Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Information Technology
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

This dual program combines the practical and theoretical requirements of a professional engineering qualification with the skills to effectively manage a wide range of business and technology environments. Topics covered include accounting, economics, law, marketing, business and strategy. You’ll also learn about software engineering, design, mathematics, information systems and more. Through the information technology component, you’ll benefit from a hands-on, project-focused program, based on international standards for computer science and information systems and be prepared for a career where you’ll apply technical skills to solve problems, support innovation and improve communication between people. For more information, visit Bachelors of Engineering (Hons)/Information Technology at UQ.

Note

Specialist Mathematics is recommended for this program. Students without Specialist Mathematics or equivalent may be required to undertake preparatory courses which may not enable the program to be completed in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.

Majors

Engineering (Hons) Specialisations: chemical engineering; civil engineering, electrical engineering; mechanical engineering; mechatronic engineering.
Information technology: Refer to Bachelor of Information Technology.

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); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C); Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics; Chemistry; Physics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
86.00
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

99.75

91.90

85.60

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

93.65

87.60

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

<5*

0

0

N/P#

0

0

0

7

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

N/P#

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

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

Software/hardware engineer, professional engineer, robotics engineer, systems designer, information architect, data scientist.

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Bachelor of Information Technology.

Course Code
717701
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$6610 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Engineering and Technology, Information technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

51/2 years Full time or 11 years Part time

Location
Brisbane