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The University of Queensland (UQ)

  • 29% international / 71% domestic

Bachelors of Engineering (Honours) / Science

  • Bachelor

Prepare to thrive in an exciting career where you'll use your skills and knowledge to solve some of the world's most challenging problems, and apply the interdisciplinary understanding and practical thinking learned through your preferred scientific

Key details

Degree Type
5 years full-time
Course Code
2347, 080730C
Intake Months
Feb, Aug
International Fees
$45,040 per year / $225,200 total

About this course

This dual program combines engineering at an honours level with complementary areas of science to provide you with even greater career choices across multiple sectors.

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) is a four-year program, and depending on your choice of major it will open the way for work in variety of fields, from infrastructure and hospitals to energy and software. Your study starts with a flexible first year, where you can mix and match introductory courses from across the majors to see what you like best, or you can enrol directly in your chosen major from day one if you prefer.

Your science degree offers one of the broadest selections of disciplines in Australia, enabling you to develop your talents while pursuing studies that suit your interests and ambitions. You'll also have the chance to gain relevant, real-world experience through employability and work-integrated learning. You'll graduate with highly developed knowledge in your specialist area, superior technical abilities, and advanced independent thinking and communication skills.

Study locations

St Lucia

What you will learn

Program highlights
  • Join the university ranked number one in Queensland for engineering and technology, with the largest choice of engineering disciplines of any university in the state.
  • Experience a diverse range of possibilities before deciding on a specialisation, with the option to choose your program path in your first year or wait until your second year.
  • Select from an array of science majors that will teach you how to work independently, perform critical experiments, analyse data and communicate results.
  • Graduate with highly developed knowledge in your specialist area and a qualification widely respected and globally recognised.

1 in Queensland for engineering and technology

QS World University Rankings 2020

1 in Australia for environmental sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career pathways

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Depending on which major you choose, here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Biomedical engineer
  • Chemical engineer
  • Process engineer
  • Analytical chemist
  • Environmental adviser
  • Food technologist
  • Electrical engineer
  • Biodiversity project officer
  • Underground planning engineer
  • Agronomist