Menu  menuicon
frontpic frontpic-small

Interested in studying Mathematics or Statistics?

See the Mathematics and Statistics information on the Science Faculty website.

For information on mathematical careers see CHOOSEMATHS and MATHSADDS from AMSI.

News and Events

Workshop on recent trends in nonlinear PDEs

To be held at the University of Sydney on 1st and 2nd November 2018.

See the workshop web page for more information.

International Visitor Program

Spend some time doing research in our new mathematical research institute, with funding from us, and with the possibility to also visit other Australian universities!

Applications have closed for visits in the period from May to December 2019. The next application round, for visits in the period from November 2019 to July 2020, is expected to open before the end of 2018.

Geordie Williamson, plenary speaker at the International Congress

Professor Geordie Williamson has become the first Australia based mathematician to be a plenary speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicans. Organized by the International Mathematical Union, and held every four years, the ICM is the premier event on the calendar of mathematicians world-wide.

The ICM website has a page describing Professor Williamson's talk: Williamson: 'Semi-simplicity is like the air we breathe'. The slides from his lecture, Representation Theory and Geometry, are also available.

International Mathematical Union honours Nalini Joshi

Professor Nalini Joshi has been elected Vice-President of the International Mathematical Union, from the start of 2019. She becomes the first Australian to hold this position.

Simons Foundation deal makes Magma widely available in U.S.

The Simons Foundation and the Magma Group have concluded an agreement that will make the Magma computational algebra system much more widely available in the US. See the School's news page for more information.