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We have twelve partner schools in Australia where students can study math faculty courses. Please select below for further information:

 

Australian National University (ANU)


Why should I study here?

  • Ranked the top university in Australia and 27th around the world (QS 2022).

  • Affiliated with six Nobel laureates and 49 Rhodes scholars including the co-discoverer of penicillin. 

  • Located in Canberra, the leafy capital of Australia. Canberra is located about a 3-hour drive from Sydney and a 7-hour drive from Melbourne. 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Australian National University would be a good fit for most majors in Math. Students can find math courses within the College of Science and computer science courses within the College of Engineering and Computer Science.  

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 courses (generally worth 6 units each) at this school. If you take 4 courses at ANU, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at ANU. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take.

Courses taken and equivalents

Course taken abroad Waterloo equivalent Approval
COMP 2400 / Relational Databases CS 348 November 2021
COMP 3300 / Operating Systems Implementation CS 350 November 2021
COMP 3600 / Algorithms CS 341 November 2021
COMP 3900 / Human-Computer Interface CS 449 July 2021
FINM 1001 / Foundations of Finance ACTSC 371 January 2020
FINM 2001 / Corporate Finance ACTSC 372 December 2019
FINM 3008 / Portfolio Construction ACTSC 4xx December 2019
FINM 4015 / Advanced Corporate Finance ACTSC 471 March 2019
MATH 1005 / Discrete Mathematical Models MATH 2xx March 2020
MATH 2320 / Advanced Analysis 1: Metric Spaces and Applications AMATH/PMATH 331 March 2020
MATH 3029 / Probability Theory with Applications STAT 3xx November 2019
MATH 3062 / Fractal Geometry and Chaotic Dynamics PMATH 370 November 2019
MATH 3228 / Advanced Complex Analysis AMATH/PMATH 332 November 2021
MGMT 1003 / Management, People and Organisations BUS 1xx November 2021
INFS 2024 / Information Systems Analysis CS 330 October 2019
INFS 3024 / Information Systems Management CS 330 October 2019
STAT 1008 / Quantitative Research Methods STAT 2xx March 2020
STAT 2032 / Financial Mathematics ACTSC 446 November 2021
STAT 3004 / Stochastic Modelling STAT 334 November 2021
STAT 3008 / Applied Statistics STAT 331 November 2021
STAT 3011 / Graphical Data Analysis STAT 442 November 2021
STAT 3012 / Design of Experiments and Surveys STAT 332/STAT 372 November 2021
STAT 3013 / Statistical Inference STAT 450 November 2021
STAT 3015 / Generalised Linear Modelling STAT 431 November 2021
STAT 3016 / Introduction to Bayesian Data Analysis STAT 4xx October 2019
STAT 3032 / Survival Models ACTSC 433 November 2021
STAT 3037 / Life Contingencies ACTSC 331 November 2021
STAT 3056 / Advanced Mathematical Statistics STAT 4xx October 2019
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Deakin University


Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked #275 among the top universities around the world (2021

  • Has a high level of undergraduate student satisfaction; ranked fourth nationally in the 2019 Student Experience Survey. 

  • Located in the bustling southern city of Melbourne, giving you a chance to explore the unique tram system, first-class sporting facilities and a strong Arts scene. 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Deakin would be a good fit for most majors in Math. Students can find math courses under the mathematical modelling area and computer science courses under the information technology area in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment. Computer Science courses include a focus on artificial intelligence. Business courses can be found in the Faculty of Business and Law. 

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 courses at this school. If you take 4 courses at Deakin, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Deakin. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Math hasn’t sent any students to Deakin in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies. 

Last updated: 09 August 2021
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Griffith University


Why should I study here?

  • Ranked #33 in the Top 50 universities under 50 (QS). 

  • Multiple campuses across Brisbane and the Gold Coast in Queensland; one of the warmest regions in Australia (even during their winter!). 

  • Over 120 on-campus clubs provide fun opportunities to find your interests and community.

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Griffith would be a good fit for students with interests in Applied Mathematics, Data Science, Computer Science and Business Administration. 

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 courses at this school. If you take 4 courses at Griffith, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Griffith. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Course taken abroad Waterloo equivalent Approval
2201NSC / Linear Algebra and Differential Equations AMATH 2xx September 2018
3203NSC / Complex Analysis and Applications AMATH 332/PMATH 332 September 2018
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Macquarie University


Why should I study here?

