Bridging Program - Mathematical Methods, Physics, Chemistry, Biology


course duration

4 weeks Intensive
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm



November – December
Date details



$1,500 per course



University of Queensland
St Lucia Campus



UQ College offers intensive short courses over 4 weeks for you to obtain a prerequisite in Mathematical Methods, Physics, Chemistry or Biology.

Successful completion of an individual course will satisfy the prerequisite requirements in Mathematical Methods, Physics, Chemistry or Biology at The University of Queensland.


2024 Dates 

Study dateMon 18 November – Friday 13 December 2024
Applications openMonday 29 July 2024
Applications closeMonday 11 November 2024
Orientation9am Monday 18 November 2024
Class timeMonday – Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
TutorialsThree optional Saturday tutorials are available

Who is this program for

Students requiring prerequisites in Mathematical Methods, Physics, Chemistry or Biology for the following year entry to university.


Course Materials

All course materials are provided.  Students are required to bring a laptop or tablet to class each day to access to online materials. 


Assessment will consist of written assignments, practical laboratory sessions (where appropriate) and examinations.







entry requirements

Entry Requirements

As this course is the first step on a prospective academic pathway, students must have demonstrated academic ability at the required minimum.

  • Completion of High School Year 11 in Australia, or competencies that demonstrate equivalence at a comparable level.
  • Students seeking entry into a Biology, Chemistry or Physics are required to have undertaken at least one year of science in their senior high school studies. Likewise, students seeking entry into Mathematical Methods are required to have undertaken at least one year of a maths subject in their senior high school studies.
  • Mature age students or learners from disadvantaged groups without the minimum educational requirements for entry, who are able to demonstrate through interview/testimonials/work samples, the maturity and motivation to succeed in the course may be granted special entry.


Statement of Attainment

On successful completion of the requirements of the course, a Statement of Attainment will be issued by UQ College.

Results will be available for the Major January QTAC offer round in the preceding year of enrolment. It is a student's responsibility to list this course in the qualifications section of your QTAC application.





Application checklist

Documents required to enrol:

1. Photographic identification

One form of photographic identification is required as part of your enrolment. 

  • High School Student Card
  • Driver's licence
  • Proof of age card
  • Passport

2. Previous Qualifications

we will need certified copies of your recent high school reports or Certificate of Education.

How to apply

Commence your online enrolment by clicking on 'Apply now' at the top of the page when applications open. Payment of $1500 will be required to complete your enrolment.


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St Lucia QLD 4072 Australia

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