Chemical Biotechnology Single Major
Part of the Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) program
Commencing semesters, 2017
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
Phone: 07 3365 1888
International Student Advisor
Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980
Why study Chemical Biotechnology?
Chemical biotechnology is designed to produce graduates with a strong understanding of chemistry alongside aspects of microbiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, and the commercialisation aspects of biotechnology.
This major is accredited by the Royal Australian Chemical Institute for the educational relevance of its chemistry content.
More information about the Chemical Biotechnology Major.
View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Chemical Biotechnology single major.
Work in biotechnology cuts across several industrial and service sectors including health, agriculture, aquaculture environment, forestry, law and commerce. The Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) can lead to career paths in the following areas:
- Pharmaceutical, chemical, food, diagnostics companies
- Legal and consulting companies
- Government agencies, Research Institutes and Universities.
The University of Queensland, with its existing strengths in all of these areas has developed a Biotechnology program which meets the needs of students with diverse interests.
What it costs
Please view the Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) for indicative fees.
How to apply
Please view the Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.