Degree programs

We offer a variety of undergraduate, Honours, graduate, and higher degrees by research options for you to consider.

The tabs and links below provide more details.


Single programs

Bachelor of Science

A general science degree with the option to specialise in mathematics.

Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences

The program is an elite, research-focused program for exceptional students who want to pursue Mathematics.

Advanced programs

Bachelor of Science (Advanced)

A prestigious advanced science degree with the option to specialise in mathematics.

Bachelor of Philosophy

Australia's most prestigious advanced research oriented undergraduate science degree.


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Honours in Mathematics

The Honours program in Mathematics is spread over 10 months from the beginning of February to the end of November. It is also possible to begin in the middle of the year and to enrol in the program on a part-time basis. Honours year in mathematics...

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Graduate coursework

Graduate studies select

The Graduate Studies Select program is a new option for graduate studies at ANU Instead of enrolling in a program of study leading to an award in a specific academic discipline, you can enrol on a course-by-course basis and choose from across a...

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Graduate Diploma in Science

Mathematics and Scientific Computation specialisations are available in this program. These courses are suitable for students with a pass degree specialising in mathematics, or with an Honours degree from some years ago, who wish to study more...

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Master of Mathematical Science (Advanced)

This degree is intended to enable students to upgrade their expertise in the mathematical sciences either as a route to further study of mathematical sciences or to upgrade their quantitative skills in areas such as the biological sciences and...

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Higher degree by research

Master of Philosophy

The Master of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences is a higher degree by research, and may be taken as a fulltime course (one to two years) or as a part-time course (two to four years). Candidates present their results as a thesis. Some preliminary...

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Doctor of Philosophy

  Are you considering doing a PhD in the Mathematical Sciences? We have many interesting projects for talented postgraduate researchers.  This page provides useful information and links for finding out more about the PhD Program and for applying for...

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