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I know I could say:

I graduated in mathematics from XZ University.

But what if want to put emphasis only on the field of my study (mathematics) without specifying the university?

Could I say that?

I graduated in mathematics from (a) university.

I just want to express that I have a university education in mathematics. I know I could also say that I hold a degree but I am just curious.

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You would leave "from a university" out of the sentence.

I graduated with a degree in mathematics.

or

I graduated in mathematics.

or

My (undergraduate) degree is in mathematics.

This is rather unidiomatic:

I graduated in mathematics from a university.

  • In the second sentence, is a university-level implied? – John V Sep 19 '18 at 15:38
  • Yes, because we don't specialize in secondary school, and if we're talking about a graduate degree, the usual thing to say is "I have an advanced degree in ..." – Tᴚoɯɐuo Sep 19 '18 at 15:40

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