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Dual Major

Computational Science and Physics

Bachelors of Mathematics/Science

Make your contribution to the fields of nanotechnology, quantum technology and bio-photonics by undertaking this dual major.

The skills you learn and develop could provide new insights into a range of physics problems.

Career paths can lead to roles within education, finance, engineering, computing, government research and management, science communication, the health and medical sector.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for mathematics

QS World University Rankings 2020

1 in Queensland for physics and astronomy

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Technical operations specialist
  • Systems engineer
  • Materials scientist
  • Applied physics lecturer

Graduate salary

Science and mathematics (undergraduate)

$62K–$66K

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What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Numerical Methods in Computational Science
  • Introduction to Bioinformatics
  • Thermodynamics and Condensed Matter Physics
  • Introduction to Quantum Mechanics

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