Undergraduate
BSc Mathematical Science

NUI Galway

Course Overview


This honors degree programme provides students with a solid foundation in Mathematical Science, encompassing all aspects of mathematics and its applications.

Students will have the opportunity to specialize in particular areas, for example in mathematics, applied mathematics, financial mathematics, computer science, statistics and bioinformatics.

What you need to know

Where is the course located?

Galway

What is the length of the course?

4 Years Full-time


When can I apply?

You can apply today

When does the course start?

September

Placement options


Application Closing Date

Open for an application

Number of Places

15

Fees and Funding

Non-EU Tuition Fees

€ 19,750

Living Costs per year

€ 10,000

Application Fee

€ 60

Features and Benefits


  • The reasoning skills and problem-solving abilities of Mathematical Science graduates are highly valued and the career opportunities are diverse, both in the public and private sectors.
  • Others work in the pharmaceutical industry, doing clinical research, and in secondary and tertiary education, and the civil service.
  • Many graduates are employed in the financial and actuarial services, while others are working in the IT industry, particularly in programming and software development.
  • Students will have the opportunity to specialise in particular areas, for example in mathematics, applied mathematics.

Entry requirements

How to Apply

Once you are ready to start your application, please click on APPLY NOW

As part of your application, you will be required to submit:

  • Your academic history and transcripts (Actual and/or Predicted Grades)
  • Proof of English proficiency (typically IELTS or TOEFL scores)
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • A copy of your passport
  • Personal Statement
  • CV/Resume
  • Extra requests for certain courses

Minimum entry requirements

Minimum Grade H5 in two subjects and passes in four other subjects at O6/H7 level in the Leaving Certificate including a minimum of H5 or O1 in Mathematics, and O6/H7 Level in Irish and English.

English Requirements

Science and Engineering (No less than 5.5 in any Component)
IELTS: 6.5 Overall
TOEFL: 88
Pearson (PTE): 61
Duolingo English Test (DET)**: 110
• Temporary measure for 2020 only in response to COVID-19

Special Entry Requirements

Grade C in A-Level Mathematics or Grade A at O-Level

Career Prospects


The reasoning skills and problem-solving abilities of Mathematical Science graduates are highly valued and the career opportunities are diverse, both in the public and private sectors. Many graduates are employed in the financial and actuarial services, while others are working in the IT industry, particularly in programming and software development. Others work in the pharmaceutical industry, doing clinical research, and in secondary and tertiary education, and the civil service.

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