Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics

Interested in the big questions?

So are we. Explore all the possibilities in the universe through our huge range of programs, which cover the A to Z of science and maths, from algebra and archaeological science to Zeno's paradox and zoology.

Explore the breadth of maths or science in a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Mathematics, or jump right into something specialised with options including computer science, biomedical science and wildlife science. A range of postgraduate coursework and HDR programs can also open your career to new possibilities.

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Get to know our programs and what they can offer you beyond a top qualification

Global ranking

Global ranking

Did you know that UQ was ranked in the top 100 in the world for natural sciences in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject?

Our Faculty of Science is also one of the largest in Australia, with around 1100 staff, 7500 students and 2300 labs.

Top teaching

More choice, more opportunity

We offer one of the widest choices of disciplines in Australia, which means you can tailor your studies to suit your goals.

Graduate Anna Keenan uses her physics and environmental studies qualifications to work all over the world.

State-of-the-art facilities

State-of-the-art facilities

Science students have access to more than 2300 teaching and research labs.

The Science Learning Centre and Interactive Learning Centre also offer informal learning and collaborative spaces, with study booths, data projectors, visualisers and more.

Biotech is an amazing field to be a part of because the opportunities for new technologies and development are almost unlimited. UQ's international ranking and reputation for world-acclaimed researchers in life sciences along with excellent campus facilities placed it at the top of my preference list.

Ann Damien, Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours)
New Technology Associate, Asia-Pacific New Technologies Team, Cook Medical

Endless possibilities

What will your future hold?

  • Research organisations
  • Industry
  • Finance, banking and insurance
  • Government
  • Agriculture and environment
  • Hospitals and health
  • Teaching
  • PhD scholarships

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Learn to see the potential of the world. Gain the knowledge to make it better.

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