48 months
42800 AUD/year
33600 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Science Advanced (Honours) program at Monash University is for high-achieving students with a research focus. It offers you all the benefits of the Advanced Computer Science specialisation, plus a stream of hands-on projects that engages you in research right from the start of your degree. 

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During the Computer Science Advanced (Honours) program at Monash University , you will develop the exceptional programming and analysis skills and the research capabilities needed for postgraduate study or a career in the expanding world of digital research and development.

Studying with some of the world's best academics in Australia's leading IT Faculty, you will learn to think creatively and analytically. You will graduate with the skills to design algorithms (instructions for computers) and data structures (information storage), creating software that solves real-world problems.

The skills you acquire during the course are enhanced by real-world experience. In your third year you will enjoy a half-year scholarship placement in a research group of a participating company or organisation, or in the highly regarded Industry Based Learning (IBL) program.

All areas in our modern world require digital solutions, and there are practical applications across a range of disciplines and professions. As a graduate with: 

  • a degree accredited by the Australian Computer Society,
  • deep computer science knowledge,
  • strong research, analysis, problem solving, communication and team work skills, and
  • hands-on experience in IT research,

Exciting areas for research and development will be open to you.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algorithms and programming in python (advanced)
  • Computer science (advanced)
  • IT professional practice
  • Algorithms and data structures
  • Theory of computation 
  • Discrete mathematics for computer science
  • Continuous mathematics for computer science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • For Domestic students there are also late and very late application periods. 
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.


192 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 085350G 
  • GCE A Level12
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme33
  • Advanced Placement8
  • ACT31
  • SAT - Total score out of 1600: 1290

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42800 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    33600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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