Mathematics and Computer Science BSc (Joint Honours)

Key information

  • Course length: 3 years
  • UCAS code: GG14
  • Year of entry: 2020
  • Typical offer: A-level : ABB / IB : 33 / BTEC : D*DD

Entry Requirements

A level offerABB
Subject requirementsGrade A in Mathematics is required.

For applicants from England: Where a science has been taken at A level (Chemistry, Biology or Physics), a pass in the Science practical of each subject will be required.
BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary DiplomaAcceptable at grade Distinction (any subject) alongside AB at A level, including A Level Mathematics grade A.
BTEC Level 3 DiplomaDistinction Distinction in BTEC considered alongside A Level Mathematics grade A.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended DiplomaD*DD in relevant Diploma (Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, IT) and A Level Mathematics grade A.
International Baccalaureate33 including 6 in Higher Mathematics.
Irish Leaving CertificateSuccessfully complete Irish Leaving Certificate with grades H1, H2, H2, H2, H3, H3, including grade H1 in Higher Level Mathematics.
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherPass Scottish Advanced Highers with grades ABB including A Level Mathematics grade A.
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedAcceptable at grade B or above alongside AB at A level including A Level Mathematics grade A.
Cambridge Pre-U DiplomaD3 in Cambridge Pre U Principal Subject is accepted as equivalent to A-Level grade A M2 in Cambridge Pre U Principal Subject is accepted as equivalent to A-Level grade B Global Perspectives and Short Courses are not accepted.
EU entry requirementsEU Qualifications
AccessConsidered if taking a relevant subject. 45 Level 3 credits at Distinction, including 15 Level 3 credits in Mathematical subjects is required. GCSE English and Mathematics grade C/grade 4 or above also required.
International entry informationYour country
Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our A Level offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. The alternative offer will be ABC including A Level Mathematics grade A and grade A in the EPQ.
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General Studies

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