These are the University’s minimum requirements; and
(a) UME: Credits at the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination or equivalent, in mathematics, and physics or Chemistry or Biology.
(b) DE: Either a pass in Pure Mathematics and in Applied Mathematics at the General Certificate of Education A’ Level or equivalent, or a pass at the same level in Pure Mathematics taken as one paper), and a pass at the same level in physics of Chemistry or Biology or Statistics.
On completion of the programme, a graduate has job opportunities in industry, government or educational institutions.
Each course in the department is designated by the three letters, MTH, followed by a three-digit number. The first digit indicates the year, the second digit indicates the stress area, as listed below, and the third digit gives the order of the courses.