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Science (Honours) - Gatton, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #47 (QS) , | ,
The Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Gatton offered at the University of Queensland  program provides students with the opportunity to pursue an independent research project in an area of interest under the supervision of an academic staff member. 


Why study the Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Gatton

Students will acquire skills which will enable them to work without close supervision in a research environment in industry or government, or to proceed to a research higher degree.

The Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Gatton program is offered at the University of Queensland.


The courses offered in the Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Gatton are set out in the course list. Each course is allocated a certain number of units (#). A standard full-time study load is 8 units per semester.

Program Rules

The Program Rules explain what is required to complete the Bachelor of Science (Honours) - Gatton. These requirements include the total number of units you need to complete in order to graduate.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    16 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiological and Research Methods for Animal and Veterinary Biosciences 
  • Critical Thinking and Scientific Writing in Animal and Veterinary Biosciences 
  • Honours Research Project in Animal and Veterinary Biosciences 
  • Agricultural Research Methodologies 
  • Honours Research Project 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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:


    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 code: 082958M

  • Bachelor of Science or equivalent with:
  • An overall GPA of 4 and a GPA of at least 4.5 over 8 units of late year courses (level 3 or higher courses) from part B of the Bachelor of Science course list relevant to the chosen field; and

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44736 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44736 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10237 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10237 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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


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