Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ

4.0 out of 5 from 5 reviews
Bachelor Honours Degree
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) is a four-year program that will prepare you for a career as an engineer. Depending on your choice of major, you might work anywhere from infrastructure and hospitals to energy and software.

Choose one major, dual major or extended major from 18 different options. UQ is home to the largest number of engineering disciplines in Queensland. For more information – see the Majors tab.

Undertake a flexible first year, where you can mix and match introductory courses from across the majors to see what you like best. If you prefer, you can also enrol directly in your chosen major from day one.

Graduate with a respected honours qualification, with advanced knowledge and skills that will set you apart in a competitive job market, prove your leadership material, and provide a pathway to future research or learning.


Chemical Engineering / Extended
Chemical and Biological Engineering (Dual major)
Chemical and Environmental Engineering (Dual major)
Chemical and Materials...

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Graduates of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) are distinguished by their breadth of knowledge, strong critical and analytical skills, and professional...

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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2019

The Bachelor of Engineering degree delivered at The University of Queensland is very challenging but equally rewarding because the assessment expectations are very high. The degree starts out with a great balance between group projects and generalized prerequisite theory & mathematics. There is an excellent variety of enginee...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Developing black spots in. My knowledge prior to undertaking the course

Negatives: Length of the course

My advice to future students is: Engage early with peers and businesses to see where they interact with what you learn vs what is used in the working industry

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: The course itself has answered all my requirements and developed my knowledge to fit the ground running with some contacts in the mining industry I hope to get an opportunity in coming weeks.

Negatives: The length of the course, could of paused I felt having some on the job experience and training before tacklin...

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March 2018
Year completed 2018

I'm doing a Mechanical and Materials Engineering double major

Engaging lecturers and access to interesting extracurricular activities.
Inconsistent teaching quality between subjects.

My advice to future students is: Consider doing the subjects in a different order to what is suggested in the course plan. Plan ahead to ...

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February 2018
Year completed 2021

There is an an array of opportunities to major in numerous courses, such as civil or

One negative is the total contact hours required, however, this is necessary to understand the content.

My advice to future students is: Attending O Week is a must as it allows you to get your bearings around the campus an...

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