International Year One in Mathematics with Accounting, Economics, Finance or Management



Preparing for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in Mathematics with Business-related subjects at the University of Exeter.

On campus study

This program is available to study on campus only.

Key information

  • Choose from four sub-pathway options with tailored specialist modules depending on the intended progression degree.
  • Arranged visits to the student's academic college to learn more about their chosen course.

Fast facts

Class duration

  • English classes per week: 7 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 15 hours
  • Tutorial classes per week: 1 hour
  • Average total per week: 23 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 8.30am-6.30pm, excluding bank holidays.

Class Size

Maximum class size for English language teaching 17


Certificate of Higher Education (FHEQ Level 4) from the University of Exeter.


Teaching methods

  • Lectures.
  • Seminars.
  • Workshops.
  • Group projects and presentations.

Why University of Exeter?

  • Benefit from the expertise of teaching staff in both the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences and The Business School.
  • Hear from guest speakers from the business world who bring case studies to life and help students develop an understanding of business practice.

Student success

98% Passed
82% Eligible

Take a look at our student progression results in International Year One in Business and Administrative Studies for 2018-19.

Passed: % of those who completed their pathway

Eligible: % eligible to progress to University of Exeter of those who passed

Start Dates September
Program length 3 Terms

Entry requirements

Age requirement


Academic requirements

Satisfactory completion of A-levels, or first year of overseas university degree with good grades or equivalent. A-level Mathematics or equivalent at grade B.

English language entry requirements

3 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent

Dates & fees

September 2022 start
(3 Terms)

Mon 19 September 2022 - Fri 16 December 2022
Mon 9 January 2023 - Fri 7 April 2023
Mon 1 May 2023 - Fri 9 June 2023


A total of 120 credits must be earnt to successfully complete the pathway programme.

Term 1 modules

Credit value

English Language Skills for Undergraduate Studies

30 Credits

Mathematical Methods

30 Credits

Mathematical Structures

30 Credits

Term 1 specialist modules

Credit value

Economics 1

15 Credits

Economics 2

15 Credits

Fundamentals of Marketing

15 Credits

Introduction to Financial Accounting

15 Credits

Introduction to Management Accounting

15 Credits

Management Concepts and Practice

15 Credits


 =  Placement option available
 =  Study abroad option available

Degree subject

Final level %

English level %

Additional requirements

Mathematics with Accounting-BSc (Hons)




Mathematics with Economics-BSc (Hons)




Mathematics with Finance-BSc (Hons)




Mathematics with Management-BSc (Hons)