Taught course

Master of Science

University of Queensland · Science

Entry requirements

Mathematics field: Bachelor degree with mathematics major

Physics field: Bachelor degree with physics major

Statistics field: Bachelor degree with statistics major.

UQ or equivalent GPA of 5.5 or above on a 7 point scale.

CRICOS Code: 038548F

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

This program provides advanced theoretical and practical knowledge in a range of specialised scientific fields, through lectures, workshops, projects and directed study. Students can extend their knowledge in their chosen field or develop an understanding of specialised fields in which they have little previous knowledge.

In 2014 the Financial Mathematics major in the Master of Science was replaced with the Master of Financial Mathematics. Please refer to the Master of Financial Mathematics (#24) or Master of Financial Mathematics (#32) for information on this exciting program.

Information for international students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Fees and funding

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees.

Qualification and course duration


full time
18 months

Course contact details

School of Mathematics and Physics
Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980