Physical and Mathematical Sciences Programs

Physical and Mathematical Sciences investigate the natural laws and processes of non-living matter.  From the high-tech world of quantum optics and biophysics to the intricate problems of black holes and chaotic dynamics, our programs will introduce you to the research and issues that impact the world around us.

The following is a list of programs students can apply to after their first year of study.

For more details in each of these programs visit our calendar.

  • Actuarial Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Statistics
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Astronomy and Physics
  • Chemical Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Cognitive Science
  • Earth and Environmental Systems
  • Economics and Mathematics
  • Financial Economics
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Geoscience
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematical Applications in Economics and Finance
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics and its Applications
  • Mathematics and Philosophy
  • Mathematics and Physics
  • Nanoscience (offered through National University of Singapore)
  • Physics
  • Physics and Philosophy
  • Planetary Science
  • Statistics
  • Synthetic and Catalytic Chemistry


Learn more about the Faculty of Arts & Science by reading our Viewbook


First Year