School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences has established an enviable reputation for our teaching and research standards largely due to the high calibre staff within our School. In response to the demand for graduates with quantitative and analytical skills, we have a range of flexible degree options for students to tailor their studies... read more about the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences.
If you are a high achieving student with an analytical mind and an intrinsic desire for problem solving, a Research Higher Degree (PhD or Masters) at the University of Newcastle could be the foundation of your exciting career in research.
The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences is active in many areas of research. Our research groups in mathematics, physics and statistics are very successful in attracting funding from the highly competitive Australian Research Council Grant schemes, from industry and other governmental organisations.