Welcome to the School of Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics and Statistics underpin almost every aspect of today’s society. Whether it is technology, business, science, social science or education, mathematics and statistics are used. Our School has an international reputation for excellence in research and in teaching, so come and join us.

Mathematician to receive Innovation Medal

6 October 2015 UC mathematician Associate Professor Rick Beatson is to receive the Innovation Medal for his work improving artificial limbs and mining exploration. (read article)

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2016 honours

2016 Honours Courses and Projects Handbook

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MathSoc at UC

MathSoc is a free to join student-run club at the University of Canterbury. We run social and academic events for students who are interested in Mathematics and Statistics and provide support for students taking MATH/STAT courses.

‘I want to help people make decisions that shape the world for the better...’

Ben Davies Studying towards a BSc in Economics and Mathematics
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