Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Bachelor of Information Technology

University of Southern Queensland USQ

This combined degree of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and the Bachelor of Information Technology will provide students with the knowledge and skills required to design, develop and implement both the hardware and software components of computer systems in today's technological world. This combined degree will also help students build their professional careers in less time than if they were to complete two separate degrees. During this combined degree, students will develop and expand their skills through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical experience to help them become successful in whichever pathway they choose. Throughout this degree students will explore many different areas of both Engineering and Information Technology so that they can graduate with an expanse of knowledge to help them progress through their professional career.

Course Fee:

International: $145,225

Entry Requirements:

Subject Pre-requisites: English (4,SA) or equivalent and Mathematics B (4,SA); Recommended Prior Study: Physics (4,SA) or equivalent; English Language Proficiency requirements for Category 2.


40 unit program consisting of Academic courses and Practice courses. Academic courses are one-unit courses and involve approximately 155 hours of student work per unit. Practice courses are zero unit courses and each involves approximately 50 hours of student work.

Subjects you can Study:

Computer Systems Engineering/Applied Computer Science.

Study Pathways:

Students can articulate from the Associate Degree of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours).

Further information:

Students may apply for admission to study part-time or externally, however applicants should ensure they are able to complete this program within the maximum duration of ten years. To achieve this, students will need to complete a minimum of four units of study per year. To complete the program part-time within the standard duration of eight years, students will need to complete a minimum of five units of study per year.


Engineers Australia; MIEAust CPEng (after further professional development); professional engineering bodies of other countries (The Washington Accord), is also recognised in the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Canada, Ireland, Hong Kong, New Zealand and South Africa; Provisionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society and through the Seoul Accord, is recognised in other counties.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Toowoomba No info Yes Online 8 years
Toowoomba No info Yes Part time 8 years
Toowoomba No info Yes Full time 5 years

Why study with us

Redefining flexible and online study, we are determined to prepare you for today’s competitive workforce. We make it easier for you to fit study into your life and will support you through the challenges that life and study bring. 

Study options

Studying on-campus at one of our three locations (Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich) is a rewarding way to undertake a university degree in an innovative and friendly environment. Or, you can join more than 70 per cent of our students who choose to study online with us. There is also the option to fast-track most degrees by studying over summer.

We offer degrees in:

  • Business and Commerce
  • Creative Arts and Media
  • Education
  • Engineering and Built Environment
  • Health and Community
  • Humanities and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Law and Justice
  • Sciences. 

If you’re looking to gain the skills and confidence to prepare for university study, look no further than one of our pathway programs.  

Make this year the start of something great with Queensland’s number one university for graduates in full-time employment*. With the option to study online or on campus, full-time or part-time, we’re ready to help you on your path to become more. 

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