Science and Engineering

Professional recognition

We work closely with industry when designing our courses to ensure we meet changing industry trends and demands and real-world professional practice standards.

Our commitment to relevancy and continual improvement ensures students gain up-to-date and hands-on experiences that prepare them to become part of a sought-after global workforce.

Australian and international accrediting bodies endorse a wide range of our undergraduate and postgraduate courses and our students are also eligible for admission to professional associations when they graduate.

Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (ACPSEM)

The Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine (ACPSEM) is a professional organisation for medical physicists, physical scientists and biomedical engineers in Australia and New Zealand.

Our Graduate Diploma of Applied Science (Medical Physics) and Master of Applied Science (Medical Physics) are accredited by ACPSEM for the purpose of ensuring their suitability in preparing physicists with the necessary knowledge required to begin ACPSEM's Training, Education and Assessment Program (TEAP) for medical physics specialist registrar positions.

Australian Computer Society (ACS)

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is the professional association for Australia's Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector. ACS is also a signatory to the Seoul Accord, which permits graduates to work in various countries across the world.

A range of our undergraduate and postgraduate study programs have been accredited by ACS. Accreditation by ACS is for the purpose of assuring the continuing high quality of education for the ICT profession in Australia.

Australian Institute of Building (AIB)

The Australian Institute of Building (AIB) is the major professional body for building and construction professionals in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Our Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours) (Construction Management) is accredited by AIB for the purpose of verifying the relevancy of course content to the profession and industry, the quality of instruction and that the necessary academic requirements for membership of AIB are met upon successful course completion.

Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS)

The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) is the peak national professional standards body for industry professionals including quantity surveyors, building and construction economists, cost engineers and cost estimators.

Our Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours) (Quantity Surveying and Cost Engineering) is accredited by AIQS for the purpose of ensuring the necessary standards of education and training which lead to membership.

Australian Property Institute (API)

The Australian Property Institute (API) is a professional industry body representing property professionals throughout Australia.

Our Bachelor of Property Economics is accredited by API for the purpose of ensuring delivery of the highest quality property education at a specialised level for associate membership and certification.

Engineers Australia (EA)

Engineers Australia (EA) is the largest and most diverse professional body for engineers in Australia. EA is a signatory to the Washington Accord and the Dublin Accord, which permits graduates to work in various countries around the world.

Our engineering undergraduate single and double degree study programs have been accredited by EA. Accreditation by EA is for the purpose of ensuring courses meet national and international benchmarks, and that graduates meet membership requirements.

Planning Institute of Australia (PIA)

The Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) is the peak body representing professions involved in planning Australia's cities, towns, regions and places.

Our Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours) (Urban and Regional Planning) is accredited by PIA for the purpose of meeting national standards for graduates to enter work as planners in the field of urban and regional planning and eligibility requirements for membership of the Urban and Regional Planning Chapter of the Institute.

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is an international body representing professional and ethical standards in land, property and construction.

Our Bachelor of Property Economics and Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours) (Quantity Surveying and Cost Engineering) are accredited by RICS for the purpose of ensuring relevance to industry and being recognised by employers as the benchmark of quality.

Valuers Registration Board of Queensland (VRB)

The Valuers Registration Board (VRB) is a Queensland government statutory board, established to administer the Valuers Registration Act 1992 and the Valuers Registration Regulations 2003. It controls the registration and discipline of real estate property valuers for the state of Queensland.

Our Bachelor of Property Economics is accredited by VRB for the purpose of valuer registration in Queensland.

Memberships

Graduates from our science and mathematics courses may also be eligible for membership to some of the following societies and institutes: