BSc Mathematics with Statistics (G1G3)

2016 entry

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UCAS code G1G3
Application method UCAS/Common Application
Course duration 3 year(s) full-time
Part-time study Part-time study is not available for this course
Number of applications for 2014/15 1459
Number of places for 2016/17 194

About BSc Mathematics with Statistics

This course is very similar to our Single Honours Mathematics courses, but allows you to specialise in statistics.

Our BSc Mathematics with Statistics degree is accredited by the Royal Statistical Society. Students on this and the MSci course are automatically entitled to Graduate Statistician status on application to the RSS, provided they achieve at least Second-class Honours.

More about Mathematics

Find out more about studying Mathematics at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.

Course structure

First year

  • Foundations and Proof
  • Analysis
  • Introduction to Group Theory
  • Calculus
  • Computational Maths
  • Linear Algebra and Geometry
  • Mechanics
  • Probability
  • Statistics

Second year

A choice from about 12 units, including:

  • Statistics
  • Combinatorics
  • Linear Algebra
  • Mechanics
  • Algebra
  • Applied Probability
  • Metric Spaces
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Optimisation

Third year

A choice from a selection of approximately 35 units plus the opportunity to undertake a project. This includes units related to current research topics in the School of Mathematics.

Further details about the course structure for Mathematics with Statistics

Typical offer for BSc Mathematics with Statistics

(including international A-levels)
A*AA  including A* in Mathematics, plus at least one of the following subjects*; or AAA including Mathematics and Further Mathematics
(including international A-levels)
(contextual offer)
AAB including grade A in Mathematics and in one of the following subjects* or Further Mathematics
IB Diploma 38 overall with 18 points at Higher level including 6, 6 in Mathematics and one of the following subjects*
IB Diploma
(contextual offer)
34 overall with 17 points at Higher level including 6, 6 in Mathematics and one of the following subjects*
Cambridge Pre-URequirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
AccessPass Access to HE Diploma with 30 credits at Distinction including 12 credits in Mathematics and 15 credits at Merit. A further qualification such as A-level Mathematics may also be required; please contact Admissions for advice regarding your Access course's content.
BTEC DDD in Science pathway with Distinction in Mathematics unit; or DDD plus A-level Mathematics at grade A
SQASH: AAAAA and AH: AA in Mathematics and one of the following subjects*
Welsh BaccRequirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute the same non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Level Core grade
EB88% overall with 9.0 in Mathematics and 8.5 in Physics
International qualificationsQualifications, scholarships and local information sources for your country
English language requirements Profile E
Further information about English language requirements
Subjects required at GCSE or equivalent:grade C or above in English Language.
Academic qualifications*Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Economics or Computer Science. STEP achievement may be included as part of an alternative offer.

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Fees and funding

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International students

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This course is recognised by the following organisations:

The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) for the purpose of eligibility for Graduate Statistician status.

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries for the purpose of exemption from some professional examinations.

Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) This programme will meet the educational requirements of the Chartered Mathematician designation, awarded by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, when it is followed by subsequent training and experience in employment to obtain equivalent competences to those specified by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for taught masters degrees.

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