Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Biotechnology

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


60 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Step into the future with our cutting-edge Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Biotechnology dual degree. This program combines the essential aspects of professional engineering with the innovative realms of biotechnology, equipping you with the skills to thrive in dynamic industries.

Experience a comprehensive curriculum that merges practical and theoretical knowledge, preparing you to navigate the complexities of both engineering and biotechnology landscapes. From advanced engineering disciplines to life sciences theory and entrepreneurial thinking, you’ll embark on a transformative educational journey.


UQ’s renowned Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program offers unparalleled expertise in design, technology, and innovation, complemented by specialized training in chemical engineering. Dive into the forefront of innovation and prepare to make a meaningful impact in the evolving fields of engineering and biotechnology.

In the Bachelor of Biotechnology, you’ll delve into the intricacies of translating scientific innovations into commercially viable solutions. Explore key issues such as intellectual property, regulatory compliance, and quality management systems, preparing you for a dynamic career at the intersection of science and business.

With a dual qualification in engineering and biotechnology, you’ll be primed for diverse career opportunities in Australia’s burgeoning life sciences sector. Whether you’re revolutionizing healthcare, agriculture, or environmental sustainability, your unique skill set will drive innovation and shape the future.

Admission Requirements

  • Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) with prerequisites in General English, Mathematical Methods, and either Chemistry or Physics.
  • Completion of Specialist Mathematics and both Chemistry and Physics recommended for increased flexibility.
  • English language proficiency demonstrated by an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, with minimum scores of 6 in each component.
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Chemical and Nano Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Medical Biotechnology

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $50,592
  • Domestic:$7,754

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are equipped to tackle the challenges of tomorrow, with a blend of technical expertise and entrepreneurial acumen. From research and development to commercialization and consultancy, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to thrive in various roles across industries.

With a focus on industry demands and skills development, our program ensures you’re prepared to excel in a rapidly evolving job market. Join a network of successful alumni making waves in engineering, biotechnology, and beyond.

Visa Requirements:

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