Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours)

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Open up pathways to further research, postgraduate study options and exciting career opportunities by completing an additional year of honours study. The Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) program provides an opportunity to pursue an independent research project in one of the following fields of study: Chemical and Nano Biotechnology,Medical Biotechnology, Molecular and Microbial Biotechnology,Agricultural Biotechnology, Synthetic Biology and Industrial Biotechnology., You'll be guided by researchers who are at the frontier of emerging research fields in biotechnology.The program will prepare you for a wide variety of employment opportunities in Australia’s thriving life sciences sector, including the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, food, medical and agricultural technology industries.


16 units


  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Chemical and Nano Biotechnology
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Molecular and Microbial Biotechnology
  • Synthetic Biology and Industrial Biotechnology

Standard entry requirements

Bachelor of Biotechnology (or equivalent), with:a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale, anda GPA of at least 4.5 for 8 units of courses at level 3 or higher relevant to the honours project, andhave secured an honours project and supervisor, andsatisfied any additional requirements set by the head of school.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
St Lucia International: $45,568 No
  • Full-time : 1 year

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