# Pure Mathematics Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program | University | Student satisfaction | Unemployed | Dropout | Tuition (UK) | Tuition (International) | UCAS Tariff | City | ||
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

Pure Mathematics/Statistics BSc (Hons) | Aberystwyth University | 97% | 5% | 5% | £9000 | £16520 | 146 | Aberystwyth | On campus Full-time | |

Applied Mathematics/Pure Mathematics BSc (Hons) | Aberystwyth University | 97% | 5% | 5% | £9000 | £16520 | 146 | Aberystwyth | On campus Full-time | |

Mathematics (Pure Mathematics) BSc (Hons) | Imperial College of Science | 80% | 5% | 5% | £9250 | £39100 | 212 | London | On campus Full-time | |

Pure Mathematics BSc (Hons) | Swansea University | 84% | 0% | 11% | - | - | 135 | Swansea | On campus Full-time | |

Pure Mathematics with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons) | Swansea University | 84% | 0% | 11% | - | - | 135 | Swansea | On campus Full-time | |

Pure Mathematics with a Year Abroad BSc | Swansea University | 84% | 0% | 11% | - | - | 135 | Swansea | On campus Full-time | |

Mathematics (Pure Mathematics) BSc (Hons) | University of Keele | 88% | 10% | 5% | - | - | 120 | Newcastle under Lyme | On campus Full-time | |

Pure Mathematics MMath (Hons) | University of St Andrews | - | - | - | £9250 | £30160 | - | St Andrews | On campus Full-time | |

Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Logic MSc | The University of Manchester | - | - | - | - | - | - | Manchester | On campus Full-time | |

Pure Mathematics PhD | University of Birmingham | - | - | - | - | - | - | Birmingham | On campus Part-time | |

Pure Mathematics MSc | The University of Manchester | - | - | - | - | - | - | Manchester | On campus Part-time |

## Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

### Salary of all UK Graduates of Pure Mathematics

15 months after graduation | 3 years after graduation | 5 years after graduation | |
---|---|---|---|

Median salary | £28132 | £27924 | £34556 |

25-75 percentile range | £24483 - £33995 | £22183 - £36218 | £25816 - £46509 |

Source: Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) by UK Department for Education Dec 20, 2022

All Pure Mathematics courses in the UK

All Pure Mathematics courses in the UK

### Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

15 months after graduation | 3 years after graduation | 5 years after graduation | |
---|---|---|---|

Median salary | £29134 | £28836 | £35867 |

25-75 percentile range | £25259 - £34296 | £23055 - £35742 | £27574 - £46526 |

Source: HESA - Graduate Outcomes Survey Oct 10, 2023

## Jobs & Career Perspectives

### Career perspectives for Pure Mathematics

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Source: HESA - Graduate Outcomes Survey Oct 10, 2023

### Current jobs

Among graduates of Pure Mathematics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Source: HESA - Graduate Outcomes Survey Oct 10, 2023

#### Typical employers for graduates of Pure Mathematics

- Education Field
- Government
- Healthcare Services
- Research and Development

#### Specialisations within Pure Mathematics

- Algebra
- Analysis
- Geometry
- Logic

### Jobs of graduates of Pure Mathematics (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Pure Mathematics at Brunel University

20% | Science, engineering and technology associate professionals |

20% | Business, Research and Administrative Professionals |

15% | Managers, directors and senior officials |

15% | Information Technology Professionals |

10% | Sales occupations |

5% | Elementary occupations |

5% | Administrative occupations |

5% | Business and public service associate professionals |

5% | Customer service occupations |

5% | Science, engineering and technology associate professionals |

Source: Unistats by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) Oct 10, 2023

## Grading & Study Time

### Grading Distribution

Students of Pure Mathematics in the UK received the following grades.

Source: Unistats by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) 2016

## Entry Requirements / Admissions

### UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Pure Mathematics

Source: Unistats by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) Oct 10, 2023

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Pure Mathematics, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

## FAQ

Pure Mathematics is the rigorous analysis of quantities, magnitudes, forms and their relationships, using symbolic logic and language.

The median salary of graduates of Pure Mathematics was £28132 15 months after graduation, £27924 3 years after graduation and £34556 5 years after graduation.

- The following degrees are offered for Pure Mathematics studies:
- Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
- Bachelor of Science - BSc
- Master of Mathematics - MMath (Hons)
- Master of Science - MSc
- Doctor of Philosophy - PhD