Commencing semesters, 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Program code

2375

Faculty

Science

School

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course List

View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bioinformatics single major.

Enquiries

Australian/domestic students

Faculty of Science

Email: enquire@science.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 1888

International students

International Student Advisor

Email: study@uq.edu.au

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Enquire online

http://www.science.uq.edu.au/

Why study Bioinformatics?

The field of bioinformatics is designed to produce graduates with a strong understanding of bioinformatics and computational biology. Students explore aspects of microbiology, biochemistry, chemistry, genetics and the commercialisation aspects of biotechnology.

More information about the Bioinformatics Major.

Courses

View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bioinformatics single major.

Employment opportunities

Bioinformatics is an expanding area and there is a worldwide need for people trained in this field, both in research institutions and industry. Work in biotechnology cuts across several industrial and service sectors including health, agriculture, aquaculture environment, forestry, law and commerce. The Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) can lead to career paths in the following areas:

  • Pharmaceutical, chemical, food, diagnostics companies
  • Legal and consulting companies
  • Government agencies, Research Institutes and Universities.

The University of Queensland, with its existing strengths in all of these areas has developed a Biotechnology program which meets the needs of students with diverse interests.

What it costs

Please view the Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) for indicative fees.

How to apply

Please view the Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.