Bachelor of Mathematics/Bachelor of Computer Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Be equipped to research and develop the next big breakthroughs in technology and science. Combine theoretical studies of algorithms and data structures in computer science with a comprehensive specialised knowledge and sophisticated application of mathematics. Select a mathematics specialisation from a broad range of mathematics and statistics. Learn how to solve data driven problems in the physical and biological sciences, engineering, information technology, economics and business. Choose from a range of majors covering topical issues in mathematics and computer science. Study applied mathematics, cyber security, data analytics and operations research, data science, machine learning, mathematical physics, programming languages, pure mathematics, scientific computing or statistics. Develop high-level quantitative and analytic skills to play a key role at the forefront of new and emerging fields to support the global finance, energy, transport, health and communications industries. For more information, visit Bachelor of Mathematics/Computer Science at UQ.

Majors

Applied mathematics, cyber security, data analytics and operations research, data science, machine learning, mathematical physics, programming languages, pure mathematics, scientific computing or 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 & 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

99.95

97.60

88.15

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

99.60

93.15

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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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Finance; economics; information technology; data science; teaching (with additional study); emerging fields at the integration of science and technology.

Course Code
714421
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$6270 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane