Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Bachelor of Economics

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) allows students to work in both established and newly emerging areas of engineering. Students develop their understanding by applying basic science and engineering principles to engineering problems of commercial importance. In addition to technical expertise, the program emphasises essential workplace skills such as communication, teamwork, project management, problem-solving and lifelong learning. The Bachelor of Economics program is for students intending to become economists and analysts in the public and private sectors, and leads to careers in business, finance, international development, health, human resource management, marketing, management, and research.

Course Fee:


International: $252,450

Entry Requirements:

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English; Mathematics B; either Chemistry or Physics. Both Chemistry and Physics, and Mathematics C are recommended. Students without Mathematics C and/or another high school prerequisite may be required to undertake preparatory courses beyond the 88 units for the program and may not be able to complete the program in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.

Structure:

88 units: 36 units from economics and 52 units from engineering; 60 days of engineering professional practice

Subjects you can Study:

Economics: Business and industry; Economics and public policy; International trade and finance; Natural resources and environment; Quantitative methods; Engineering: Chemical engineering; Civil engineering; Electrical engineering; Mechanical engineering; Mining engineering; Software engineering

Study Pathways:

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

Recognition:

Australian Computer Society; Australian Human Resources Institute; Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance; Australian Institute of Management; Australian Marketing Institute; Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy; Economic Society of Australia; Engineers Australia; Institution of Chemical Engineers; Market Research Society of Australia; Securities Institute of Australia;

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 5.5 years
St Lucia No info Yes Part time 11 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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