What job can I get with a Maths degree?

If you're wondering what you can do with a Maths degree, the possibilities are endless.

Mathematics graduates are in great demand by a wide range of employers, who value the skills developed over the course of the degree. The ability to communicate and solve complex problems and critically analyse information in a logical way are all much sought after from organisations in both the public and private sectors.

York Mathematics graduates have a wealth of opportunities available to them: typically over 90% of our graduates are employed or engaged in further study within 6 months of completing their degree.

Our courses at York will help you develop transferable skills including:

  • Analytical skills
  • Communication skills
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Research skills
  • Logical thinking.

Recently, our graduates have gone into careers in areas including:

  • banking and financial services
  • computing and IT
  • law
  • engineering
  • accountancy and actuarial work
  • logistics
  • telecommunications
  • teaching.