  • Ranked #200 of universities around the world (QS 2022). 

  • Located in the heart of Australia’s largest business and technology precincts in Australia’s most populated city, Sydney.  

  • The massive, park-like campus is situated just 18 kilometres from the world-famous Sydney Opera House.

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Macquarie would be a good fit for most majors in Math with relevant courses in the Faculty of Science and Engineering. Actuarial Science and Finance courses can be found in the Business School.  

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at Macquarie, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Macquarie. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents

Course taken abroad Waterloo equivalent Approval
ACST3006 / Quantitative Asset and Liability Modelling 1 ACTSC 372 November 2019
ACST3007 / Quantitative Asset and Liability Modelling 2 ACTSC 446 November 2021
ACST3058 / Survival Models ACTSC 433 November 2021
AFIN3029 / Derivative Instruments ACTSC 446 November 2021
MGMT1005 / Introduction to Global Business BUS 491 December 2019
MGMT2016 / Business Demographics BUS 4xx August 2020
STAT2114 / Design of Surveys and Experiments STAT 332 / STAT 372 November 2021
STAT3175 / Linear Models STAT 331 November 2021
STAT8127 / Survival Analysis ACTSC 433 November 2021
Last updated: 16 November 2021
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Monash University


Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked 6th in Australia and top 60 in the world (QS 2022).

  • Multiple campuses around Melbourne with several libraries housing over 3.2 million items including a rare books collection, and a Museum of Art founded in 1961.

  • The founder of the Mathologer Youtube channel is a professor at Monash.  

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Monash is a good match for our Math students with majors in actuarial studies, applied mathematics, business administration, business analytics and statistics, computational science, computer networks and security, computer science, data science, financial and insurance mathematics, mathematical statistics and pure mathematics.

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at Monash, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Monash. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents

Math hasn’t sent any students to Monash in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies. 

Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Murdoch University


Why should I study here? 

  • Murdoch is the geographically largest campus in Australia, large enough to accommodate the veterinary school and its animal stocks. 

  • The main campus is located near the city centre of Perth, the largest city of Western Australia, and is known for its climate and beautiful beaches. Perth is also the cheapest capital city in Australia so could be a good option for budget-conscious students.  

  • Murdoch is the first university in Australia to use the advanced mixed-reality learning environment known as SimLab which allows for a more engaging and advanced classroom experience. 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Limited upper-year math courses available as the main mathematics focus at Murdoch is their teaching program to prepare graduates to teach in high school. There is a strong focus on computer science, data and artificial intelligence.  

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at Murdoch, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Murdoch. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Math hasn’t sent any students to Murdoch in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies. 

Last updated: 09 August 2021
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Queensland University of Technology (QUT)


Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked the 17th top young university in the world (THE 2021). 

  • Main campus is in Brisbane alongside the Botanic Gardens and adjacent to the river providing lovely water views. Brisbane is known for its warm climate, even in winter! 

  • Features the QUT The Cube; one of the world's largest digital interactive learning and display spaces consisting of 48 multi-touch screens and soaring across two storeys. 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

QUT is a good match for most Math majors, especially Applied and Computational Mathematics, Combinatorics and Optimization, Computer Science, Data Science and Statistics.  

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at QUT, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at QUT. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Math hasn’t sent any students to QUT in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies.

Last updated: 09 August 2021
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Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)


Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked #57 among the top young universities in the world (THE 2021). 

  • The main campus is in the centre of Melbourne; its proximity means that it has a vibrant campus life with an urban square that features a basketball court if you feel like a game! 

  • RMIT has a vibrant arts and culture program offering galleries and performance space to showcase their strengths in theatre, design, film, sound and new media.  

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

RMIT is a good fit for “applied” majors like applied mathematics, business administration, computer science, data science and statistics. 

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at RMIT, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at RMIT. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Math hasn’t sent any students to RMIT in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies.

