Bachelor of Science in Advanced Mathematics (Honours) at University of New South Wales, Australia.

The Bachelor of Science in Advanced Mathematics program is intended for high achievers who want to focus on mathematics as a basis for the expanding range of quantitative employment in industries including banking, environmental modeling, and research. This four-year degree includes advanced coursework and an honours-level research thesis in one of the possible study plans.

Description



The Bachelor of Science in Advanced Mathematics program is intended for high achievers who want to focus on mathematics as a basis for the expanding range of quantitative employment in industries including banking, environmental modeling, and research. This four-year degree includes advanced coursework and an honours-level research thesis in one of the possible study plans.


At UNSW, math students have access to state-of-the-art resources and education. This curriculum has been developed to take into account the distinctive talents and interests of talented students with high ATAR scores.

What you will study

Program Structure

The program requires students to complete 192 UOC if they are taking it as a stand-alone option. The following requirements must be satisfied by participants in the Advanced Mathematics (Honours) program:


  • 144 UOC of Advanced Mathematics Core Courses

  • 36 UOC Free Electives.

  • 12 UOC General Education courses.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Ability and desire for intellectual development, including the capacity for critical thought, self-directed learning, and entrepreneurship, motivated by one's own autonomy, responsibility, curiosity, and awareness of the value of education.


  1. Effective and appropriate communication is necessary in both professional (intra- and inter-disciplinary) and social (local and international) situations.


  1. The ability to use information and information technology in a way that is appropriate and efficient for their field is a component of information literacy.


  1. Research, inquisitiveness, and highly analytical thinking capabilities, including the ability to establish a research project that exhibits technical research and design expertise.


  1. Identify and solve challenging problems with intelligence, initiative, and judgment in scholarship that exhibits advanced understanding and critical thinking of mathematics and statistics, as well as research principles and techniques.


  1. Ability to see opportunities and constructively contribute to collaborative scientific research; self-management, teamwork, leadership, and decision-making based on open-mindedness, objectivity, and reasoned analysis to achieve common goals and advance one's own and others' learning.


  1. The ability to interact across cultural barriers and build an international professional network, as well as an awareness and respect for the social, cultural, and global context of research.


  1. Understanding of ethics, society, and the workplace, including the ability to reflect critically on broad ethical principles and rules of conduct, multiculturalism, cultural diversity, and individual differences.

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Science in Advanced Mathematics with Honors is developed to prepare you for the profession by aligning with regional and international job prospects. Graduates in mathematics and statistics can find employment in a wide range of fields, wherever precise and prompt answers require logical reasoning and the analysis of quantitative data.


  • Environmental Modeling

  • Data Forensics/Fraud Detection

  • Biostatistics

  • Cryptography

  • Quantitative Risk

  • Game Design

  • Data Management

  • Teaching

  • Research

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Mathematics Advanced, Mathematics Extension 1

  • This scheme is open to students in Years 11 and 12 who attend Gateway schools.

English Language Requirements

In order to study at UNSW, you may be required to provide proof of English proficiency, depending on your educational history and citizenship. UNSW demands a minimum level of English language competency for enrolment since English language skills are crucial for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments, and exams.


It will be mentioned in your application if proof of English proficiency is necessary. You can do so by demonstrating that you meet at least one of the following requirements:


  1. English language examinations and universities English courses

  2. Prior English language schooling is also a requirement. 

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

Tuition Fee


  • For Domestic Students - Commonwealth Supported Place: Student Contribution Band 1

  • For International Students - 2022 Indicative First Year Full Fee ($4,730)

Scholarships

Each year, UNSW gives more than $83 million in scholarships. We like to support success and grant college access to kids from all backgrounds. Whether you're an American or an international student, our variety of scholarships, prizes, and awards will support you along the way.



$201,945
  • Level
    Bachelor Honours
  • Delivery
    Online and On Campus
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Application Fee
    $125
  • Intake
    January
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, CAE
  • Scholarship
    $10,000 for 1 year