Mathematical Physics

    Where will this take me?


    After completing the Mathematical Physics major in the Bachelor of Science, you’ll be well placed to move into the workforce, further study, or graduate research.

    Career outcomes

    With this major you could pursue career paths in research, banking, finance, commerce, data science, logistics, project management, market research or medical analysis.

    Employers include IBM, GE Renewable Energy, PwC, and universities.

    Further study


    If you wish to continue your studies at graduate level, this major is a great foundation for the Master of Science (Physics) and the Master of Science (Mathematics and Statistics).

    Depending on the subjects you take in your Bachelor of Science, a range of other graduate degrees may be possible – in fields as diverse as science and technology, health sciences, teaching, law, business, humanities and more. Related degrees include the Master of Science (Bioinformatics), Master of Science (Earth Sciences), Master of Data Science and Master of Computational Biology.


    If you complete a masters course with a significant research component, you can go on to study a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), or another graduate research program.

    This will set you up for a rewarding career in research with a university, research institute, government or technology company.