BSc Mathematics with Accounting


This degree programme is taught at the Streatham Campus in Exeter, UK.

Programme overview

Mathematics with Accounting utilises the expertise from both the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences and The Business School.

This programme is designed for students who are interested in following a career in accountancy or in going on to obtain professional accounting qualifications prior to entering a career in business. In addition to giving you the skills and subject knowledge of a mathematics graduate, this programme gives you an understanding of financial reporting and management accounting in a market economy.

This combination of mathematics and accounting skills makes graduates from this programme very attractive to a wide range of employers. This programme is designed to be relevant, innovative and challenging. You will receive research-led teaching, meaning that you will study and learn with the experts - those who are shaping the field of study and writing core texts.

Regular guest speakers from the business world bring case studies to life and help you develop an understanding of business practice.

Choosing Mathematics at Exeter gives you:

  • The flexibility and freedom to choose a wide range of optional modules - enabling you to sample various disciplines and specialise if desired.
  • Research led teaching - all academic staff are active, internationally recognised researchers across a wide range of mathematical topics.
  • First-class equipment and excellent facilities - a £2.8 million investment including a major expansion of computer facilities and completely refitted lecture theatres.
  • Staff committed to helping you make the best mathematics career choices - you'll be guided at every step to help you choose the best mathematics option for you.

Studying a minor in Accounting allows me to relate my studies to the real world and also allows me to benefit from being part of two different schools, enabling me to access each school’s resources and to meet a wide variety of people every day.

The University has provided me with many fantastic opportunities such as becoming the social secretary for the Maths Society, and playing netball, hockey and rounders.

Emma Smith
BSc Mathematics with Accounting