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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

30

Jul

Undergraduate Vacation Scholarships - Data61

The Vacation scholarships are run over the Australian summer and offer talented undergraduate students the opportunity to join in our research and collaborate with our leading researchers and innovators.

30

Jul

Woodside Summer Vacation Program 2020/2021

Students from architecture, computer science and all engineering disciplines are encouraged to apply now for the Woodside Summer Vacation Program 2020/2021 12 week program. Applications close 21 August.

27

Jul

Professor Joshua Ross awarded Fulbright Future Scholarship

Congratulations to Professor Joshua Ross on being awarded a Fulbright Future Scholarship to be hosted at North Carolina State University.

10

Jul

Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship program - applications open

If you’re considering postgraduate study next year, apply for a Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship today. Applications close 2 September.

30

Jun

ECMS remains a leading institution in 2020 AWRU rankings

ECMS is once again proving that we are a leading research institute both nationally and internationally with 9 disciplines ranking within the top 100 in the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

23

Jun

Poppy@AIML PhD scholarships now available!

The Poppy@AIML, offers made in association with the Defence Artificial Intelligence Centre will support 2 full time PhDs who are commencing/undertaking research in into computer vision, machine learning and deep learning. Applications close 24 July.

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Events

3

Aug

Run for your Faculty in the Vice-Chancellor's Cup 2020

We are calling for University of Adelaide students and staff to trial for the annual VC Cup, a 4x800m running race through the university grounds.

6

Aug

Employer Info session: NSW Government 2021 Graduate Program Q&A

6 August: Discover how with one choice, you can create endless opportunities in the NSW Government Graduate Program. This 18-month program is open to high-performing graduates from all disciplines. 

11

Aug

Research Tuesdays: Space makers

11 August: Join the leaders of our internationally recognised Centre for Sustainable Planetary and Space, Professor Volker Hessel and Associate Professor John Culton, for an awe-inspiring glimpse into a future that’s literally out of this world.

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