Fast facts

Course type: Honours
Course length: 4 years
Location: On campus

2017 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR): 80.00
Guaranteed entry ATAR:
Diploma or above
Bonus points: Yes

Admission information setsFlinders University | Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences (Honours)

International students
FISC Foundation: 6.6, A Levels: 9, IB Diploma: 27, Gao Kao: Tier Two
English requirements

Course overview

The Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences (Honours) will give you a firm foundation in principals and techniques of modern mathematics but also how mathematics is applied and is used to solve today's problems.

You will have the opportunity to complete topics in other disciplines that use this applied mathematics, such as medicine (in epidemiology), business (in economics), physics (mathematical physics) and the environment (such as groundwater modelling).

Mathematics topics cover areas such as principles of analysis, calculus, partial differential equations, statistics, algebra, probability, computer mathematics, numerical analysis and statistical science.

The Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences (Honours) offers a direct entry path to an Honours year. Honours provides you with additional skills and knowledge to pursue further scientific research or a career in a science-related field. You will be provided wit the opportunity to understand real-world industry perspectives by having a guest speakers, industry visits and involvement in industry-initiated projects through topics in your degree.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule.

Why study Mathematical Studies at Flinders?

The Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences at Flinders: 

  • focuses on both pure and applied mathematics and statistics
  • is designed to produce industry-focused graduates who are in demand in a range of careers that use mathematics.

Combined degree options

You can combine this degree with any other bachelor degree within the College of Science and Engineering, subject to meeting entry requirements.

Combine with the Bachelor of Letters

The Bachelor of Letters is available to all students studying a degree at Flinders and is available in languages, English, creative writing, innovation and enterprise, and sports performance coaching. It enables you to follow your interests and aspirations and enhance your career prospects by undertaking a second area of study in addition to your primary degree. You will graduate with two qualifications, expanding your employment opportunities.

Entry requirements

Prerequisities: SACE Stage 2 Specialist Mathematics or Mathematical Studies or equivalent.

International students are expected to have completed senior secondary mathematical methods/mathematical studies or equivalent.

Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.

International students: Entry and English requirements

Applications and annual fees

Domestic students
SATAC code: 224641
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC Uniweb 
Annual fees:

Place type: Commonwealth supported

2018: $8,989

International students
CRICOS code: 075595C
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: How to apply 
Annual fees:

2018: $29,900
2019: $32,900




  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.

Credit transfer

Refer to credit transfer for further information.

Related courses

Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences

Further study options

Master of Science (Research) or PhD (Research).

Course brochures

Domestic students

Computing and mathematics (PDF 6MB)

International students

International course guides