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Computing influences all facets of life as we know it and will continue to evolve as industries strive to meet the challenges of today’s world. 

If you're seeking to gain an advantage in your future direction by building on your understanding of computing, you'll find the computing minor a beneficial addition to your chosen specialisation.

Specialisations

To study this minor, you'll have to choose an engineering specialisation first. The computing minor is available to study within the following specialisations:

Highlights

73 in the world for engineering and technology

QS World University Rankings 2022

1 in Queensland for computer science and information systems

QS World University Rankings 2022

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Chemical engineer
  • Civil engineer
  • Electrical engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Mechatronic engineer

How you'll learn

In 2023, we'll be teaching on campus, with online options (for most programs and plans) for students who can't attend in person. See the list of programs and plans you can't commence online.

Course delivery modes may change in future semesters.

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Seminars
  • Workshops

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • Programming in the Large
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Machine Learning
  • Cloud Computing

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