Study Mathematics at Salford

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Mathematics is at the heart of everything.

As technology rapidly changes our world, answering questions and solving problems are more important than ever before.

If you have an enquiring mind that seeks answers, you’ll find your place with a degree in mathematics.

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Why study Mathematics?

  • Mathematics is a foundational concept and vital tool for the development of humanity.

  • From the aircraft we fly through the sky to the computers we use everyday - everything uses mathematics.

  • Mathematical knowledge and skills are transferable across a wide range of industries. For example, mathematical modelling is used to interpret data, quantify risk and create algorithms for fraud detecting in banking.


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Immersive learning. Research-led. Industry focused.

Driven by industry collaboration, our mathematics course is designed to both expand your analytical mind and equip you with practical skills, ready to secure an exciting career in our data-driven society.

  • Develop skills in logical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making, which are highly valued by employers and are transferable across a range of industries
  • Gain a strong knowledge base and understanding of how mathematical methods can be applied to real-world problems
  • Choose to include an industrial placement year between years two and three to boost your future employability


Mathematics degree courses at Salford


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Many of our greatest achievements are built on mathematics. By choosing a mathematics degree, you will learn to make an important contribution to the world around us, be it in science, technology or engineering. 

Explore our Mathematics courses:

BSc (Hons) Mathematics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Foundation Year 


Students in Manchester

University life is not just about what you study - where you study matters too.

Our amazing location blends the beauty of our parkland campus with the buzz of central Manchester on our doorstep - not to mention great transport links to explore the North West. 

This winning combination makes Salford a great study destination. Come and take a look.