Bachelor of Advanced Computing - Research and Development (Honours)

Australian National University (ANU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00120C

Be unique and get innovative. This interdisciplinary program is designed for high achieving students and will prepare them to be a future leader of the information and communications technology revolution. In this program students will learn advanced computing techniques and have the opportunity to complete a unique specialisation, and develop exceptional professional skills including communication and teamwork. It also is a great pathway to a PhD. Throughout the program students will work alongside distinguished researchers at ANU and pursue research projects in their own area of interest.


192 units comprising of 18 core courses, 6 courses to satisfy a Research and Development major, and 8 elective courses.


  • Intelligent systems
  • Systems and architecture
  • Theoretical computer science

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Prerequisites: ACT - Specialist Mathematics (Major/Minor)
  • NSW - Mathematics Extension 1
  • VIC - Specialist Mathematics
  • Preferred: ACT - Specialist Mathematics (Double major)
  • NSW - Mathematics Extension 2
  • VIC - Mathematical Methods/Mathematical Methods(CAS) and Specialist Mathematics
  • Guaranteed entry: 99 ATAR or equivalent


Australian Computer Society (Provisional)

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra International: $187,640
  • ATAR: 98

Further information

This program can also be incorporated into a double degree through the Flexible Double Degree Group - Engineering or Advanced Computing Group.

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