Master of Mathematics at University of New South Wales, Australia

The study of a Master of Mathematics encompasses the most fundamental and abstract concepts as well as practical evaluations of our environment and specific concepts that support modern scientific findings. The UNSW Master of Mathematics program offers comprehensive coverage of all those areas of mathematics at a high level.

Description


The study of a Master of Mathematics encompasses the most fundamental and abstract concepts as well as practical evaluations of our environment and specific concepts that support modern scientific findings. The UNSW Master of Mathematics program offers comprehensive coverage of all those areas of mathematics at a high level.


The flexible framework, whose building blocks contain both aspects that address the underlying theory and elements that research feasible solutions to real-world challenges, allows you to customize the curriculum to your specific interests.

What you will study

Program Structure

Students must finish 72 UOC when studying it as a stand-alone program.

  • Coursework Courses - 60 UOC

  • Supervised Research Project - 12 UOC 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Graduates will understand the value of inquiry-based learning and be able to think analytically about mathematical science.


  1. Graduates will have a wide range of opportunities to use their advanced disciplinary knowledge and mathematical scientific skills.


  1. The program will enhance participants' research, investigation, and critical thinking skills and competencies in the mathematical sciences.


  1. Graduates will be able to conduct both solo and group research and work well with others. Additionally, they will be proficient communicators both verbally and in writing for a range of audiences.


  1. Graduates will have strong problem-solving, critical thinking, and mathematical science skills.


Career Opportunities

Mathematicians are trained to approach problems analytically and creatively. The problem-solving, computer, and communication skills you gain from studying mathematics prepare you for a variety of careers.


There are academic and research positions available in universities, the CSIRO, and the Defense Science and Technology Organization for people who want to discover new things about mathematics.


Here are some potential careers, including:

  • Quantitative Analyst

  • Cryptographer

  • Operations Research Analyst

  • Actuary

  • Data Scientist

  • Game Designer

  • Fraud Analyst

  • Software Engineer

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

To submit an application for this program, you must:

  • Holding a bachelor's degree in science or mathematics with a focus on statistics or math; and

  • Require a strong foundation in arithmetic or statistics, as shown by a grade-point average of 65 or better in level III math and/or stats courses at the university level.


Additionally, students must receive the Head of School's or Nominee's approval before being accepted into the program.


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

  1. For Domestic Students:  Commonwealth-Supported Places

  • 2022 Indicative CSP First Year Fee - $4,835

  • 2022 Indicative CSP Fee to Complete Degree - $7,165

  1. For International Students:.

  • 2022 Indicative First Year Full Fee - $44,640

  • 2022 Indicative Full Fee to Complete Degree - $68,700

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.










$68,700
  • Level
    Masters Coursework
  • Delivery
    Online and On Campus
  • Duration
    1.7 years
  • Application Fee
    $125
  • Intake
    February
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, CAE
  • Scholarship
    $10,000 for 1 year