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Your future career

Your future career

A degree in Mathematics can lead onto many different career paths, see for example the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications for an excellent overview. We take the employability of our graduates very seriously.

In fact, 94 per cent of our graduates are in work or undertaking further study within six months of leaving Royal Holloway (DLHE, 2018). We have a module dedicated to employability as part of our degree programme and there is excellent support through the Careers Service.

Due to the flexible nature of our degree programmes, our graduates have begun professional jobs that come from a wide range of careers including:

  • Chartered and certified accountants
  • Teachers
  • Actuaries
  • Researchers
  • Engineers
  • Risk Analysts
  • Bankers
  • IT consultants and planners
  • Computer analysts and programmers
  • Computer operations managers

We have graduates working for well-known organisations such as:

  • KPMG
  • Ernst & Young
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Logica
  • McLaren
  • TowersWatson


Take a look at our graduate profiles, and see what placements are on offer.

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