Bachelor of Computer Science
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

The Bachelor of Computer Science is a 3 year course designed to provide a deeper understanding of all aspects of computer technology, where students combine theory with hands-on experience to learn how to create and analyse computer-based systems. Students develop the analytical, logical and development skills necessary to advance computing and its applications and graduate with skills that are in high demand from some of the world’s biggest technology corporations. For more information, visit Bachelor of Computer Science at UQ.


Cyber security; data science; machine learning; programming languages; scientific computing.

Admissions Criteria

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


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

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C).
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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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, 2024

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Career opportunities

Graduats will have the skills to play a key role in creating, developing, implementing and evaluating technology. As technology evolves, growing demand will create opportunities in finance, energy, transport, health, communications and more. Expect to find employment in a range of professions. Graduates are equipped with the foundational theory and practical skills to invent, develop and analyse systems that could affect billions of people worldwide.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$6390 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Information technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time