BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Computer Science with Foundation Year

Why choose this course?

This modern vocational course offers a compelling combination of mathematics, computing and information systems, allowing you to tailor your studies to match your interests and career aspirations. Start your journey with a foundation year to gain a solid platform for success.

  • Begin your studies with a foundation year to build your skills and confidence if you don’t feel quite ready to embark on the honours degree directly
  • Join a course approved by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, which means you can become an associate member and start your journey towards Chartered Mathematician status
  • Gain valuable work experience on an optional industrial placement year
  • Study in our modern and well-equipped computing facilities
  • Learn from our friendly and supportive lecturers who have wide-ranging expertise in mathematics and computer science
  • Focus on using your skills to solve real-world problems, including projects for industry clients
  • Get involved in fascinating initiatives such as the ALICE experiment, on which we are working in partnership with leading organisations at CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research
  • Follow in the footsteps of our high-flying graduates who have gone on to work for organisations such as the London Stock Exchange, Microsoft and IBM
  • Boost your employability – we are ranked 15th highest among all UK universities and 12th for English institutions, with 96% of graduates in work or further study within six months of completing their degree (HESA 2016).

You can also take the BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Computer Science without a foundation year. Find out more.

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