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

Course outline

In this dual degree students combine exceptional financial acumen and commerce expertise with specific practical and theoretical understanding in engineering, and graduate with a valued skill set that will place them in high demand with employers. In the engineering component students develop technical skills through a core specialisation, which will form the basis of their career. Commerce studies equip students with the fundamental principles of commerce and the business environment. Students complete a range of compulsory courses that cover concepts relevant across the financial services sector, including topics such as accounting, information systems, economics, business law and management. Students graduate with a combination of core commerce skills, specialist knowledge, and critical evaluation and problem-solving abilities. For more information, visit Bachelors of Engineering (Hons)/Commerce at UQ.

Note

Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C) 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; software engineering. Commerce:Refer to Bachelor of Commerce.

Other requirements

All engineering students must complete 450 hours of engineering professional practice prior to graduation.

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, 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

99.95

94.60

82.40

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

96.30

84.40

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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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Refer to Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Bachelor of Commerce.

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Bachelor of Commerce.

Course Code
717201
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$6760 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Engineering and Technology, Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

51/2 years Full time or 11 years Part time

Location
Brisbane