Bachelor On Campus

Biotechnology (Honours)

University of Queensland

12 months
44464 AUD/year
7832 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Open up pathways to further research, postgraduate study options and exciting career opportunities by completing an additional year of honours study with this bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) at University of Queensland.


About this Program

The Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) program at University of Queensland 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.

Alternatively, further your research ambitions and make significant contributions to knowledge by enrolling in a higher degree by research program.

Programme Structure


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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


16 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


Bachelor of Biotechnology (or equivalent), with:

  • a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale, and
  • a GPA of at least 4.5 for 8 units of courses at level 3 or higher relevant to the honours project, and
  • have secured an honours project and supervisor, and
  • satisfied any additional requirements set by the head of school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44464 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44464 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7832 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7832 AUD per year during 12 months.

National fee for Commonwealth supported place.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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