Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences

Flinders University

Gain a foundation in the principles and techniques of modern mathematics and learn how to apply these skills to solve todays problems. The degree is designed to produce industry-focused graduates who are in demand in a range of careers that use mathematics.

Course Fee:

International: $98,700

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent qualifications; or mature age entry (STAT); or TAFE/VET qualifications; or higher education transfers; or completion of a foundation studies program; prerequisites: SACE stage two specialist mathematics or mathematical methods or equivalent.


In first year students complete mathematics focused topics which cover pure and applied mathematics. They will also complete studies in professional skills, computer programming and have room to complete two elective topics chosen from any study area offered by the university. This combination of topics ensures students have a broad range of skills, which they continue to develop throughout their degree. In second and third year students continue with their studies in applied and pure mathematics and continue to choose elective topics which interest them from a range of areas across the university. Mathematics topics cover areas such as algebra, calculus, computer mathematics, numerical analysis, complex analysis, differential equations, probability and statistics.

Subjects you can Study:

Mathematical Science, Algebra, Calculus, Numerical Analysis, Complex Analysis, Probability and Statistics.

Study Pathways:

Honours available

Further information:

The Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences may also be studied in a combined degree program with another Bachelor degree in the College of Science and Engineering where the combination meets the requirements of the credit transfer policy.


The Australian Mathematical Society does not formally accredit university degrees but does publish accreditation standards. Flinders Universitys mathematical sciences degrees have been designed to exceed these standards.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Related Careers:

Mathematician, Statistician,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park No info Yes Full time 3 years
Bedford Park No info Yes Part time 6 years
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 24,700 students, with over 4,500 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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