Bachelor of Mathematics/Bachelor of Economics
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Combine your interest in economic theories and principles with a comprehensive specialised knowledge and sophisticated application of mathematics. Select your specialization from over 60 mathematics and statistics courses. Your economics studies focus on business economics, economic policy, economic history, econometrics, environmental and resource economics, financial markets, labour economics, health economics, international trade and development, macroeconomics and microeconomics. Build your skills in advanced mathematics to solve problems in the physical and biological sciences, engineering, information technology, economics and business. Apply these skills during practical industry placements or internships through UQ’s local and global networks. Graduate with high-level quantitative and analytic skills for a career in business, finance, international development, health, human resource management, marketing, management and research and emerging scientific fields. For more information, visit Bachelor of Mathematics/Economics at UQ.

Majors

Applied mathematics, data analytics and operations research, economics and public policy, economics of strategy and behaviour, international and financial economics, mathematical physics, pure mathematics, quantitative analysis and statistics.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
93.00
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

99.75

97.35

92.90

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

99.30

95.10

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

<5*

0

0

N/P#

0

0

0

11

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

N/P#

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students

Career opportunities

Your high-level quantitative and analytic skills, augmented with comprehensive economics training, will be in demand in fields from engineering and the physical sciences to economics, information technology, molecular biology, accounting, business information systems and finance.

Course Code
714701
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$9460 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Sciences, Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane