Mathematics and Data Science BSc (Hons)

University of Nottingham Malaysia

Semenyih, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus



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Course Highlights

  • Ranked #27 in the UK for Mathematics in the Subject League Table 2025, The Complete University Guide
  • Prepare you for futureproof careers in data science and business analytics
  • Modules that teach students to navigate tools for predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning models and more
  • Master mathematics, statistics and computer science skills as well as programming languages, such as Python, to successfully gain insight from data

Course Structure

Typical core modules:

  • Analytical and Computational Foundations
  • Calculus
  • Linear Mathematics
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Programming and Algorithms
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence

Typical core modules:

  • Probability Models and Methods
  • Statistical Models and Methods
  • Introduction to Scientific Computation
  • Algorithms Correctness and Efficiency

Typical optional modules:

  • Operating Systems and Concurrency
  • Software Maintenance
  • Artificial Intelligence Methods
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Introduction to Image Processing
  • C++ Programming
  • Software Specification
  • Languages and Computation

Typical core modules:

  • Optimisation
  • Machine Learning

Typical optional modules:

  • Statistical Inference
  • Applied Statistical Modelling
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Software Quality Assurance
  • Autonomous Robotic Systems
  • Designing Intelligent Agents
  • Computer Security
  • Fundamentals of Information Visualisation
  • Information Visualisation Project

Entry Requirements

  • A Level: BBB, including mathematics, excluding critical thinking and general studies.
  • IB Diploma: 30 points with 5, 5, 5 at Higher Level, including a specific subject in mathematics.
  • STPM: BBB, including mathematics, excluding Pengajian Am.
  • UEC: 2 As including mathematics and grade B3 in 3 further academic subjects, excluding Bahasa Malaysia and Chinese language.
  • SAM or other Australian Matriculations: ATAR 86 including specific subjects in mathematics and other relevant subjects.
  • Canadian Ontario Grade 12 Secondary School Diploma (OSSD): 79% average based on 6 subjects with at least 70% in Advanced Functions and Calculus and Vectors. Canadian Secondary School Diplomas from other provinces are acceptable and to be assessed based on the University's requirements.
  • Advance Placement (AP): 4, 4, 4, including AP Calculus.
  • Diploma - Other Institutions: Acceptance to the second year is on a case-by-case basis (and at the discretion of the School) but normally would require an overall GPA of 3.30 out of 4.0 and above, including good grades in relevant subjects.
  • Foundation - Other Institutions: Acceptance is at the discretion of the School but normally would require an overall GPA of 3.30 out of 4.0 and above, including good grades in relevant subjects.
  • University of Nottingham Malaysia Foundation: Successful completion of the Foundation in Engineering or Science programme with a minimum of 50% in all mathematics modules.
  • IELTS (Academic): 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each element)
  • TOEFL (iBT): 80 (minimum 17 in Writing and Listening, 18 in Reading and 20 in Speaking)
  • PTE (Academic): 65 (with no less than 59 in each element)
  • GCE A Level English Language or English Literature: Grade C
  • GCE A Level English Language or English Literature: Grade C
  • SPM: CEFR level B2
  • GCSE O Level: Grade C/4
  • IGCSE (first language): Grade C/4
  • IGCSE (first second): Grade B/6
  • MUET: Brand 4
  • UEC: Grade B3
  • IB English A1 or A2 (Standard or Higher Level): 4 points
  • IB English B (Higher Level): 4 points
  • IB English B (Standard Level): 5 points

IELTS, TOEFL and PTE (Academic) test results must be less than two years old and all IELTS must be the academic version of the test. MUET results are valid for five years from the date of the release of results.

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