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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)

Course code: #ST01

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $41,500 AUD

  • Application fee

    $100 AUD

  • Duration

    3 years

  • PSW

    2 years

  • Min GPA

    60 out of 100

  • CRICOS Code

    077696D

Highlights
Field-Placement
Research Project

These are mandatory and all come with course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-February 13-February-2023 2023-02-13
Winter-July 10-July-2023 2023-07-10
Fall-February 13-February-2024 2024-02-13
Winter-July 10-July-2024 2024-07-10

Overview

Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)

The QUT chemistry degree is a qualification that is known and respected by employers. 

Many employers prefer QUT chemistry graduates, especially those with an extension minor in analytical chemistry, because of their advanced technical skills, experience with modern instrumentation, and training in scientific communication. 

The training in analytical chemistry throughout the chemistry degree is renowned nationally.

You will undertake comprehensive laboratory work, including experiments using modern computer-based analytical instruments, and gain knowledge and experience in the health and safety aspects of handling chemicals. 

Highly respected lecturers will guide you; many actively participate in cutting-edge research. 

Highlights

  • Learn the basics before developing a more detailed understanding of analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry.
  • Complete a research project in your final year, and take field trips to major industrial sites.
  • Choose a degree recognised by employers for its analytical chemistry component and focus on safe laboratory practices.
  • Prepare for a career as an industrial chemist, materials scientist, environmental chemist, quality control analyst, laboratory supervisor, food chemist, or organic/inorganic chemist.
  • Learn in new multimillion-dollar research and teaching facilities.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$41,500

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $8,424
Accommodation 1 bed room 0
Tuition 1 person $41,500

Hourly wage

Min wage

21.38 AUD / 1 hour

in Australia every student can work 40 hour per fortnight

Required documents

  • Award Certificates
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Passport or Visa Documents
  • Translations of documents in a language other than English
  • English Language Proficiency

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

79
16
listening
21
writing
18
speaking
16
reading

PTE

58
50
listening
50
writing
50
speaking
50
reading

Cambridge

176
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
Eligible to apply without language certificate

If you need to improve your English language score, The English language programs are designed to help you improve your English, meet the English language requirements for your desired degree program, and prepare for an IELTS test. 

Entry Requirements

ProgramIELTSTOEFLPTEDuration/WOutcomes
General English (5 - 45 weeks)---5 - 45 Academic Purposes programs (EAP 1 or EAP 2)
English for Academic Purposes 1 Extended

5

R5 

W5

49

R10 

W15

38

R38

W38

15
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2 Standard
  • Intensive Program
English for Academic Purposes 1 Standard

5.5

R5 

W5

L4.5

S4.5

 

56

R8 W15

L8

S12

46

R38

W38

L32

S32

10
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2 Standard
  • Intensive Program
English for Academic Purposes 2 Extended

5.5

R5.5 

W5.5

 

 

56

R14 W18

46

R46

W46

15
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3 Standard
  • undergraduate and postgraduate QUT courses require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 and no sub-score less than 6.0.
English for Academic Purposes 2 Standard

6

R5.5 

W5.5

L5

S5

 

71

R14 

W18

L10

S14

50

R46

W46

L38

S38

10
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3 Standard
  • undergraduate and postgraduate QUT courses require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 and no sub-score less than 6.0.
English for Academic Purposes 3 Extended

6.5

R6 

W6

79

R16 

W21

58

R50

W50

15undergraduate and postgraduate QUT courses require a minimum IELTS overall score of 7.0 and no sub-score less than 6.5.
English for Academic Purposes 3 Standard

6.5

R6.5 

W6.5

L6

S6

 

79

R16 

W20

L24

S18

58

R58

W58

L50

S50

10undergraduate and postgraduate QUT courses require a minimum IELTS overall score of 7.0 and no sub-score less than 6.5.

Academic background and requirement

High school Year 12 (or equivalent) 

Subject prerequisites

  • Mathematical Methods, or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C)

India:

  • Senior/Higher Secondary School Certificate/Pre-University certificate from QUT recognised state education boards with an overall average of 75% in the best five academic subjects.
  • Indian School Certificate academic stream awarded by CISCE with an overall average of 60% in the best five academic subjects.
  • All India Senior School Certificate academic stream awarded by CBSE with an overall average of 60% in the best five academic subjects.

China: 

  • GAOKAO 60% in best 4 academic subjects.
     

Iran:

  • Before 2020: Pre-University Certificate with a grade average of 15 on a 20-point scale.
  • From 2020: National High School Diploma/Secondary School Leaving Certificate with a grade average of 15 on a 20-point scale in the final year (Grade 12).

Intensive Program:

When you have completed this course and met the faculty progression requirements, you will be guaranteed a place in the first year of your chosen bachelor's degree.

There are four foundation streams to choose from, each with 4 units.

You will be allocated to the streams based on your selected Bachelor's degree course and progression requirements (i.e. degree course pre-requisites).

Career opportunities

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Biochemist
  • Chemical Technologist
  • Chemist
  • Environmental Health Officer
  • Forensic Chemist
  • Industrial Chemist
  • Inventor
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Laboratory Technician (Chemistry)
  • Policy Officer
  • Research and Development Chemist

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