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Year 12 Extension Program


Are you in Year 12 and want to get a head start when it comes to getting into university?

The Bond Business School Year 12 Extension Program is a two day workshop where students gain an insight into university life to assist the transition from high school to university. Our world class academics will facilitate the opportunity for students to experience an enrichment of the senior school syllabus through real world applications and the use of 21st century skills.

Be part of the select group of students handpicked for the opportunity to receive an early offer into Bond Business School and the opportunity to be awarded a Year 12 Extension Program Scholarship.

Program brochure


Maths Extension

  • Day 1 - Monday, 29 June, 2020
  • Day 2 - Tuesday 30 June, 2020  

Business Extension

Option 1:

  • Day 1 - Saturday 18 July, 2020
  • Day 2 - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Option 2:

  • Thursday 3 September, 2020
  • Friday 4 September, 2020
  • Talk to your teacher or career advisor and parents to get their support.
  • Complete your online application form. 
  • Send a copy of your Year 11 report to [email protected] 

Application form

Brendan Howard
Business Extension Coordinator
0413 774 809

Silvia Dimarco
Maths Extension Coordinator
0419 016 548

Why Bond Business School? 

Every new student has access to: 

  • A student and academic mentor
  • 40 Bloomberg terminals
  • International internships and study tours
  • Small class sizes
  • Superior job opportunities made available by the Career Development Centre 
  • Transformer co-curricular program and innovation space
  • Commercialisation Centre and Big Data Centre

Information for students and teachers

  • Eligible graduates from the Year 12 Extension Program will receive an early offer into their chosen degree subject to meeting the academic entry requirements^.
  • Opportunity to receive one of four Year 12 Extension Program Scholarships valued at 50% and 25% of tuition fees or a $5,000 bursary.
  • Be better prepared for your Year 12 exams. This program has been designed in collaboration with current high school teachers to ensure it supports the Queensland Curriculum.
  • Improve your communication, presentation and MS Excel skills in a small class environment
  • Students in the Maths Extension will get a taste of R programming.
  • Get a feel for university life and meet Bond academics and students.
  • Access to the Bond FinTech Hub for a Bloomberg session.
  • Experience the Transformer innovation space.
  • Limited places per day allowing great access to our academics.

^Excludes the Bond Medical Program.

Day one

  • Tour and experience the Bond campus and facilities
  • Meet fellow participants, Bond academics and current students
  • Experience a Bloomberg data session and Advanced MS Excel
  • Enjoy a session in the Transformer innovation space
  • Morning tea and lunch

Day two

  • Group project work with fellow students supported by Bond academic staff
  • Start and complete written and oral assessment pieces
  • Be part of the group presentation to fellow students and academics
  • Morning tea and lunch

Partner schools can nominate up to eight students based on the following:

  • Completing Year 12 in 2020
  • Nominated and supported by a teacher or career advisor and parent
  • Able to attend Day 1 and 2 of the program
  • An interest in study at Bond University
  • Achieved at least a B in an English and /or a Maths subject (General not Applied subjects) in Year 11

Business Extension
Achieve at least a B in either Accounting, Economics or Business or other General Subject (or Diploma in Business).

Maths Extension
Achieving at least a B in Specialist Mathematics and / or Mathematical Methods.

Once you have successfully completed the two day program, you can apply direct to study at Bond University at

With the support of your school and parents, eligible students will receive an early offer to study.

  • Four scholarships will be awarded. One 50% and one 25% scholarship will be awarded to the two students who achieve the highest overall results in their respective extension stream. The recipients must also meet the academic entry requirements of their chosen degrees^ and will be subject to academic performance guidelines whilst studying at Bond University.
  • A $5,000 bursary will be given to schools where four students participate in the program. The school can award this to one student at their discretion.
  • An additional $5,000 bursary will be awarded to any student that receives a High Distinction in the program.
  • Bursaries will be credited towards 2021 tuition fees.

^Excludes the Bond Medical Program.

Brendan Howard
Business Extension Coordinator
0413 774 809

Silvia Dimarco
Maths Extension Coordinator
0419 016 548

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