BSc Mathematics receives accreditationThursday 17 March 2016
Liverpool Hope University’s BSc (Hons) Mathematics degree programme has been accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications.
This programme will meet the educational requirements of the Chartered Mathematician designation, awarded by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, when it is followed by subsequent training and experience in employment to obtain equivalent competences to those specified by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for taught masters degrees.
Professor Atulya Nagar, Professor of Mathematical Sciences and Dean of the Faculty of Science, described the accreditation as an important step.
He said: “Receiving accreditation from the Institute is a fantastic achievement and will have positive implications for our students.
“This recognition means Liverpool Hope University’s Mathematics undergraduates can take their first steps towards gaining professional recognition, which will help them to progress in their careers.”
The accreditation is valid for students who commence the degree in the academic years 2015/16 to 2020/21.