Financial Mathematics (Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

Lancaster University

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UCAS CODE GN1J
Financial maths is about learning to interpret and manipulate data to draw valuable conclusions and make predictions. This is particularly important in business and finance, but the skills gained from this programme are widely applicable and highly sought after. During the course, you will benefit from completing a year of full-time work experience, providing you with invaluable experience and an insight into the real-world workplace.In your first year you will build on your previous knowledge ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Mathematics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
83rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
11th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-23
Sandwich
4 Years

Finance

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 96 = 4% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Finance graduate salary at this uni
£25,000
UK Finance graduate salary
£21,000

Mathematics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Mathematics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Mathematics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Mathematics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
100%
Further Mathematics
78%
Physics
52%
Chemistry
27%
General Studies
9%

Finance

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Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions Bailrigg Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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