Bachelor of Agribusiness
The University of Queensland - Gatton&St Lucia

Course outline

Learn to apply technology and contemporary business practices to manage agricultural enterprises. You’ll lead local, national or multinational organisations that feed and clothe the world, and integrate the latest concepts in marketing, human resource management, finance and operations. In collaboration with industry, you’ll learn from internationally recognised experts and gain the most relevant and up-to-date knowledge of farming, agricultural sustainability, food security, crop production, livestock and horticulture. You’ll learn to manage logistics, human resources and marketing. Take part in site visits, case studies and research projects, and undertake a major group project with an agribusiness company in your final year. Enhance your problem-solving, management and communication skills while developing your professional networks. For more information, visit Bachelor of Agribusiness at UQ.

Note

First year requires attendance at both St Lucia and Gatton; subsequent years are based at Gatton.

Other requirements

During the first two years, you interact with agribusiness organisations through visits, case studies and research projects. In final year, you undertake a major project, working collaboratively within an agribusiness organisation as a member of a small team of four or five students.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
77.00
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

93.95

84.45

77.70

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

95.95

85.35

77.70

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

10

0

<5*

N/P#

0

0

7

24

Percentage of all students

41.7%

0.0%

<5*

N/P#

0.0%

0.0%

29.2%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students

Career opportunities

Commodity trader, marketer, manager of rural operations, sales, supply chain/export manager, banker, policy developer for governmental, agricultural or regional agencies.

Course Code
766001
Start Date
Offer rounds
Fee
CSP/$10550 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Primary industries and environment
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Darling Downs & South West QLD