Understand market futures — study the future of markets
AAA including A in Mathematics (full entry requirements)
3 years full-time
Economics is becoming more mathematical and now requires highly technical tools. This maths and economics degree is a toolbox you'll apply to solving economic problems.
“Being able to study maths alongside one of the most important fields it is applied in, economics, in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, is fantastic.
Jordan, Economics and Mathematics (BSc)
What you’ll study
Economists build mathematical models to decipher patterns, predict future developments and recommend strategies. You'll have the opportunity to learn about these in real-life situations, and discuss their application.
Full module descriptions can be found on the following pages:
We'll establish your base in mathematics, then prepare you to learn some principles of economics in your first year.
In addition to the above you will also need to complete our online Academic Integrity module. This covers some of the essential skills and knowledge which will help you to study independently and produce work of a high academic standard which is vital for success at York.
This module will:
Your final year will focus on advanced economics and preparing you for your career.
How you’ll be taught and assessed
Lectures and seminars are the main mode of teaching. Some modules have practical computer classes. All modules are supported by extensive online material, including a discussion forum.
Your assessments will mainly be examinations and regular homework.
Where you’ll go from here
Our maths and economics degree graduates are in great demand by many employers, who value skills that you'll develop with your degree.
Six months after graduation, around 90 per cent of University of York Maths graduates are employed or in further study.
How to get here
All applications must be made through UCAS. Accepted applicants will be invited to visit between November and April, to meet our current students and staff.
AAA in three A levels, including Mathematics.
36 points, including HL6 in Mathematics.
AAAAB, incuding A in Mathematics.
AAAABB, including A1 in Mathematics.
80 per cent average, including 85 per cent in Mathematics.
D3, D3, M2 in three principal subjects, including Mathematics.
Our English language requirements for overseas applicants can be found in the Entry Requirements to York.
Contact our admissions tutor if you have any questions