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Why study Mathematics at Brunel?

At Brunel, our mathematics courses are all about flexibility and practicality. This means you won't just learn equations: you'll develop a skill set that's adaptable to your interests and the real world.


Global outlook and rankings

Our Mathematics department proudly holds the fourth spot in the UK for its global perspective, according to The Times Higher Educational World University Rankings 2023. Our undergrad courses are a hit, ranking in the top 5 for student satisfaction in London (National Student Survey - NSS 2023). Plus, our graduates are on a solid career path, with an impressive average salary of £29,200 just three years after graduation (LEO Data 2023).

Internationally recognised academics

You’ll be taught by leading mathematicians in their fields. As well as teaching, our academics are actively involved in research collaborations with colleagues throughout the world. They’ll draw on these to illustrate key learning points in your lectures and hands-on, practical workshops.

Courses from foundation year to PhD

We cover the entire spectrum of your education. Whether you're just starting your journey with a foundation year, pursuing undergraduate studies, looking at postgraduate options, or diving into research and PhD courses, we've got you covered. Additionally, we offer a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) course in financial markets studies. Our Digital Technology Solutions Specialist (Data Analytics) Master’s Degree Apprenticeship program is designed in partnership with employers and professional bodies, giving you the opportunity to progress your career.

Study abroad

We'll encourage you to take advantage of the opportunities to explore new places during your studies. Wherever you decide to go, for a short or a longer term, you’ll develop new skills and experience different cultures – all of which will help you to stand out in the job market.

Careers and placement

With a mathematics degree from Brunel, you'll possess a wealth of knowledge applicable to science, technology, business, academia, and many other areas, allowing you to shape your career based on your interests. Our dedicated career advisors support you from day one, providing guidance on CVs, interviews, and career paths.
If you'll be studying at one of our undergraduate courses, you might want to opt for a placement year between years 2 and 3 of your studies. And our maths employability workshops will help you to prepare for your placement and your first graduate role.

Alumni support

As a member of the Brunel alumni community, you can take advantage of a range of benefits, including support from our career advisers to help you find a job for up to three years after graduation.

Women in Engineering, Computing and Maths

Our mentoring programme supports female graduates and undergraduates to reach their full potential in the engineering and computing industries.

Studying Mathematics at Brunel equipped me with a broad range of skills that helped me in the real world.
James, Undergraduate, Alumni
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Brunel ensured that I gained self-confidence when it came to addressing a new challenge alongside problem-solving and computational skills.
Matthew, Undergraduate, Alumni
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Joining the mentoring scheme was a perfect opportunity to get some really useful insight into what the working world is like
Rushita, Undergraduate
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The work experience [during my degree] was invaluable to get me started on a career and quickly take responsibility
Chris, Undergraduate, Alumni
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The skills learned have helped me perform at levels that would not have been possible without the experience at Brunel - the guidance and challenge from the professors really has made an impact
Harjeet, Undergraduate, Alumni
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I loved that Brunel was an on-campus Uni - everything I could possibly need was right there! Everyone was so friendly and it was clear there would be plenty of opportunities available.
Vikki, Undergraduate, Alumni
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I am passionate about mathematics and believe Brunel is a university that allows that kind of passion to grow
Siobhan, Undergraduate, Alumni
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My Brunel experience helped me to be a great team player as well as able to lead a project confidently
Samiksha, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Alumni
Financial Mathematics MSc
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I completed a thin sandwich placement course at Brunel. This work experience greatly helped me to get a good idea of what I wanted to do, and not do, after I graduated.
Marcus, Undergraduate, Alumni
Maths and Management Studies BA
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Brunel has a very good Mathematics department, with some great lecturers and resources. Brunel also has a great Careers service, so take advantage of that.

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