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173 Mathematics Degree Programs Abroad


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The MSc in Mathematical Finance program at Queen Mary University of London is designed to provide students with the necessary mathematical techniques and tools to understand and model the complexity of financial markets. Designed to equip talented individuals with the skill necessary for a successful career in finance, this program brings together the strengths of two highly respected schools a...


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Mente Argentina's Masters and Graduate Degrees Program may be the perfect program for someone interested in studying in a new culture. Through this international program students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in thier career. Individuals can chose to study from some of the most renowned universities in the Country: Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), Universidad Argen...


The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is amongst Malaysia's Premier Private Universities, and is where a unique fusion of technology, innovation and creativity works effectively towards preparing professional graduates for significant roles in business and society globally. APU has earned an enviable reputation as an award-winning University through its achievements in wi...


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London Graduate Internships: Apply Now! International experience is highly regarded by today's employers. Through full-time corporate placements, complemented by academic study in an intensive one-year program, the Mountbatten Institute equips recent graduates and young professionals with the diversity of skills necessary to top an increasingly competitive labor market. With c.150 trainee...


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We invite you to join the 27,000 students from nearly 150 countries who have chosen to study at one of the UK’s most historic and prestigious universities! Students from around the world choose King’s to further their academic and professional studies. With over 90% of our research internationally recognized, you benefit from an intellectually rigorous environment supported by welcoming and car...


The prestigious bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering at Technion is taught entirely in English at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. The faculty is internationally recognized for its leadership in research, education, and innovation, having educated Israel's engineering leaders holding key positions in high-tech, government, and defense industries. Students are taught by senior acade...


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Brunel is a campus-based university situated in Uxbridge, West London, and is home to nearly 15,000 students from over 100 countries worldwide. Founded in 1966, our distinctive mission is to combine teaching and research excellence with the practical and entrepreneurial approach pioneered by its namesake, Isambard Kingdom Brunel. The University is based around eight Academic Schools: *...


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The Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University MSc Financial Mathematics program provides students with advanced analytical training, quantitative knowledge, and the practical skill sets required by modern financial institutions. The program aims to equip students with a solid education in financial analysis, risk management, and modern financial engineering for a successful career in the finance and ...


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Whether you want to study undergraduate and graduate degree programs or shorter-term semester and year-long programs, Across The Pond can help. For over 10 years we have been helping students from the USA, Canada, Latin America and Norway to find and apply to over 40 of the top colleges and graduate schools in England and the rest of the UK. Our team of UK Study Experts, who have had first-h...


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The University of Roehampton offers students the opportunity to live and learn on a close-knit collegiate campus just a stone's throw away from the sights and sounds of the capital city. Students can really experience the 'best of both worlds' at London’s only parkland campus. You will study for one semester or a full year alongside Roehampton students from over 130 countries worldwide. Guar...


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The University of Otago welcomes study abroad students from universities throughout the world, and enrolls international students in degrees from bachelors through to PhD. Live among local students of the university, all within 15 minutes walk of campus and the Dunedin city center in New Zealand. The two to six-bedroom houses or apartments typically have at least one local student living in the...


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The American University of Beirut has long been admired for the strength and breadth of its academic programs and its commitment to a broad-based liberal arts education. All entering undergraduate students are required to complete a number of general education courses that provide them with the opportunity to explore many different disciplines. The University's Faculties of Agricultural and Foo...


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University of New York in Prague is the largest and leading English language Higher Education Institution in the Czech Republic. Teaching takes place in English and currently, more than 800 students from more than 60 countries study at UNYP. Lecturers come from the United States, EU and the Czech Republic (more than 20 countries in all), and bring with them both academic and professional backg...


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Thinking about where you would like to study, what you want to study and how you apply? Dublin City University (DCU) is a warm and welcoming environment for students from over 114 countries who wish to take a semester in Dublin, a full time undergraduate degree or a postgraduate masters programme. The International Office will help you with advice on all aspects of study in DCU including cou...


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This study abroad program is perfect for a student, with at minimum intermediate level Spanish skills, who wants an authentic study abroad experience. Away from the crowds of American students who study abroad in more popular destinations like Barcelona or Madrid, you will find yourself fully immersed in the language and culture. You will take classes at an accredited Spanish university and tak...

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Mathematics Degrees Abroad

Study abroad is just for the humanities, right? What a giant miscalculation! Earning a degree in mathematics abroad is an opportunity to discover how other countries apply mathematical principles, to broaden your scope of interest, and to ensure that you are highly sought after in the job market after graduation. With all these benefits, you can count on your math degree being valuable. After all, pi is the same 3.14 everywhere in the world, but you can only taste the delicious Coulibiac pie in Moscow or an authentic pizza pie in Rome, so take your mathematics degree abroad!

