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Advanced Mathematics (Honours) and Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
University rank #45 (QS) ,
The Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Engineering offer a dual degree program leading to the award of the degrees Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours) and Bachelor of Science (Computer Science). The typical duration of this program is 5 years full-time.


The Advanced Mathematics (Honours) and Computer Science degrees lend themselves well to each other. While the Advanced Mathematics(Honours) degree focuses on an in-depth understanding of pure and applied mathematics, the computer science degree looks at the design, construction and uses of computer systems. Your mathematics study will assist with the manipulation of data as well as the development of algorithms in computer science. There is no better degree to combine your passion for mathematics as well as computer systems.For admission to the program, students must satisfy the entry requirements to both the Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours) (3956) and the Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) (3978) programs.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Computer Science
  • Higher Mathematics 
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Computer Science Electives 

English Language Requirements

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Academic Requirements

As a minimum, undergraduate applicants will need to have a qualification considered to be equivalent to Year 12 (completion of High School) in Australia. Some equivalent qualifications are listed below. Aside from approved High School qualifications UNSW will also consider a range of other academic qualifications for entry to its undergraduate programs - these are referred to as University Pathways.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    915 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 915 AUD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
  • National Applies to you

    915 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 915 AUD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Canberra

  • 1425 - 2510 AUD/month
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