Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours)

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

Biotechnology applies scientific and engineering principles to living organisms in order to produce products and services of value to society. It is used in processes ranging from cheese production, brewing, and wastewater management, through to drug design and gene therapy. The program explores the discovery, understanding, improvement, and development, of products or activities of micro-organisms, plants, and animals. The discipline combines elements from many areas such as molecular genetics, microbiology, immunology, physics, chemistry, engineering and mathematics.

Course Fee:


International: $170,155

Entry Requirements:

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English; Mathematics B; either Chemistry or Physics

Structure:

64 units

Subjects you can Study:

Bioinformatics; Bioinformatics and innovation management; Bioprocess technology; Bioprocess technology and innovation management; Chemical biotechnology; Chemical biotechnology and innovation management; Drug design & development and innovation management; Drug design and development; Microbial biotechnology; Microbial biotechnology and innovation management; Molecular biotechnology; Molecular biotechnology and innovation management; Nanotechnology; Nanotechnology and innovation management; Plant biotechnology; Plant biotechnology and innovation management

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
St Lucia No info Yes Full time 4 years
St Lucia No info Yes Part time 8 years
Established in 1909, the University of Queensland is the oldest tertiary institution in the State and one of Australia's premier learning and research institutions. The University aims to enable students and staff to positively influence the society in which they live by creating a learning and discovery environment in which they can develop and fulfil their aspirations. It rewards excellence, openness and innovation and encourages widespread engagement with state, national and international communities. The main campus is at St Lucia in Brisbane with UQ Gatton located 80 kilometres to the west, UQ Ipswich campus 43 kilometres from St Lucia and UQ Herston campus located in the Brisbane Hospital precinct. Other UQ locations include teaching hospitals and health centres, veterinary science centres, agricultural science farms, marine research stations, physics research stations, seismograph stations and an underground mine. University of Queensland students include school leavers plus students from interstate and overseas. International students from over 100 countries account for a large percentage of total enrolments, diversifying cultural life on campus and providing opportunities for international networking. Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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