City Mathematics alumna blazes post-doctorate trail at Los Alamos National Laboratory
After seven successful years at City - undergraduate through to PhD studies in the Department of Mathematics - Dr Julia Cen has proceeded to the prest...
Mathematics plays a fundamental role in many areas of our lives.
The civil service, government agencies, businesses and research establishments all need capable mathematicians, as do large corporations, public utilities and financial companies. Mathematics-based degrees at City help students acquire some of the skills most valued by employers: knowledge of advanced mathematics, problem-solving and communication skills. City offers a wide range of courses with a mathematics element, from Mathematical Science to Quantitative Finance. Research groups undertake fundamental research in pure and applied mathematics.
The superb location of City’s campus provides excellent work experience opportunities for all students. The City of London financial district is home to leading international banks, insurance houses, corporate finance, accounting consultancies and the Stock Exchange. Many of our Mathematics graduates start and develop their professional careers in The City.
In 2016's NSS 91% of our Mathematics students were satisfied with the quality of their course. National Student Survey 2016
City is in the top 10 universities in the UK for graduate-level jobs. The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2014
After six months 85% of Mathematical Science with Statistics graduates were in work or further study. Destinations of leavers from HE
City offers a variety of Mathematics-related courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree level.
Mathematics courses are supported by three different Schools at City - the School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering, Cass Business School and the School of Arts & Social Sciences - demonstrating our interdisciplinary approach to the subject.
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City's Department of Mathematics contains three research groups undertaking fundamental research in pure and applied mathematics:
The map below describes our location in relation to just handful of the businesses in London that use mathematicians. This ideal situation allows us to maintain strong links with business, and our graduates often move into positions within such companies.
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