Advance your analysis and problem-solving abilities within the flexible and critical framework of Massey’s Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics).
A Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics) opens up a world of opportunities.
Ranges from securing sensitive communications using cryptography, to calculating the geostationary orbit of a satellite.
Maths is a product of human ingenuity that allows our modern world to exist.
With a BA (Mathematics) you’ll learn appropriate analytic and numerical methods for problem-solving that can be applied in a range of contexts and industries.
Your mathematics major will help you develop a wide variety of skills and techniques, especially in calculus and algebra.
You’ll learn to formulate, solve, restate, resolve problems, and interpret results.
You’ll also build your knowledge of computational and simulation techniques on computers.
You’ll learn to communicate and explain concepts effectively with non-mathematical colleagues.
This is a crucial skill, as many careers will take you into a team environment.
Studying the BA (Mathematics) at Massey will give you access to some of the world’s top mathematical minds.
Massey lecturers and postgraduate students are researching areas such as:
Modeling of geothermal processes, molecular dynamics, epidemiology, cell growth, celestial mechanics, neuroscience, phylogenetics, and evolutionary trees, optimal decompositions of information systems.
These projects show the generality, versatility, and variety of problems offered to mathematically skilled scientists.
Your BA (Mathematics) will help you build up the skills and techniques you’ll need to be part of projects like these.
|Cost of living||1 person||$9,804|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$11,680|
Improve your English language skills without taking an IELTS test. You could get direct entry to a Massey degree with the university's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses.
|English Test||English for Academic Purposes 1||English for Academic Purposes 2|
|English Entry||IELTS||5.0 overall (all bands 4.5 or above)||5.5 overall (all bands 5.0 or above)|
|iBT TOEFL||40 overall (3 in reading & listening, 13 in speaking & writing)||50 overall (5 in reading & listening, 15 in speaking & writing)|
|PTE||38 overall||46 overall|
|EAP1||10 weeks||Foundation Studies – entry requirement equivalent to IELTS 5.5 overall|
|EAP2||10 weeks||Direct entry into University - entry requirement equivalent to IELTS 6.0 to 7.0 overall|
To be admitted to an undergraduate qualification, applicants will need a minimum level of academic achievement from school, or another university or tertiary institution.
The specific level depends on which country or region of the world they are from.
If you don't have the skills or qualifications you need to be accepted into your chosen study, you can do foundation qualifications.
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