Bill Lionheart's Comparing Mathematics Departments in the UK

Numbers of mathematical sciences students. 

Data from HESA published in 2008 

rank 

University 

Mathematical Sciences UG+PG 2006-2007 

The Open University 

5590 

The University of Warwick 

1360 

The University of Oxford 

1300 

The University of Cambridge 

1190 

The University of Manchester 

1070 

The University of Bath 

850 

Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine(#11) 

830 

The University of Leeds 

735 

University of Durham 

715 

10 

University College London(#13) 

710 

11 

Queen Mary and Westfield College(#13) 

670 

12 

Heriot-Watt University 

650 

13 

The University of Nottingham 

630 

14 

The University of Southampton 

630 

15 

The University of Edinburgh 

610 

16 

The University of Bristol 

595 

17 

Loughborough University 

590 

18 

The University of Birmingham 

580 

19 

Brunel University 

565 

20 

London School of Economics and Political Science(#13) 

560 

21 

The University of York 

555 

22 

King's College London(#13) 

525 

23 

The University of Strathclyde 

510 

24 

The University of Glasgow 

500 

25 

The University of Sheffield 

495 

26 

The University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne 

495 

27 

Cardiff University 

460 

28 

The University of Liverpool 

435 

29 

The University of St Andrews 

420 

30 

The University of Lancaster 

415 

31 

The University of Exeter 

405 

32 

Sheffield Hallam University 

390 

33 

The University of Reading 

375 

34 

The Queen's University of Belfast 

365 

35 

Royal Holloway and Bedford New College(#13) 

320 

36 

Birkbeck College(#13) 

280 

37 

The University of Portsmouth 

250 

38 

The University of East Anglia 

240 

39 

The University of Sussex 

225 

40 

The City University 

225 

41 

The University of Leicester 

225 

42 

The University of Greenwich 

220 

43 

London Metropolitan University 

210 

44 

University of Hertfordshire 

205 

45 

University of the West of England, Bristol 

205 

46 

The University of Kent 

205 

47 

The University of Plymouth 

195 

48 

Swansea University(#12) 

195 

49 

Kingston University 

180 

50 

Coventry University 

175 

51 

Napier University 

170 

52 

The University of Surrey 

165 

53 

The Manchester Metropolitan University 

160 

54 

The University of Chichester 

155 

55 

The Nottingham Trent University 

145 

56 

The University of Aberdeen 

140 

57 

The University of Northumbria at Newcastle 

135 

58 

Glasgow Caledonian University 

130 

59 

The University of Keele 

130 

60 

University of Chester 

120 

61 

Aston University 

115 

62 

The University of Wolverhampton 

110 

63 

Aberystwyth University(#12) 

105 

64 

The University of Essex 

100 

65 

St Martin's College 

100 

66 

University of Glamorgan 

90 

67 

The University of Bolton 

85 

68 

The University of Dundee 

85 

69 

The University of Brighton 

85 

70 

The University of Stirling 

80 

71 

Edge Hill University 

80 

72 

Middlesex University 

75 

73 

Oxford Brookes University 

75 

74 

UHI Millennium Institute 

60 

75 

Liverpool John Moores University(#11) 

60 

76 

The University of Central Lancashire 

60 

77 

University of Ulster 

55 

78 

University of Derby 

55 

79 

The University of Hull 

55 

80 

Liverpool Hope University 

50 

81 

The University of Westminster 

45 

82 

York St John University 

40 

83 

London South Bank University 

35 

84 

The University of Sunderland 

30 

85 

Bangor University(#12) 

30 

86 

The University of Northampton 

30 

87 

The University of Wales, Newport 

25 

88 

Cranfield University 

25 

89 

Birmingham City University(#12) 

25 

90 

The University of Salford 

25 

91 

The University of Paisley 

20 

92 

The University of Winchester 

20 

93 

University College Plymouth St Mark and St John(#12) 

15 

94 

Roehampton University 

15 

95 

Newman College of Higher Education 

10 

96 

The University of Huddersfield 

10 

97 

Leeds Trinity and All Saints(#12) 

10 

98 

Goldsmiths College(#13) 

99 

De Montfort University(#11) 

100 

Bishop Grosseteste University College Lincoln(#12)