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We are the university of choice for thousands of the brightest students from around the world. With nine science schools, we have science covered. We solve complex mysteries, investigate issues of global importance and invent and build technologies to shape the future. We deliver the best balance of theory and practical work to equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience to fast track your career. Our graduates are successful in getting jobs and developing careers in all areas of industry, research and business. We are passionate about equipping you to contribute to the world. 
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Areas of interest

Undertake an undergraduate degree in one of nine areas of interest.

Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences
Chemistry and Nanoscience
Materials Science and Engineering
Mathematics and Statistics
Optometry and Vision Science

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Undergraduate options32

Check your eligibility based on your qualifications

Aviation2

Bachelor of Aviation (Flying)
Degree code : 3980
Bachelor of Aviation (Management)
Degree code : 3981
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Aviation (Management)

Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences3

Bachelor of Environmental Management
Degree code : 3965
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Environmental Management / Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Environmental Management / Bachelor of Arts
Degree code : 3955
Bachelor of Life Sciences
Degree code : 3966

Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences1

Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons)
Degree code : 3053

Chemistry and Nanoscience2

Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry (Hons)
Degree code : 3999
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry / Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Nanoscience (Hons)
Degree code : 3618

Materials Science and Engineering4

Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (Materials Science and Engineering) / Master of Biomedical Engineering
Degree code : 3133
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Materials Science and Engineering
Degree code : 3131
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering)/ Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)/ Bachelor of Commerce/ Masters of Biomedical Engineering.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Materials Science and Engineering / Bachelor of Commerce
Degree code : 3136
Bachelor of Materials Science and Engineering (Hons) / Engineering Science
Degree code : 3132

Mathematics and Statistics3

Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Hons)
Degree code : 3949
Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Hons)
Degree code : 3956
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Actuarial Studies / Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)/Arts/Engineering/Law/ Business
  • Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)
  • Bachelor of Economics / Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) / Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) / Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) / Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) / Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) / Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
Degree code : 3761
Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) / Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) (Hons)
Degree code : 3946

Optometry and Vision Science1

Bachelor of Optometry (Hons) / Bachelor of Science
Degree code : 3952

Physics13

Bachelor of Advanced Science (Hons)
Degree code : 3962
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Science (Advanced)
  • Bachelor of Economics / Bachelor of Science (Advanced)
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Bachelor of Social Research and Policy
  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Hons) / Bachelor of Arts
Degree code : 3948
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Hons) / Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
Degree code : 3762
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Hons) / Bachelor of Fine Arts
Degree code : 3944
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Hons) / Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
Degree code : 3945
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Hons)/Social Research and Policy
Degree code : 3938
Bachelor of Science
Degree code : 3970
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • Bachelor of Economics / Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Music / Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science and Business / Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
Degree code : 4500
Bachelor of Science (International)
Degree code : 3987
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Arts
Degree code : 3947
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Fine Arts
Degree code : 3926
Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Social Research and Policy
Degree code : 3937
Bachelor of Science and Business
Degree code : 3925
Dual degree options available
  • Bachelor of Science and Business / Bachelor of Laws

Psychology3

Bachelor of Psychological Science
Degree code : 3435
Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
Degree code : 4518
Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)
Degree code : 3632

Available scholarships and prizes

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