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Careers in Mathematics

Mathematics graduates are highly-skilled, highly-qualified, flexible and technical professionals with advanced analytical and problem-solving skills. Their employment opportunities are almost limitless!

Graduates commonly pursue careers as financial or data analysts, meteorologists, statisticians, teachers or operations researchers or find careers in industrial R&D, software development, systems analysis, telecommunications, banking, finance or insurance. Mathematics is a key skill which allows mathematicians to work in any sector where there is demand – numerate, flexible graduates that are able to formulate and apply cutting-edge modelling and statistical analysis, and apply problem-solving techniques to real-world problems are much sought after in the IT, financial services, business and public sectors.

Graduates are also well qualified to proceed to postgraduate degrees by research.

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