Pure Mathematics

Study mathematics in its purest form. Delve into the abstract theories built by logical deduction that underpin modern science and technology. From explaining modern physics phenomena, to interpreting big data, pure mathematics is essential to scientific and technological advancement.

The skills you develop by studying pure mathematics – problem-solving, creativity, analysis and data interpretation – can be applied to a wide range of rewarding careers. You could pursue roles, for example, in: data analytics, investment banking, business and finance, actuarial science, teaching or technology. You could also follow in the footsteps of many of the world’s most famous mathematicians into a research career, making discoveries that change the course of history.

If you’re interested in broadening your mathematical expertise, you can combine your major in Pure Mathematics with a major in Statistics or Applied Mathematics. Please see the academic program rules for your desired degree to check availability.

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Last updated: 09 Jul 2019