Bachelor of Agribusiness/Bachelor of Agricultural Science
The University of Queensland - Gatton&St Lucia

Course outline

Combine practical business skills with your interests in agriculture to tackle some of the big environmental and resource problems facing our planet. Study innovative, science-based animal and plant production practices and technologies. Develop your skills to support commercial farmers to increase their output of food and fibre with the least environmental and social impact. Learn marketing, finance and how to manage people and technology along the agrifood value chain. Study business courses in accounting, economics, and market research in an agribusiness context. Become consumer focused, commercially aware, innovative, internationally orientated and develop your technical expertise. Graduate with excellent employment opportunities in the fast-growing global agricultural sector. For more information, visit Bachelor of Agribusiness/Agricultural Science at UQ.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Agricultural Science.

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)

Recommended study
Agricultural Science or Biology (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

97.70

86.90

75.00

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.70

88.05

77.00

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

N/P#

<5*

<5*

22

0

0

<5*

37

Percentage of all students

N/P#

<5*

<5*

59.5%

0.0%

0.0%

<5*

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
766601
Start Date
Offer rounds
Fee
CSP/$6610 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Primary industries and environment
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Darling Downs & South West QLD