Overview

The Advanced Mathematics degree is aimed at high-achieving students who want to specialise in mathematics as a basis for the increasing range of quantitative careers in areas such as finance, environmental modelling and research. This four-year degree combines advanced coursework with an Honours-level research project. UNSW offers mathematics students advanced facilities combined with innovative teaching.

Program Code

3956

UAC Code

429300

CRICOS Code

088843G

Total units of credit (UOC)

192

Campus

Kensington

Indicative Enrolments

60

Why choose this degree?

If you have a love for mathematics and statistics, and are looking to pursue a career that takes advantage of new mathematical developments and innovations, this is the degree for you.

Who should choose this degree?

High-achieving students who wish to specialise in mathematics as a basis for the increasing range of quantitative careers in areas such as finance, environmental modelling and research.

Majors

  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career opportunities

Graduates from this degree may pursue a career as a biostatistician, actuary, banker, business systems analyst, cryptographer, computer programmer, computer scientist, data scientist, database administrator, financial trader, mathematical biologist, mathematics teacher, oceanographer, quantitative analyst, research officer, risk analyst, science communicator, software engineer, statistician or Venture Capitalist.

Accreditation / Professional Recogntion

Statistical Society of Australia

Assumed Knowledge

Mathematics Extension 1

Entry requirements

2018 Lowest Rank

95.00

2019 Guaranteed Entry

96.00

2018 A Levels
2018 IB Diploma

37

2018 QLD OP

4

How to apply

Applications for undergraduate study from domestic students (Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens) are processed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Visit the ‘Apply’ section of the UAC website and you can nominate up to five degrees in order of preference, with the first being your most desired degree and university.

On-time applications for admission usually close at the end of September each year for Term 1 admission. Late applications can be submitted, but a late fee will apply.

For study starting in Term 1, the majority of offers are made in December and January.

Visit the UAC website for key dates for admission outside of Term 1.

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