Over the years, QUT has grown and changed. From the establishment of the Brisbane School of Arts in 1849, they have been at the forefront of innovation and progress in tertiary education. The Queensland University of Technology Act was passed in 1988, following approval of university status for the Queensland Institute of Technology.
QUT offers a broad range of courses which combine cutting-edge theory with intensive practical learning and the latest technology, to help you take on whatever challenges come your way. Our courses are regularly reviewed and updated to maximise your career opportunities and ensure your degree reflects the latest industry practice.
QUT offers more than 650 undergraduate and postgraduate study options in:
QUT is the fastest-growing research university in Australia, committing over half a billion dollars to research, and teaching and learning infrastructure over the past six years.
Our top-performing research areas include:
A QUT degree is designed to set you up for success. You’ll have opportunities to gain practical workplace experience and valuable industry connections, putting you in the best possible position when it comes to starting your career.
We have strong links with business and industry to ensure our courses reflect changing industry practices. This also means you will gain many opportunities for real-world learning.
Preparation for the workforce
QUT provides employment assistance and free advice on career planning, and is the only university in Australia with an international career counsellor who works exclusively with international students and employers.
At QUT we provide services that will support you in every aspect of your life as a university student.
We provide services such as:
Brisbane offers a wide range of accommodation options, including:
Our accommodation service can help you find somewhere to live when you arrive in Brisbane, as well as any tenancy-related issues that may arise.
There are two libraries:
Our libraries have:
QUT offers numerous IT support and services to all staffs an students including:
QUT Medical Centre is a student support service that assists students with their health needs so that they may achieve an optimal academic performance in the shortest possible time.
It consist of a team of medical practitioners, psychologists, registered nurses, and administration staffs that are experienced in providing a safe, confidential and professional environment for students and staff.
Gardens Point campus
Gardens Point campus occupies a prime location in Brisbane’s city centre, nestled beside the Brisbane River, City Botanic Gardens and Parliament House—a position that reinforces QUT’s links with business, industry and government.
Kelvin Grove campus
Kelvin Grove campus is situated two kilometres from the city centre. The campus offers a fitness club and aquatic centre with gymnasium, 25-metre pool and indoor sports stadium, as well as tennis courts and sports fields, which are located on campus or in the village precinct.
QUT Healthstream Aquatic Centre, Fitness Club, Cycle Centre and Stadium meet your health and fitness needs with facilities at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove:
QUT Student Guild manages and supports over 80 student clubs and associations that organise social events such as balls, formal dinners, sports teams, and lunch time barbeques.
Professional organisations support QUT by accrediting a broad range of courses and programs.
Course accreditation ensures that: