Master of Mathematics Programmes 2023-24

Academic Regulations: Faculty of Social Sciences

SchoolMathematical Sciences
Final Award

Master of Mathematics (MMath)

With exit awards of:

Certificate of Higher Education

Diploma of Higher Education

Bachelor of Science

  • Master of Mathematics
  • Master of Mathematics with Statistics
  • Master of Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics
  • Master of Mathematics in Mathematical Physics
Last modifiedApril 2023

The Academic Regulations apply to and regulate the programme(s) listed above.

On occasion, programmes can be exempted from one or more of the clauses in the Regulations; one or more of the clauses can be varied; and programmes can impose additional requirements.

  • Exemptions are characterised by the omission of the relevant clause.
  • Variations are characterised by the replacement of the clause with alternative wording.
  • Additions are characterised by requirements in addition to those detailed in the Academic regulations.

The programmes listed have approval from the Academic Quality and Standards Committee for the exemptions and/or variations and/or additions to the regulations noted below.


The clause(s) listed below describe where an exemption to the Regulations exists.

None apply


The clause(s) listed below describe where a variation to the Regulations exists.

Existing University RegulationApproved Exemption

Progression, Determination and Classification of Results: Undergraduate and Integrated Masters Programmes

Some Parts of some programmes may in addition require a student to achieve an Average Mark for the Part which is greater than the University standard Average Mark for a Part.

In order to progress to Part IV of the programme, students must achieve an average Pass Mark of 58 in Part III.

Additional Requirements

The clause(s) listed below are in addition to the Regulations.

None apply

These regulations should be read in conjunction with the programme specification. 


As a research-led University, we undertake a continuous review of our programmes to ensure quality enhancement and to manage our resources. As a result, these regulations may be revised during a student’s period of registration, however, any revision will be balanced against the requirement that the student should receive the educational service expected. Please read our Disclaimer to see why, when and how changes may be made to a student’s programme.