MSci Mathematics with Study in Continental Europe (G104)
2016 entryFind a course
|Application method||UCAS/Common Application|
|Course duration||4 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 MSci Mathematics with Study in Continental Europe
Year one is similar to our Single Honours Mathematics degrees, but you will also study a unit in your chosen language as well as taking language units in year two.
You will spend your third year abroad, learning mathematics in a foreign language. Visit our Study and Work Abroad Office website to find out where you can study in Europe.
On your return to Bristol, you will complete the fourth year of the MSci programme.
Find out more about studying Mathematics at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.
- Foundations and Proof
- Introduction to Group Theory
- Computational Maths
- Linear Algebra and Geometry
You will drop two short units and take a suitable language unit in their place.
A choice from about 12 units, including:
- Linear Algebra
- Applied Probability
- Metric Spaces
- Multivariable Calculus
You will take a suitable language unit in place of one mathematics unit.
There are performance hurdles at the end of year two to enable you to study abroad in year three.
A choice from a selection of approximately 35 units plus a substantial project. This includes units related to current research topics in the School of Mathematics.Further details about the course structure for Mathematics with Study in Continental Europe
Typical offer for MSci Mathematics with Study in Continental Europe
(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)
|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*|
|34 points overall with 17 points at Higher level including 6, 6 in Mathematics and one of the following subjects*|
|Cambridge Pre-U||Requirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3|
|Access||Pass 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|
|SQA||SH: AAAAA and AH: AA in Mathematics and one of the following subjects*|
|Welsh Bacc||Requirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute the same non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Level Core grade|
|EB||88% overall with 9.0 in Mathematics and 8.5 in Physics|
|International qualifications||Qualifications, 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.|
More entry information
- Selection process: UCAS or Common Application
- Deferred entry: Welcomed, but please seek advice about maintaining relevant skills
- Mathematics with Study in Continental Europe admissions statement
- More about Mathematics at Bristol
- University admissions policies and procedures
Get in touch
For questions regarding study and admission contact:
Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1639
For information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit fees and funding.
Find out more about becoming a student at Bristol, and the support we offer to international students.
This course is recognised by the following organisations:
Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) This programme is accredited to meet the educational requirements of the Chartered Mathematician designation awarded by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications.
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries for the purpose of exemption from some professional examinations.
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