What will I learn?

The financial services industry makes a significant contribution to the global economy, and effective financial management is vital to the success of any business. This is why skilled financial mathematicians are in such high demand.With this in mind, this innovative course brings together the study of mathematics and its practical application in the business and financial environment. You will gain comprehensive knowledge of financial mathematics in accountancy practice, the operations of financial markets, and the wider business sector. Additionally, in your third year you will have the opportunity to undertake a year-long work placement in industry. Optional modules in your final year enable you to mould your course to your own interests.Financial institutions have a strong demand for mathematically trained graduates and you will be well-equipped to adapt to future changes in the financial industry, putting you in a fantastic position to get the job that you want.• • Why study Financial Mathematics at Nottingham Trent University? • • • Top 20 in the UK for Mathematics (The Guardian University Guide 2021).• Top 20 in the UK for student satisfaction in Mathematics (National Student Survey 2020).• We’ve got an excellent employability record. 97% of NTU graduates are employed or engaged in further study six months after leaving.• We’re one of the top universities for offering placements. Our courses offer the opportunity to apply for a placement in the UK or abroad, and for summer scholarships on a research project or in local schools, each giving you real-life experience that employers are looking for. Recent placements include IBM, MJH Accountants, Grant Thornton Group, and Worcester Bosch Group.• We provide innovative accredited courses. Our pioneering courses and research are carried out in close collaboration with university and industry partners worldwide, giving our students skills and knowledge which are highly relevant to the needs of academia and industry. The course is accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, which will help you on your way to Chartered Mathematician status.

Which department am I in?

School of Science and Technology

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available

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Start date

September 2022


Clifton Campus

Nottingham Trent University,

Clifton Lane,


NG11 8NS, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

120 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels, including grade B in Biology or equivalent.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University is one of the UK’s most popular universities with a reputation for excellent teaching and world-leading research.

  • Dedicated international student support
  • Employability focused with work experience opportunities
  • 2019 Guardian University of the Year