UWS Clearing



BSc (Hons)

DURATION & STUDY MODE: 4 years full-time


September 2023


About the course

Join the BSc (Hons) Mathematics to learn how mathematics underpins and describes the world around us.

Build the knowledge and skills required to excel in a multitude of professional sectors including finance, engineering, programming, teaching, and mathematical research.

This degree will provide you with a broad understanding of key areas of mathematics, with options to individualise your degree at every level. Choose to study topics from a range of options including statistics, finance, coding and cryptography, numerical analysis, and mathematical biology.

BSc Mathematics highlights: 

  • Complete a four-year Honours degree in mathematics, gaining broad and balanced knowledge and understanding of key concepts within Mathematics.
  • Use industry standard software to develop a range of skills enabling you to adapt to the constantly changing technological environment.
  • Individualise your degree content, with module options including Mathematical Biology, Mechanics, Numerical Analysis, and Statistics.
  • Be taught by research-active academics who are specialists in their field.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:


Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 1: Closed

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: BCC (69 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths
  • A levels: DDD (72 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3 H3 H3 including Maths
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points including Maths
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to STEM BBB
  • SQA HNC or BTEC Level 4 HNC: relevant subject (for SQA HNCs, must contain Engineering Mathematics 1)

For Scottish Highers, Application of Mathematics will be considered a suitable alternative.

  • Scottish Advanced Highers: CCD (112 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths
  • A levels: BCC (104 UCAS Tariff points) including Maths
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 28 points including Higher Level Maths
  • SQA HND or BTEC Level 5 HND: relevant subjects  (for SQA HNCs must contain Engineering Mathematics 2 & Engineering Mathematcis 3)
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: DDM
  • All applications to Year 3 are considered on an individual basis

How to Apply


You can apply for this course, as well as keep up-to-date with your undergraduate application, via the UCAS Hub.

Your UCAS Hub account will be updated once a decision has been made on your application and you’ll be notified.

Clearing Guide

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Enquire about this course

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk


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