Before you start this course we assume you have sound knowledge in these areas:
We assume that you have knowledge equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA). Recommended Study: At least one of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Earth Science, Geography or Maths C.
More about assumed knowledge Guaranteed entry
If you receive an adjusted OP 1-5 (or equivalent selection rank), you are guaranteed an offer for this course. Advanced standing
If you have prior studies or work experience, you may be eligible for advanced standing (credit). You can apply for advanced standing once you've been accepted to QUT. If you're in your first semester of study, you must apply for advanced standing within 10 days of receiving your offer.
More about advanced standing Deferment
You can defer your offer and postpone the start of your course for one year.
More about deferring your offer Adjustments to your selection rank
Any adjustments you receive to your selection rank (or OP equivalent) will be applied to this course.
Find out if you’re eligible for an adjustment to your selection rank Offers we made to school leavers in Semester 1, 2018
The scores listed in the tables below reflect the offers that were made to recent school leavers. If you are not a school leaver, take a look at the entry thresholds box at the top of this page to see the lowest adjusted scores required overall to receive an offer.
Excluding adjustments Including adjustments OP Selection rank OP Selection rank Highest OP/selection rank r> to receive an offer OP 2 Selection rank 97 OP 1 Selection rank 99 Median OP/selection rank r> to receive an offer OP 12 Selection rank 73 OP 11 Selection rank 76 Lowest OP/selection rank r> to receive an offer OP 16 Selection rank 64 OP 13 Selection rank 71
You can find out more about your fellow students’ backgrounds with this course’s student profile. Other admission options
If you are of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, you may be eligible for admission through our Centralised Assessment Selection Process (CASP).