Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours) (Construction Management)
Queensland University of Technology - Gardens Point

Course outline

This course prepares students for a range of professions in the urban development sector, incorporating studies in project planning, the development process, land use, and economic and legal aspects. Depending on major, students can choose to take specialist study in one area or broaden their degree with knowledge and skills from other study areas. Construction management prepares students for work in the construction management field and provides a detailed understanding of construction processes, technological skills and the capacity to manage people, materials, equipment, and plant. Students can specialise in quantity surveying and cost engineering that prepares them to become professionals in the construction, resources and associated industries on the financial and legal aspects of operations in construction and the built environment.

QUT Year 12 Early Offer Scheme: If you’re a current Queensland Year 12 student, you may be eligible to receive an offer to study at QUT on 18 November, before receiving your ATAR or selection rank. For more course information, visit Year 12 Early Offer Scheme at QUT.

QUT Offer Guarantee: If you achieve an ATAR/QUT selection rank of 93.00 or higher (including any adjustments) and satisfied all other admission requirements, you are guaranteed an offer for this course.

For more course information, visit Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours) (Construction Management) at QUT.

Combined diploma/degrees

This course can be combined with the following courses at TAFE Qld – Greater Brisbane: Diploma of Building and Construction (Management). Refer to entry for the diploma under TAFE Qld.

Other requirements

You must complete 30 days of approved professional work.

Admissions Criteria

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


Applicant must be 16; Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Assumed knowledge

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

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
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




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




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

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* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Construction or project manager, contract administrator, quantity surveyor, cost engineer, estimator, employment with government departments.


Depending on major and specialisation: Australian Institute of Building; Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors; Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
CSP/$9630 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Built Environment and Design
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 10 years Part time