Why Earn a Math Degree Abroad

Ever heard the saying that mathematics is the ultimate universal language? It’s true! Number literacy, or numeracy, connects people across continents and cultures. Think about it: no matter where you are in the world, numbers are used to communicate about crucial details, like time, grocery bills, and bus fares. You will definitely do a lot more with a math degree than catch a bus or count the cost of two baguettes, and you can do even more if you have earned your math degree abroad. This is precisely because of the universal value that mathematics has, especially in today’s fast-paced, integrated, globalized world.

When earned abroad, your mathematics degree makes you more attractive to potential employers at home and overseas, who will love that you can convert dollars to yen lickity-split. Studying math abroad also means that you will have greater access to groundbreaking research that is being done all over the world. You will be able to make connections within the academic, professional, and scientific community from whichever country you choose to study in. These connections could very well payoff in the future in terms of employment overseas. 


Mathematics is a progressive field that is experiencing new developments all the time. Studying math in a foreign place means that you will be privy to these adaptations and better prepared to participate in this exciting international discipline.

London. In most mathematical equations, t equals time. When you’re earning a math degree in London, t equals tea, which you will probably have with biscuits nearly every day. The highly reputable Queen Mary University of London is just one of the many universities in London that offers undergraduate degrees in mathematics that can be completed in just three years, leaving you more time to solve some of Hilbert’s more complex problems. Additionally, you’ll be able to adventure through the historic sites of the city and enjoy a burgeoning nightlife scene. Make sure to check out the local pub, as long as you’ve determined which football team you’ll be cheering for.

Singapore. The Singapore campus of Curtin University offers math geeks innumerable chances to make strong professional connections. A global financial center, the city of Singapore could be your domain to achieve an integrated education while preparing yourself for a competitive job market. Singaporeans learn math in an unconventional and innovative way that has researchers around the world talking. Singaporean students typically perform at the top of the global class. Learning from their successful perspective can be extremely valuable for your future endeavors.  Multiply that by the gorgeous botanical gardens and delicious Hokkien Mee noodles and you have the solution to your math degree needs.

Croatia. Study business mathematics in one of the most beautiful countries in Eastern Europe. Bright blue waters envelope a mountainous interior that deviates from ordinary landscapes and gives you access to endless outdoor exploration. Consider this your “off-the-beaten-path” option when it comes mathematics degrees abroad. If you enjoy the less-traveled and the more-remote, Croatia offers a multitude of adventurous activities like spelunking and snorkeling. Croatia even hosts an annual mathematical congress in Zagreb. These are just some of the factors that make Croatia a prime location to get your math degree abroad.

Math Degrees Abroad

What can you do with a math degree? A lot of variables factor into the types of careers you can expect after completing your degree in mathematics abroad. Studying statistics can put you in the position to work with medical data or social media figures while the engineering field may track you towards a more mechanical path. Several math degree programs will also include internship opportunities to allow students to better understand the daily grind of each discipline, which can be helpful if you are still trying to decide the approach that’s right for you.

Math degree programs are structured to provide students with the tools they need to become exponentially more valuable mathematicians once they graduate. You can “account” on spending time in the classroom, but if you’re studying math, you’re likely into that. Don’t worry, you won’t have to divide your attention too much, though. Earning your mathematics degree abroad means that you will also have the chance to explore a new city, learn a new language, and try new cuisine. You may even meet “acute” foreign sweetheart (but that would be tangential)!

Depending on the mathematics degree you choose, there may be some extra requirements to meet before you can study math abroad. For example, you may have to speak the local language. Many universities also require that you have completed at least two years of your undergraduate degree before studying math abroad.

Benefits & Challenges

There is an increasing demand for experts in the field of mathematics as the world’s economies become more and more intertwined. Digit doyens will be highly sought after in industries related to finance, technology, banking, and business. You can also expect to sharpen your problem-solving skills and critical thinking habits as you navigate not only your degree program but an entirely foreign place as well.

However, keep in mind that the field is booming and competition within the discipline will likely match the race for high-achieving mathematicians. Additionally, those who study mathematics wind up spending a lot of time in offices and at computers. If that’s your thing, go for it! But, if you are studying math in Croatia for the outdoor adventures, maybe consider a different degree path. Finally, take care when choosing the particular city that you’ll study in and tailor it to your needs as a student. For example, London tends to be fairly expensive and Singapore can feel crowded.

Let me sum it up for you: earning your degree in math will provide you with numerous opportunities for employment along with a unique chance to visit an exotic location. With a math degree, you will be well-prepared to solve complex, modern problems and, if you earn your degree abroad, you may also have new language skills to pair with your calculus prowess. And why stop there? Think about getting another degree, as well—maybe even 90 degrees; that would be the right angle.

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