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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

5

Mar

Mathematical Sciences Phd opportunity - Modelling the Marginal Ice Zone

This PhD project is an opportunity to develop and implement state-of-the art models of Antarctic sea ice.

10

Feb

International Day of Women and Girls in Science Profile: Eunice Yuwono

In honour of International Day of Women and Girls in Science on Thursday 11 February 2021, we've profiled a student from our School of Mathematical Sciences.

4

Feb

New Industry PhD opportunity with SEAS-NVE Holding A/S

Join this exciting new project to develop/test/verify an optimal bidding engine for an aggregator that can collect a sufficient amount of increased welfare, essential for developing a viable business model and investment in infrastructure.

14

Jan

Early 2021 Internship opportunities - applications closing soon

There are currently a large number of internships ready to start in early 2021 available on CareerHub. See a selection here and apply today.

12

Jan

Australian Federation of University Women SA scholarship applications now open

A number of scholarships are available for female postgraduate students studying a coursework or research based degree in 2021 from the Australian Federation of University Women SA (AFUW-SA). Applications close 31 March 2021.

16

Dec

International Women’s Day 2021: Let’s celebrate our University women

For IWD 2021, we will celebrate University of Adelaide women – staff, students and alumni – who have inspired or supported others through innovation, service, leadership and/or resilience during the past year. Nominations close 5 February 2021.

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Events

4

Mar

Employability series session 1: Sourcing Graduate Jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

11

Mar

EY Future Female Leaders

Join our team from EY for morning tea and hear how female leaders are building a better working world.

16

Mar

Employability series session 2: Applying for Graduate Jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

23

Mar

Employability series session 3: Creating your brand on LinkedIn for graduate jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

27

Mar

Australian Rover Challenge 2021

For the first time in Australia, the global challenge to design and build a rover to compete in a full-scale simulated lunar mission is coming to the University of Adelaide campus.

30

Mar

Employability series session 4: Interviewing for graduate jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

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