Bachelor of Advanced Engineering (Honours)
Griffith University - Nathan

Course outline

This degree is designed for high-achieving students. Undertake advanced engineering study to boost your future career with guaranteed opportunities for paid internships, industry and research experience. Students are expected to maintain a credit average GPA to remain in this degree. In your first year, you’ll develop a strong foundation in basic science and engineering principles. In your second year, you’ll choose your preferred major so you can focus on your passion. In your final year you’ll put your skills to work on a project with one of our industry partners here or overseas, as part of our trimester-long Industry Affiliates Program.

Created in close collaboration with engineering professionals, this degree is designed so the lessons you learn inside and outside the classroom have real, immediate value for your career. Throughout your studies you’ll be able to apply your knowledge in a range of practical settings including mentorships and work placements. From your first year you’ll have the opportunity to engage in two to three weeks of paid, full-time industry experience, increasing to four to five weeks in second year, and up to twelve weeks in your third year as part of your capstone course. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Advanced Engineering (Honours)


Civil engineering (Gold Coast, Brisbane South – Nathan); electrical and electronic engineering (Gold Coast); electrical and renewable energy engineering (Gold Coast); electronic engineering (Brisbane South – Nathan); electronic and energy engineering (Brisbane South – Nathan); electronic and UAV engineering (Brisbane South – Nathan); environmental engineering (Brisbane South – Nathan); mechanical engineering (Gold Coast, Brisbane South – Nathan); mechatronics (Brisbane South – Nathan). For software engineering, refer to Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours).

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to

Admissions Criteria

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Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Additional entry requirements

Griffith ATAR Guarantee, VET Guarantee and the Year 12 Early Offer Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed and recommended knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

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, 2024

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As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Get a head start in your career by partnering with top engineering companies through your degree’s industry mentoring and networking opportunities. You’ll also gain transferable skills that can be used across a variety of industries. Your core logical, analytical and critical thinking skills will be an asset in any industry, and through your chosen specialisation, you’ll have the ability to develop robust solutions to complex problems.


Professional accreditation for the Bachelor of Advanced Engineering (Honours) will be sought from Engineers Australia.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Engineering and Technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 10 years Part time