High school students and teachers

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The School of Mathmatics and Statistics at UNSW is the largest of its kind in Australia, with the most extensive choice of courses and flexible programs. Studying mathematics and statistics will improve your logical and analytical skills and prepare you for a wide variety of careers.

Studying mathematics and statistics at UNSW opens up many options for your future. Visit our Alumni page to see some of the diverse careers many of our graduates have gone on to.

We have information below on HSC course selection, including HSC Plus, and assumed knowledge to enable you to make the right subject choices in your final years of high school.

There are a range of scholarships available, and if you happen to be an extra talented student there is a Talented Students Program available to help you achieve your full potential.

Our School is a vibrant place, and we aim to encourage student participation in mathematics. We run an annual Do the Maths workshop which gives female year 11 and 12 students a glimpse of the infinite possibilities that arise from the study of mathematics and statistics. The University also holds a popular School Mathematics Competition every year which is open to high school students.

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If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.