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One of Australia’s leading mathematics schools, Adelaide’s School of Mathematical Sciences will prepare you for a stimulating and rewarding career at the cutting edge of human progress and discovery.

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We offer undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees, along with an advanced bachelor’s degree for high achieving students. Within our undergraduate degrees, you can choose to specialise with majors in Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science.

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Our research

The school is respected internationally for its research strengths in: geometry; statistics; stochastic modelling and operations research; and dynamics, modelling and computation. We offer two postgraduate research degrees—the Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy.

Our research

Student support

Are you a current or commencing student? Our Ask ECMS team is available for any questions you have regarding your degree—from enrolment and practical experience, to degree checks and credit transfers. You can also access online resources, including study plans and forms.

Student Support

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Do you need to contact the School of Mathematical Sciences? If your question relates to a specific matter, you can contact the relevant School of Mathematical Sciences staff member directly.

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Will you be joining us from overseas?

Studying at the University of Adelaide will challenge and inspire you. Continuously ranked among the world’s top 1% of universities, we're a member of Australia's prestigious Group of Eight (Go8), comprising the country's most research-intensive universities.

Our beautiful North Terrace campus features traditional sandstone buildings, open spaces and cutting-edge facilities. It’s located in the heart of the multicultural city of Adelaide, South Australia—close to accommodation, shops, entertainment and attractions.

In this ideal educational setting, the School of Mathematical Sciences offers a range of world-class degrees. Find out more about study options, entry requirements, how to apply and life in Adelaide.

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News

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Apr

Now open: PhD Scholarships spanning the complete mining and processing production chain

Generous PhD scholarships in engineering, computer science, data analytics and mathematical modelling are now available.

9

Apr

IMC Financial Market internships

IMC are seeking students in the second to last year of their Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics and Pure Mathematics degree. Applications close 14 April.

3

Apr

Dassault Systèmes Project of the Year 2020 Challenge

Starting 20 April: Show off or create a project using the Dassult Systèmes software and go into the draw to win great prizes!

24

Mar

Department of Defence 2021 Graduate Program

The Department of Defence is now seeking STEM students for its 2021 Graduate Program. Applications close 4 April.

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Feb

International Day of Mathematics Profile - Tobin South

Saturday 14 March 2020 is the International Day of Mathematics. This year, we're celebrating by sharing how Tobin South, a Higher Degree by Research Candidate from the School of Mathematical Sciences, is developing tools to understand how information flows within our news ecosystem on social media.

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Feb

Microsoft Protégé 2020 Competition

Microsoft is giving you the chance to put your knowledge into practice through the Protégé annual case competition - applications close Monday 6 April.

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Events

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Mar

Virtual Webcast: Rio Tinto Australia 2021 Graduate Program

Register for one of four webcasts to find out more about applying to the Rio Tinto 2021 Graduate Program.

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Apr

Cancelled: Bridging the gap between research and production for machine learning

1 April: The 2020 Dean's Research Seminar Series kicks off with guest speaker and best-selling author Chip Huyen who is working with a US-based start-up that focuses on overcoming the challenge of productionizing research in the machine learning industry.

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May

Adelaide STEM Careers Night

12 May: Whether you're still at high school or planning to join us mid-year, taking a break from study or rethinking your career path, come chat with us at STEM Careers Night.

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