Master On Campus

Mathematical Sciences

University of Sydney

24 months
51000 AUD/year
31500 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Mathematical Sciences program at the University of Sydney is vital to future developments and discoveries. A foundation in this area will enable you to apply logic and quantitative reasoning to a vast array of situations, changing the way you think about your surroundings and how things work. 


The Mathematical Sciences program at the University of Sydney was designed to give you thorough internationally competitive training in mathematics. It will also assist you if you wish to transition from undergraduate studies to research in mathematical sciences in the future.

The skills you will acquire while studying mathematics are highly transferable making you a desirable graduate with a plethora of career options. With your high-level cognition, you could work in areas like science, finance, engineering, medicine or technology.

Undergraduate students from the University of Sydney wishing to undertake the Master of Mathematical Sciences are expected to have studied a major in either mathematics, statistics, financial mathematics and statistics, or data science as part of their undergraduate degree.

Career Pathways 

Upon completion of the Master of Mathematical Sciences, a wide range of career options are available to you. You may wish to pursue a career in business as:

  • financial analyst
  • market analyst
  • quantitative analyst in banking.

You could also pursue a career as a:

  • game designer
  • energy forecaster
  • data scientist
  • meteorologist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analysis 
  • Applied Linear Models (Advanced) 
  • Complex Analysis 
  • Computational Mathematics 
  • Convex Analysis and Optimal Control 
  • Differential Geometry 
  • Fluid Dynamics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 097035J 

  • a bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent qualification, including completion of at least 24 credit points of mathematical sciences units at 3000-level with at least a distinction average over these mathematical sciences units, and
  • satisfaction of English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Student Contribution Amount (SCA) for year 1: $3,950 (indicative only)

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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