Duration

3 Years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

48

Faculty

Science

Location

Gatton, St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Agribusiness.

Entry requirements

OP/Entry Rank 2016*

11/76

Don't have the OP or rank?

* OP/Entry Rank for entry into a program may change for 2017 admissions.

QTAC Code(s)

766001 - B Agribusiness
766001 - The UQ OP Guarantee Scheme applies to this program

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English and either Mathematics A or Mathematics B.

Don't have the subject requirements?

AQF level

AQF level 7

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.

Closing Date

Please refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of applications, documentation and changes of preference.

How to apply

Enquiries for Australian students

Faculty of Science

Email: enquire@science.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 5460 1276 or 1800 642 093 (Freecall)

Web: http://www.science.uq.edu.au/

Duration

3 Years full-time

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

48

Faculty

Science

Location

Gatton, St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Agribusiness.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English and either Mathematics A or Mathematics B. View the equivalent qualifications for international students.

CRICOS Code: 037367G

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

View the entry requirements for international students.

AQF level

AQF level 7

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web: http://www.science.uq.edu.au/

Enquire online

Why study the Bachelor of Agribusiness?

The Bachelor of Agribusiness will prepare you for a business career in the growing number of food and fibre industries. It is ideal preparation for business management positions in industries which demand graduates who are consumer focused, commercially aware, innovative, internationally orientated and technically competent.

The BAgribus is designed to ensure students have access to the best courses and facilities at UQ. Students complete courses at both the St Lucia (Brisbane) and Gatton campuses.

What you can study

You will learn about marketing, finance and managing people and technology along the agrifood value chain that links producers with consumers, as well as studying business courses in accounting, economics, and market research in an agribusiness context.

First year of the program is based at Gatton and St Lucia campuses. Students will complete 3 courses at St Lucia and 1 course at Gatton each semester in the first year. The subsequent years are based at the Gatton campus.

For more information on what you can study, please visit the Bachelor of Agribusiness Study Planner.

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Agribusiness.

Dual degree programs for the Bachelor of Agribusiness

Honours

Honours is not available for this program.

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

OP/Entry Rank 2016*
11/76

* OP/Entry Rank for entry into a program may change for 2017 admissions.

QTAC Code(s)
766001 - B Agribusiness

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English and either Mathematics A or Mathematics B.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Please refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of applications, documentation and changes of preference.

Entry requirements for International students

View the entry requirements for international students.

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English and either Mathematics A or Mathematics B. View the equivalent qualifications for International students.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 037367G

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Additional costs

  • Students undertaking the overseas marketing project will be expected to fund their own travel etc.

What you can do with a Bachelor of Agribusiness

Careers

The UQ Agribusiness program is designed for students who aspire to be the business leaders and managers of the future. This program will equip you with the necessary knowledge, skills and self-confidence to assist in effective and successful management, within constantly changing and highly competitive environments. Our graduates establish careers in the private and public sector, both within Australia and internationally.

Agribusiness graduates find employment in a variety of fields including (but not limited to):

  • Exporting
  • Commodity Trading
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Banking, Finance and Insurance
  • Supply Chain Management/Value Chain Management
  • Government Agencies
  • Policy Development and Analysis within Agricultural and Regional Agencies
  • Agribusiness Management

While this degree may be accredited by an official industry accreditation body in Australia, completion of the degree may not result in graduates receiving automatic accreditation. Please contact the relevant registration body for details of any conditions for accreditation.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Bachelor of Agribusiness

To complete the Bachelor of Agribusiness, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student must complete #48 in total, comprising:

  • #32 from part A; and
  • #16 from part B.
No more than #24 of level 1 courses can be included in the program.

Refer to BAgribus rules for further information.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Agribusiness.

Program Rules for the Bachelor of Agribusiness