Duration

5 Years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

80

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Prerequisites Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B, plus one of Physics or Chemistry. All Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics C are recommended.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Program Change Request on mySI-net.

Closing Date

Internal Applicants: Apply via the Program Change Request on my Si-net, by the Friday before Orientation Week each Semester. Direct Entry Applicants: Refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of application, documentation and changes to preferences.

How to apply

Enquiries for Australian students

Manager, Academic Administration, Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Email: enquiries@eait.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 4777

Web:

Duration

5 Years full-time

Commencing 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

80

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Prerequisites Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B, plus one of Physics or Chemistry. All Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics C are recommended.

CRICOS Code: 080724A

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

Direct Entry Applicants: Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form by May 31 of the year of commencement to commence in semester 2; and by 30 November of the previous year to commence in semester 1. Internal Applicants: Apply via the Program Change Request on my Si-net, by the Friday before Orientation Week each Semester.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

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

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering?

The integrated Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Master of Engineering (BE (Hons)/ME) is the first 5 year engineering degree in Australia to integrate a semester placement, either in industry or research, into a degree with the Master's level course work. This unique combination in an undergraduate degree will provide graduates with world class knowledge and skills in their field of study as well as an enhanced ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and across fields. These are the attributes required to tackle current and future issues facing society and to create value for industry and society through innovation. BE(Hons)/ME graduates will have a head start in careers that require specialist skills and adaptability (e.g. in consulting, corporate/governmental advising or industrial research) or when applying for research higher degrees at the world's top research institutions.
Note: Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Engineering/Master of Engineering prior to 2015 may refer to course and program information for previous years here.

What you can study

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Master of Engineering. This includes an integrated placement in either industry or at a research institute.

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering.

Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities. Refer also to PPL 3.20.02 Course and Program Design - Procedures.

Majors/Specialisations

Studies may be undertaken in the following specialisations. Please click on the major(s) that are of interest to you for more information.

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering

Placement courses

Completion of 60 days of Engineering Professional Practice to satisfy the requirements of Engineers Australia. Some or all of this may be satisfied by a placement semester.

Honours

Honours will be awarded to all graduates of this program.

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

Prerequisites Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B, plus one of Physics or Chemistry. All Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics C are recommended.

Additional application information

Admission to the BE(Hons)/ME is available both by direct entry via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC) or via student application after completion of at least 16 units towards a BE(Hons) or BE(Hons) dual degree in a relevant discipline with a weighted GPA of at least 5.0.

Please note that eligible students will continue to receive Centrelink income support for their fourth year of the BE(Hons)/ME, but cease to be eligible for payments in the fifth year of the program.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Program Change Request on mySI-net.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Internal Applicants: Apply via the Program Change Request on my Si-net, by the Friday before Orientation Week each Semester. Direct Entry Applicants: Refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of application, documentation and changes to preferences.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

Prerequisites Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B, plus one of Physics or Chemistry. All Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics C are recommended.

Additional application requirements

Admission is also available to current students via student application after completion of at least 16 units towards a BE(Hons) or BE(Hons) dual degree in a relevant discipline with a weighted GPA of at least 5.0.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 080724A

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

Direct Entry Applicants: Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form by May 31 of the year of commencement to commence in semester 2; and by 30 November of the previous year to commence in semester 1. Internal Applicants: Apply via the Program Change Request on my Si-net, by the Friday before Orientation Week each Semester.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

What you can do with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering

Careers

UQ's integrated Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Master of Engineering (BE(Hons)/ME) degree is highly regarded and employment prospects are excellent. Engineers find employment, as consultants, in the government and in many areas of business and industry. Detailed information about employment opportunities for different engineering specialisations is found in the Engineering Prospectus.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following organisations:

  • Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
  • Engineers Australia
  • Institution of Chemical Engineers

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering

To complete the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

Students must complete 80 units in accordance with the BE (Hons) /ME course lists. Students must select a field of study when they enrol in the BE(Hons)/ME.
A non-academic requirement is an essential part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)program:

  • Completion of 60 days of Engineering Professional Practice to satisfy the requirements of Engineers Australia.
    Some or all of this may be satisfied by the placement semester.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering.

Program Rules for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Engineering