ANU RSE Summer Maths Course, January 2024


RSE will be running our Summer Maths Course over the Summer break, 8 - 25 January 2024.

Course description

The course is designed to help students prepare for graduate studies in economics at the Australian National University and is targeted towards:
   (i) incoming doctoral students with minimal college-level mathematics and
   (ii) master students at the convener's suggestion.

This course will explain and review the mathematical techniques most relevant for economic analysis and economic understanding. It will build up to optimization in a coherent manner, with the ultimate objective being the ability to apply appropriate techniques to optimization problems.

Click here to download a copy of the Course Outline

The course will run in-person only from Monday 8 January – Thursday 25 January 2024.

The lecturer will hold office hours during the course period to discuss the course material with students. The detailed schedule of lectures and tutorials will be announced on the Wattle page.

Please be aware that this course will NOT appear on your academic record, and is ineligible to be counted as credit towards any ANU award or non-award program.


Please click here to register for the January 2024 Summer Maths Course.

Course contacts

For additional information on administrative and registration matters, please contact