Commencing semesters, 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level


Program code



Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology
Science Faculty


School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences


St Lucia

Delivery mode



Australian/domestic students

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology


Phone: 07 3365 4777

International students

International Student Advisor


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

Enquire online

Why study Bioprocess Technology?

The field of process technology is designed to produce graduates with a strong understanding of process engineering and process technology. It incorporates aspects of microbiology, biochemistry, chemistry, and the commercialisation of biotechnology.

More information about what can be studied in the Bioprocess Technology Major.


Please refer to the Bachelors of Engineering (Honours)/Biotechnology (Honours) Program Rules for the number of units required from each course list.

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bioprocess Technology Single Major:

Employment opportunities

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 Bachelors of Engineering (Honours)/Biotechnology (Honours) for indicative fees.

How to apply

Please view the Bachelors of Engineering (Honours)/Biotechnology (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.