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The School of Mathematical Sciences has a long history of achievement in research and postgraduate education, and a reputation for providing a stimulating and supportive environment.

The School is highly respected internationally for its research strengths in geometry, statistics, stochastic modelling and operations research, and dynamics, modelling and computation. It is one of the leading schools in the mathematical sciences in Australia, with awarding-winning staff and attainment of the top rating (ERA-5) in the most recent national evaluation of research. We also provide excellent opportunities and facilities to our postgraduate students, and a vibrant research environment in which to study.

You can find out more about our research strengths, and possible Higher Degree Research projects, below. If you are interested in studying for a PhD in our School, download our Postgraduate Studies brochure, consider attending our next PhD Open Days event, and read the information provided by our School and the Adelaide Graduate Centre.

Our fundamental research is focused on the following areas:

Other Resources

The links below provide more information on the following groups.

School of Mathematical Sciences
Level 6, Ingkarni Wardli

North Terrace Campus
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Telephone: +61 8 8313 5407
Facsimile: +61 8 8313 3696

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