Mathematical Sciences

Undergraduate study

Mathematics is a thrilling and fascinating subject with a natural elegance and splendour, taking real world problems and creating mathematic models to aid understanding. At Loughborough, we aim to equip you with key skills while also opening up the many facets of this rich and stimulating discipline.

Study with us because

  • A great place to study 

    7th for Mathematics in The Guardian University Guide 2019. 11th for Mathematics in The Complete University Guide 2019. Top 10 in the UK for Overall Student Satisfaction in Mathematics and Statistics (National Student Survey 2017).

  • Excellent employability 

    92.5% of our employed graduates in professional/managerial roles*. Average starting salary of £26,500**. Recent destinations have included: Atos, Mazars, Barclays, KPMG, and IBM

  • Paid placements with the world's top companies 

    Available on all our courses. Students have gained invaluable work experience in a wide variety of roles and organisations, including IBM, Jaguar Landrover, Ernst & Young, Virgin Media Ltd, and the Department of Health

  • A respected leader in mathematics education support 

    Home of the award-winning Mathematics Learning Support Centre, providing resources and one-to-one support with mathematics and statistics for every stage of your studies

  • Outstanding facilities 

    The Department has recently undergone a £4.5 million refurbishment to equip it with dedicated resources for mathematics students, including a variety of comfortable, modern learning environments and round-the-clock access to state-of-the-art computer labs

*Based on graduates in full-time employment (UK+Channel Islands+EU). **Mean salary of graduates in full-time graduate level employment or self-employment within six months of graduation (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 2015).