Mathematics

Ensuring that our students graduate as highly employable individuals, is a priority across the University of Dundee. Our Careers Service collaborates with the Division of Mathematics to produce a varied and thorough programme of events. Throughout the academic year students have the opportunity to attend a wide range of seminars that are led by employers.The Division of Mathematics fosters a very supportive environment, in which students can engage in open dialogue with academic staff, about their future career prospects. We continually strive to ensure that when our students graduate, they are fully equipped to embark on a successful career. Our graduates have gone on to work for organisations including:

  • Tesco Bank in Edinburgh
  • Aquila Insights in Edinburgh
  • Sunshine Coast Regional Council in Australia
  • Ernst & Young in Australia
  • Aurizon in Australia
  • Deloitte in Canada
  • Technip in Dundee
  • BT in Dundee
  • Morgan Stanley in Glasgow
  • The Edrington Group in Hong Kong
  • AS Mosley Ltd in Aberdeen

As mathematics is central to many professions and sectors, there is consistently high demand for people with related qualifications. A degree in mathematics is a highly marketable asset and mathematics graduates are consistently amongst those attracting the highest graduate salaries, and can choose from a very broad range of careers in areas including research, industry, science, engineering, commerce, finance and education. Our Division of Mathematics is comprised of a dedicated and international team of experts who make it their goal to provides students with an invaluable experience.