Last updated: 09 August 2021
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University of Queensland (UQ)


Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked second in Australia and #37 in the world (QS 2022

  • Alumni include a Nobel Laureate (Peter C. Doherty) and an Academy Award winner (Geoffrey Rush) 

  • A riverside campus located in Brisbane, Queensland. A city known for a warm climate, even in Winter! 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

UQ is a great fit for most Math majors with students able to find courses in applied mathematics, computational science, cyber security, data science, machine learning, mathematical physics, operations research, pure mathematics, scientific computing, and statistics.  

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at UQ, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at UQ. MISC 2xx can be used a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents

Course taken abroad Waterloo equivalent Approval
COMP3301 / Operating Systems Architecture CS 350 November 2021
COMP3702 / Artificial Intelligence CS 486 November 2021
COMP4500 / Advanced Algorithms & Data Structures CS 341 November 2021
INFS2200 / Relational Database Systems CS 348 November 2021
LAWS1100 / Business Law COMM 2xx January 2018
MATH2301 / Linear & Abstract Algebra & Number Theory PMATH 340 November 2021
MATH3403 / Partial Differential Equations AMATH 353 November 2021
MATH3404 / Optimisation Theory AMATH 456 November 2021
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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University of Technology Sydney (UTS)


Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked #9 among the top young universities in the world (THE 2021). 

  • Data science is a key focus of research at UTS with a Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Centre for Quantum Software and Information Technology that should appeal to many Math students! 

  • Located on the southern border of downtown Sydney, centrally located by the central train station and a 10-minute walk to the Sydney Opera House.  

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

Most Math students would be able to find courses for their major at UTS. However, Computer Science, Computational Mathematics and Data Science students would find a large array of courses that would suit them. 

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at UTS, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at UTS. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take.

Courses taken and equivalents 

Course taken abroad Waterloo equivalent Approval
Complex Analysis 37234 AMATH 332/ PMATH 332 November 2021
Database Programming 31253 CS 4xx November 2021
International Marketing 24220 BUS 4xx November 2021
Introduction to Programming 37171  CS 1xx November 2021
Mathematical Statistics 35252 STAT 2xx November 2021
Multivariate Statistics 35457 STAT 4xx November 2021
Network Fundamentals 41092 CS 456 November 2021
Probability and Random Variables 37161 STAT 333 November 2021
Programming for Data Analysis 37373 CS 1xx November 2021
Regression and Linear Models 37252 STAT 371 November 2021
Statistical Methods 35513 STAT 3xx November 2021
Stochastic Models 35363 STAT 440 November 2021
Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics 37363 STAT 4xx November 2021
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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University of Western Australia (UWA)

Why should I study here? 

  • Ranked 7th in Australia and in the top 100 in the world (QS 2022). 

  • Is centrally located along the Swan River in Perth, the largest city of Western Australia, and is known for its climate and beautiful beaches. Perth is also the cheapest capital city in Australia so could be a good option for budget-conscious students. 

  • More than 160 clubs and societies on campus create a vibrant community to make connections. 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

As a comprehensive university, Math students can find applicable courses for their majors in the School of Physics, Mathematics and Computing. 

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at Western Australia, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Western Australia. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Math hasn’t sent any students to Western Australia in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies. 

Last updated: 09 August 2021
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University of Wollongong


Why should I study here?

  • Ranked in the top 10 universities in Australia (QS 2022). 

  • Located in the coastal city of Wollongong, approx. 80 kilometres south of Sydney. Described as very similar to the city of Waterloo as it’s a small city near a major cosmopolitan city.  

  • Located a short drive to numerous beaches; you could learn to surf! 

What majors/plans would be a good fit for this school? 

UOW would be a good fit for most majors in Math with relevant courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences. Business courses can be found in the Faculty of Business and Law.  

General information 

Please review the Waterloo Passport page for this school.  

Transfer credit information 

To earn 2.5 units of transfer credit at Waterloo, you will need to complete 4 units (courses) at this school. If you take 4 courses at Wollongong, then you will receive the course equivalency for each course and then your fifth credit will be MISC 2xx to account for the fact you can’t take 5 courses at Wollongong. MISC 2xx can be used as a non-math course or elective. If you take less than 4 courses, then you will only receive the credit for the courses you take. 

Courses taken and equivalents 

Math hasn’t sent any students to Wollongong in the past five years, so we have no current course equivalencies. If you’re matched to this school, then you can follow the course approval process to obtain course equivalencies.

Last updated: 09 August 2021
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