What will I learn?
The Honours plan that will augment our newly established Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences will be an elite, research-focused program for exceptional students who want to pursue
A career based in the quantitative modeling of the real world;
A research oriented career in government, commerce or industry;
Or postgraduate research leading to a higher degree.
Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.
The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.
This program is available for applications to commence from
First Semester, 2017
Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:
Plan and engage in an independent and sustained critical investigation of a chosen research topic to generate new knowledge in an area of mathematics.
Systematically evaluate relevant theory and concepts in mathematics, relate these to appropriate methodologies and evidence, and draw appropriate conclusions.
Demonstrate capacity for mathematical reasoning through analyzing, proving, and explaining concepts from the chosen research area.
Communicate and explain complex concepts clearly and effectively to a variety of audiences.
Which department am I in? ANU College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Applicants must have completed recognized upper secondary or equivalent studies comparable to Australian Year 12, to the required standard. Applicants must have obtained a score between 28 - 42. English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS: An overall score of 6.5 with at least 6 in each component of the test; a score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5 in TOEFL (paper based test); A score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening in TOEFL (internet based test); Cambridge CAE (Pre and Post): 58 overall with all sub skills at borderline or higher; 176 overall with at least 169 in all sub skills. PTE Academic Overall 64, minimum score of 55 in each section.
Students must have the following:
An AQF Level 7 Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences degree, or equivalent, completed within the last two years:
with a weighted average mark equivalent to an ANU 70 per cent calculated from the 36 units (i.e. 0.75 EFTSL) of mathematics courses, excluding 1000-level courses (i.e. introductory undergraduate courses), with the highest marks.
Completion of at least eight 2000- and 3000-level courses in the subject area mathematics, with at least four 3000-level courses or equivalent
With the written approval of an identified supervisor for the research project
English language requirements: Academic IELT overall score of 6.5 with at least 6 in each component of the test; TOEFL internet based test score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening; TOEFL paper based test score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5; Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 176 overall with at least 169 in all sub skills; PTE Academic score of Overall 64, minimum score of 55 in each section.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne
A$40,416.00 (US$ 31,613) per year
19 February 2018, 23 July 2018, 25 February 2019
Australian National University Acton Campus, ACTON, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, CANBERRA, Australia