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
For more than a century, The University of Queensland (UQ) has maintained a global reputation for delivering knowledge leadership for a better world. At UQ, our aim is simple: to create change in our students so they can create change in the world.

Our students have access to the latest and most advanced disciplinary knowledge as a result of UQ research informing our programs. With international learning opportunities, partnerships that provide support and industry insight, and inspirational teaching staff who have won more national teaching awards than any other university in Australia, you’ll learn from the best.

The UQ student experience also provides a foundation for success far beyond graduation. We offer a balance of support, structure and flexibility while preparing our students to compete in today’s rapidly evolving workplace. You’ll study in good company with our 51,000+ current students, including 13,300+ international students from 141 countries, who contribute to a diverse, inclusive community across UQ’s three beautiful campuses at St Lucia, Herston and Gatton in South-East Queensland.

UQ’s research has global impact, delivered by an interdisciplinary research community of more than 1500 researchers at eight research institutes and 100+ research centres. The most prestigious and widely-recognised independent rankings of world universities consistently place UQ among the top global universities in both research and teaching.

Visit future-students.uq.edu.au to learn more.

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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