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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.


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


1 in Queensland for computer science and information systems

QS World University Rankings 2023

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

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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