Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Bachelor of Science

University of Southern Queensland USQ

A combined degree of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Science is the ideal pathway if students are interested in a career that incorporates both engineering and science. In this degree students have plenty of flexibility in choosing the majors to shape their studies to their desired career outcome in less time than if they were to complete two separate degrees. This combined degree combines theoretical knowledge with practical experience to help students become successful in whichever career pathway they choose.

Course Fee:

International: $148,250

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; English (4,SA) and Maths B (4,SA); Recommended: Physics (4,SA).


40 Academic units plus compulsory Practical Courses.

Subjects you can Study:

Engineering Major Studies: Agricultural Engineering; Civil Engineering; Computer Systems Engineering; Electrical and Electronic Engineering; Environmental Engineering; Instrumentation Control and Automation Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Power Engineering. Science Major Studies: Plant Agricultural Science; Biology; Computing (not available for study with Mechanical Engineering major); Environment and Sustainability; Food Science; Human Physiology; Mathematics; Physical Sciences; Wine Science.

Study Pathways:

Students who hold a Bachelor of Engineering Science in the same field of study may be granted full credit/up to a maximum of 3 years of advanced standing in the program, however it is more usual to receive up to 2.5 years of credit

Further information:

Students may apply for admission to study part-time or by distance education, however applicants should ensure they are able to complete this program within the maximum duration of eight years. To achieve this, students will need to complete a minimum of five units of study per year or be eligible for 16 units of credit.


Engineers Australia; MIEAust CPEng (following further professional development); The Washington Accord - United Kingdom, the United States of America, Canada, Ireland, Hong Kong, New Zealand and South Africa. The Computing major of the Bachelor of Science is provisionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society and through the Seoul Accord is recognised in other countries.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

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