Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Information Technology

Crack the code to a future-proof career with a double degree in Engineering and Information Technology. Combine practical knowledge of engineering and computing with an expert understanding of each area's theoretical pillars. Develop hands-on skills through laboratory classes, 12 weeks of work experience, practical workshops and project-based assessments in this Engineering-IT degree aligned with industry standards.

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  • Townsville: February, July
  • Cairns: February



+estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible

Fees currently displayed are indicative only. 2024 fees will be uploaded by October, 2023.


5 years full-time

Entry Requirements

Mathematical Methods (Units 3/4,C)

Recommended Knowledge

English (Units 3/4,C)

English language requirements

Band 1

If your native language is not English, you must meet the minimum English language requirements for this course.



Course detail

Real stories

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    Alan Liang

    Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Information Technology

    JCU Engineering and I.T. are super approachable when it comes to pursuing interesting real-world projects. I was able to accomplish one of my career aspirations while studying - developing systems that make a change to the real world.

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    Jessica Grimes

    Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Information Technology

    I believe that the IoT industry is evolving. It is bringing innovative approaches to real-world problems, while making a big impact on our quality of life. Studying Electronic Systems and Internet of Things at JCU has enabled me to be join the next generation of innovators in an advancing industry.

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    Luke Donnet

    Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Information Technology

    A Bachelor of Engineering and IT at JCU equipped me with valuable skills for today’s technologically focused society. I was able to develop a supportive network of JCU staff and peers, as well as crossover skills from both disciplines that are complimentary, e.g. software development and automatic control systems.

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    Dr Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi

    Senior Lecturer, Electrical and Electronic Engineering

    The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) prepares students for their field specific engineering duties, while adding the Bachelor of Information Technology sharpens skills and gives extra ability to speak the language of technology. Double degree graduates are more competitive because they bring more skills to the job

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    Jim Greatorex


    Approximately 75% of our professional staff in North Queensland have studied engineering at JCU. GHD continues to prioritise students that have studied locally as the quality of education and resilience of character that local graduates bring to our business is exceptional.