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Agribusiness, BAgribus

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #47 (QS) ,
The Bachelor of Agribusiness offered at the University of Queensland will teach you about the commercial side of agriculture, both in Australia and internationally, as you cover the growing, processing, trading and financing of food and fibres.

About

Discover the commercial world behind agriculture as you learn about the value chain that links producers with consumers in one of the leading agribusiness programs in the country.

 Study farming and agriculture, including management and sustainability of the agrifood value chain, which links producers with consumers. You will also sharpen your business acumen through courses in accounting, marketing and logistics.Put theory into practice through site visits, case studies and research projects.

Career outcomes

You will be internationally oriented and job-ready for agribusiness management positions, with your keen market focus, commercial awareness, innovativeness, and relevant technical skills.

The Bachelor of Agribusiness offered at the University of Queensland graduates find almost immediate employment in the food and fibre industries in managerial, administrative or research roles related to:

  • agribusiness management
  • agribusiness research
  • agri-politics
  • banking, finance, investment and insurance
  • commodity trading, sales and marketing
  • export marketing and management
  • policy development and analysis in agricultural and regional agencies
  • property management
  • roles within government departments in Australia and overseas
  • supply chain management
  • tourism.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Accounting for Decision Making

  • Food and Fibre Case Studies
  • Food & Fibre in the E-Landscape
  • Agribusiness Planning and Management
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agrifood Strategy & Competitiveness
  • Investment Project Appraisal
  • Introduction to Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Food Systems and Supply Chain Management
  • Foundations of Marketing
  • Applied Market Research
  • Plant Production Principles
  • Plant Production Technology
  • Australia's Bio-Physical Environment
  • Agroecology
  • Crop Production Science
  • Pasture Science
  • Agricultural and Resource Policy
  • Contemporary Issues in Agrifood Industry Sustainability
  • Precision Agriculture
  • Animal Welfare, Behaviour & Handling
  • Livestock Industries
  • Livestock Husbandry
  • Grazing Animal Production
  • Livestock Science & Production
  • Carbon & Energy Management

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

CRICOS-037367G

  • All international applicants need to meet the minimum entry score for this program.
  • Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English and either Mathematics A or Mathematics B.

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  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    43504 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43504 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    10379 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10379 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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