Mathematics

MMath MATHEMATICS WITH A PLACEMENT YEAR

Key details 

MMATH MATHEMATICS WITH A PLACEMENT YEAR

Start Year
2021
Attendance
Full Time
Award
Degree of Master of Mathematics
UCAS course code
G10P
Entry Requirements
AAB

Entry Requirements

A Levels

AAB including an A in Mathematics or ABB including an A in Mathematics and a B in Further Mathematics or ABB with an A in Mathematics and the Extended Project. Science A-levels must include a pass in the practical element

BTEC

DDD alongside grade A in A level Maths. Excludes BTEC Public Services, Uniformed Services and Business Administration

Scottish highers advanced

BBC including a B in Mathematics

Irish leaving certificate

4 subjects at H2 including Mathematics and 2 subjects at H3

Access course

Interview required. Pass Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 36 credits at Level 3 and Merit in 9 credits at Level 3, including 12 credits in Mathematics at Distinction

European Baccalaureate

80% overall including 85% in Mathematics.

International Baccalaureate

33 points including Higher Level 6 in Mathematics.

GCSE offer

UEA recognises that some students take a mixture of International Baccalaureate IB or International Baccalaureate Career-related Programme IBCP study rather than the full diploma, taking Higher levels in addition to A levels and/or BTEC qualifications. At UEA we do consider a combination of qualifications for entry, provided a minimum of three qualifications are taken at a higher Level. In addition, some degree programmes require specific subjects at a higher level. 

Additional entry requirements

A-Level General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted.   

Science A Levels to include a pass in the praxtical element.

If you do not meet the academic requirements for direct entry, you may be interested in one of our Foundation Year programmes:

BSc Mathematics with a Foundation Year 

If you do not meet the academic and/or English requirements for direct entry our partner, INTO University of East Anglia offers guaranteed progression on to this undergraduate degree upon successful completion of a preparation programme. Depending on your interests, and your qualifications you can take a variety of routes to this degree: 

 International Foundation in Mathematics and Actuarial Sciences 

International Foundation in Physical Sciences and Engineering 

Alternative Qualifications

UEA recognises that some students take a mixture of International Baccalaureate IB or International Baccalaureate Career-related Programme IBCP study rather than the full diploma, taking Higher levels in addition to A levels and/or BTEC qualifications. At UEA we do consider a combination of qualifications for entry, provided a minimum of three qualifications are taken at a higher Level. In addition, some degree programmes require specific subjects at a higher level. 

Students for whom english is a foreign language

Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. We require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading): 

  • IELTS: 6.5 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components) 

We also accept a number of other English language tests. Please click here to see our full list

If you do not yet meet the English language requirements for this course, INTO UEA offer a variety of English language programmes which are designed to help you develop the English skills necessary for successful undergraduate study: 

Pre-sessional English at INTO UEA 

Academic English at INTO UEA 

Interviews

Most applicants will not be called for an interview and a decision will be made via UCAS Track. However, for some applicants an interview will be requested. Where an interview is required the Admissions Service will contact you directly to arrange a time. 

Gap year

We welcome applications from students who have already taken or intend to take a gap year.  We believe that a year between school and university can be of substantial benefit. You are advised to indicate your reason for wishing to defer entry on your UCAS application. 

Intakes

This course is open to UK, EU and International applicants. The annual intake for this course is in September each year

Course Reference Number: 1545417

Fees and Funding

Tuition Fees

Information on tuition fees can be found here.

Scholarships and Bursaries

We are committed to ensuring that costs do not act as a barrier to those aspiring to come to a world leading university and have developed a funding package to reward those with excellent qualifications and assist those from lower income backgrounds. 

The University of East Anglia offers a range of Scholarships; please click the link for eligibility, details of how to apply and closing dates.

Course related costs

You are eligible for reduced fees during your placement year. Further details are available on the Tuition Fees webpages. 

There may be extra costs related to items such as travel and accommodation during your placement year, which will vary depending on location. 

Please see Additional Course Fees for details of other course-related costs. 

Course Reference Number: 1545417

How to apply

Applications need to be made via the Universities Colleges and Admissions Services (UCAS), using the UCAS Apply option. 

UCAS Apply is a secure online application system that allows you to apply for full-time Undergraduate courses at universities and colleges in the United Kingdom. It is made up of different sections that you need to complete. Your application does not have to be completed all at once. The application allows you to leave a section partially completed so you can return to it later and add to or edit any information you have entered. Once your application is complete, it is sent to UCAS so that they can process it and send it to your chosen universities and colleges. 

The Institution code for the University of East Anglia is E14. 

FURTHER INFORMATION 

Please complete our Online Enquiry Form to request a prospectus and to be kept up to date with news and events at the University.  

 

Course Reference Number: 1545417
Key details
Attendance
Full Time
Award
Degree of Master of Mathematics
UCAS course code
G10P
Entry Requirements
AAB
Our novel five-year integrated Master’s course lets you go into greater depth than our three-year BSc programme as well as allowing you to explore your career options with a full-time placement in your third year. During your three years at UEA, we offer you the flexibility to focus on pure mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics, or complement your studies with modules from related subjects at other UEA Schools, such as environmental sciences, business, computing, physics, and accounting. In your final year you’ll also take on a substantial research project. This will give you experience in independent study and help improve key career skills such as literature reviewing, critical thinking, report writing and oral presentation.
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