Bachelor of Computer Science (Advanced) (Honours)

Monash University

This Honours version of the Bachelor of Computer Science is for high-achieving students with a research focus. It offers all the benefits of the Advanced Computer Science specialisation, plus a stream of hands-on projects that engage students in research right from the start of their degree. Students also do a research or industry placement, supported by a generous scholarship. Students will develop the exceptional programming and analysis skills and the research capabilities needed for postgraduate study or a career in the expanding world of digital research and development.

Course Fee:

International: $153,200

Entry Requirements:

Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL; and a study score of at least 25 in one of Mathematical Methods (any) or Specialist Mathematics


This course comprises 192 points, of which 144 points must be from computer science study and 48 points are used to provide additional depth or breadth through elective study. In Year 3 of the course, students receive a scholarship while undertaking either a 22-week research placement in a research group or work unit of a participating company or organisation or an Industry Based Learning (IBL) placement, and in Year 4, undertake a substantial individual research project.

Subjects you can Study:

Algorithms and data structures; Computational science; Computer graphics; Computer programming; Computer science; Databases; Distributed systems and applications; Information and communication technology; Information technology; Mathematics; Programming; Software development; Software engineering; Systems development


Australian Computer Society

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00008C

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Clayton 95.15 No Full time 4 years
Clayton 95.15 No Part time 8 years

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