skills that employers are looking for. You’ll learn to use mathematical reasoning in a variety of contexts and apply your knowledge in problem-solving situations.
  • Mode of study: 2 -3 days campus
  • Intake: September , January
  • Course length: 3-4 years
  • Course fee: £9,250 per year
  • Location: London

London Metropolitan University

Course overview

You’ll begin by studying the fundamentals of mathematics, such as calculus and linear algebra, and proofs and structures. As the course goes on, you’ll have the opportunity to specialise in your areas of interest such as cryptography and coding, the mathematics of infinity and financial modelling.

You can get a taste for life at our School of Computing and Digital Media by taking a look at our showcase of recent student work.


Entry requirements

a minimum of grades CCE in three A levels or minimum grades BB in at least two A levels, one of which must be from mathematics or numerate subjects (or a minimum of 80 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification, eg BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma/Diploma; or Advanced Diploma; or Progression Diploma; or Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits)

English Language and Mathematics GCSE at grade C (grade 4 from 2017) or above (or equivalent)

What the students say

Lecturers at London Met are very supportive. They will actually spend hours outside the classroom helping you understand everything. Nino, our course leader, supports everyone and makes personal recommendations so that all students can succeed.


The modules listed below are for the academic year 2022/23 and represent the course modules at this time. Modules and module details (including, but not limited to, location and time) are subject to change over time.

  • Calculus and Linear Algebra (core, 30 credits)
  • Data Analysis and Financial Mathematics (core, 30 credits)
  • Mathematical Programming (core, 30 credits)
  • Mathematical Proofs and Structure (core, 30 credits)
  • Differential Equations (core, 15 credits)
  • Discrete Mathematics and Group Theory (core, 30 credits)
  • Further Calculus (core, 30 credits)
  • Project Management (core, 15 credits)
  • Computational Mathematics (option, 30 credits)
  • Statistical Methods and Modelling Markets (option, 30 credits)
  • Academic Independent Study (core, 15 credits)
  • Algebra and Analysis (core, 30 credits)
  • Mathematical Modelling (core, 30 credits)
  • Work Related Learning II (core, 15 credits)
  • Cryptography and Number Theory (option, 15 credits)
  • Error Correcting Codes (option, 15 credits)
  • Financial Modelling and Forecasting (option, 30 credits)