Dean's Honours Program (QUT Business School)

Gain research and analytical skills that employers value with this honours program, which offers you financial support to complete both your Bachelor of Business degree and honours.

Available for

You have to be applying for a QUT course to apply for this scholarship.

Student type:
  • Future domestic undergraduate school leaver students
  • Future international undergraduate school leaver students
  • Academic performance
Study type:
  • Undergraduate
  • Business
Eligible courses:
  • BS06

Eligibility details

You must:

  • have studied Year 12 and received a Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE)
  • have completed Year 12 in the year you apply for the program, or the previous year
  • have received an OP 1 or 2 (or equivalent ATAR)
  • be starting university for the first time in 2018 (excluding Start QUT and similar programs)
  • apply for and gain a place in the Bachelor of Business (Dean's Honours).

International students completing their QCE overseas must have English as one of their top 5 OP subjects.

What you receive

You will:

  • complete a bachelor degree and an honours degree
  • receive a scholarship of $20,000 over four years, to be paid in instalments each semester.

Other benefits may include:

  • membership of the QUT College of Excellence
  • exclusive opportunities to attend QUT Business School’s Business Leaders’ Forums
  • the opportunity to represent QUT through the Student Ambassador Program
  • access to QUT Business School’s Business Advantage Program
  • access to QUT's Leadership, Development and Innovation Program.

How to apply

Apply for the Bachelor of Business (Dean's Honours) through QTAC.

Make sure you use the correct QTAC code for the Dean's Honours version of your course. Check your course details for the QTAC code.

You don't need to apply separately for the scholarship.

How to apply for an undergraduate course

What happens next

QTAC will notify you of the outcome of your application.

The QUT Business School Scholarships and Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Coordinator will be in contact with you before you start your studies to provide your scholarship information.


To keep your scholarship, you must:

  • remain enrolled full-time
  • maintain a grade point average (GPA) of 5.5 or higher in each semester.

You can:

  • take a leave of absence for up to 12 months (in accordance with our student rules), but only after you have completed one full-time semester of study. You won't receive scholarship payments during this time.
  • decline the Dean’s Honours Program scholarship offer if you have accepted a Vice Chancellor’s (academic) Scholarship offer and still remain enrolled in BS06.

You can't:

  • hold any other scholarship, except an Equity Scholarship. If you have any questions about holding other scholarships, contact our QUT Business School Scholarships Coordinator.

Full terms and conditions (PDF file, 188.26 KB).


Our prestigious Dean's Honours program is a study program for high-achieving students, and a pathway to higher degree research. The scholarship also provides financial support to successful applicants.


QUT Business School Scholarships Coordinator

  • Level 11, Z Block
    Gardens Point
  • Postal address:
    Business Scholarships, QUT Business School
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001