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The University of Queensland

Brisbane , Queensland ,Australia

Bachelors of Engineering (Honours) / Commerce

Develop exceptional financial acumen and engineering prowess by combining a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program with professionally recognised qualifications in commerce.

Complete a dual program combining commerce with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and you'll gain an extra professionally recognised qualification and a highly valued skill-set that will place you in high demand with employers.

The engineering program is split into six main disciplines and a total on 18 speciality majors. The main streams of the program are chemical, civil, electrical, mechanical, mining and software engineering.

Depending on your choice of major, the skills you'll develop under the engineering component of the program will allow you to work in a range of fields, from infrastructure and hospitals to energy and software.

During your commerce studies you'll complete a range of compulsory courses that cover concepts relevant across the financial services sector, including topics such as accounting, information systems, economics, business law and management. The various study programs will provide you with a combination of core and specialist knowledge, and the skills to apply what you've learned wherever your career takes you.

Program highlights

  • Be in demand from employers and add value to their business by combining commerce expertise with engineering know-how.
  • Join the university ranked number one in Queensland for engineering and technology, with the largest range of engineering disciplines of any university in the state.
  • Develop a combination of core commerce skills, specialist knowledge, and critical evaluation and problem-solving abilities.

Majors
Tailor your studies to suit your goals. This program offers these options:

  • Accounting
  • Business Information Systems
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Finance
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Software Engineering

Campus Information

St Lucia

Situated on 114 hectares of Brisbane River-bound land, UQ’s main campus is a vibrant mix of majestic sandstone buildings and contemporary architecture, landscaped gardens and lakes. Fanning out from the heritage-listed Great Court, you’ll find modern teaching and research facilities, including laboratories, lecture theatres, and Queensland’s largest research library. The expansive grounds are also home to a variety of sporting facilities, museums, cafes, and those famous Jacaranda trees. The St Lucia campus is only seven kilometres from Brisbane’s city centre, making it an appealing place to study, work or visit.

Intakes

  • Feb
  • July

Application Processing Time in Days: 28

Application Process

Days

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

Job Opportunity Potential

Career possibilities
Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Depending on which major you choose, here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Finance manager
  • Business analyst
  • Chemical engineer
  • Electrical engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Mining engineer
  • Corporate financial adviser
  • Software engineer
  • Application developer

PSW Opportunity

2 years of Post-Study Work (PSW) rights to international students post completion of their respective Bachelor's 

 

Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria

Entry scores
All international applicants need to have successfully completed Queensland Year 12 (or an equivalent qualification) and meet the minimum entry score for this program.

Prerequisites
Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) General English subject (Units 3 & 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 & 4, C); and one of Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 & 4, C)
Students without Specialist Mathematics 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.

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