Mathematics Undergraduate Courses

A degree in maths will open up many doors for you – and with our focus on real world learning, you can be sure you’ll be equipped for any number of careers.

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Mathematics at the University of Derby

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By joining our mathematical community you will have the opportunity to apply your studies to real world problems and become a contributor in the pioneering world of mathematics.

The chance to participate in innovative research, combined with great links with industry, means that our mathematics courses have an excellent record for employability.

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The staff go above and beyond to ensure that you make the most of your degree and learn as much as possible. It has been useful to develop my skills both academically and personally with their help and I feel especially well prepared for my working life ahead.

Jake Andrews
BSc (Hons) Mathematics
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Why aspiring teacher Jake is a textbook mathematician

Jake Andrews is impressing everyone with his mathematical skills. The BSc (Hons) Mathematics student has picked up two awards for his work – and he’s been chosen by assessment and learning organisation, Vretta, to create solutions for a new textbook.

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What our Mathematics graduates do

A degree in mathematics opens the doors to lots of different careers. You’ll develop analytical and problem-solving skills that will make you more attractive to employers across a range of sectors.

Career opportunities open to graduates include:

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Undergraduate Open Days

The best way to find out if studying at Derby is right for you is to experience an Open Day. Get a feel for the city and campus, tour our first-class facilities and see where you could be living.

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Student stories

Our students and graduates are people just like you. And they are making an impact in our region and around the world by using their knowledge and skills to drive innovation and change. You can be part of that story. Let our students and graduates tell you theirs.

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