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

Course outline

Combine the versatility and breadth of an arts degree with in-depth knowledge of mathematics to broaden skills and employment options. Students tailor their arts studies with a choice of more than 45 options in humanities, social sciences, languages, world cultures, politics and much more. They develop comprehensive, specialised knowledge and sophisticated application of mathematics with a choice from a broad range of mathematics and statistics courses. They graduate with advanced quantitative and analytic skills for careers in industry sectors which rely on the physical and biological sciences, engineering, information technology, economics, business and other emerging fields. . For more information, visit Bachelor of Mathematics/Arts at UQ.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies; ancient Greek; ancient history; ancient history/history; anthropology; applied mathematics; archaeology; art history; Chinese; Chinese translation and interpreting; criminology; data analytics and operations research; drama; economics; English; English as an international language; English literature; film and television studies; French; French advanced; geography; German; history; Indonesian; International relations; Italian; Japanese; Japanese advanced; journalism and mass communication; Korean; Latin; legal education studies; linguistics; mathematical physics; media and digital cultures; music; peace and conflict studies; philosophy; political science; popular music and technology; professional writing and communication; psychology, pure mathematics; sociology; Spanish; sports studies; statistics; studies in religion; writing. Students cannot complete the mathematics major in the Bachelor of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

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


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) is recommended. Students studying Specialist Mathematics will have increased flexibility in their studies.
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




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, 2024

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Career opportunities

Operations research; data analytics; statistics; financial planning; risk management; teaching (with further study); marketing; technical sales.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$8030 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time