Federation University Australia | Brisbane

Federation University Australia | Brisbane

At Federation University Australia, we’re driven to make a real difference — to the lives of every student who studies with us, and to the communities we help build and are a part of.

At Federation University Australia, we’re driven to make a real difference — to the lives of every student who studies with us, and to the communities we help build and are a part of.

About Us

While the Brisbane campus may be new, our university has a proud history spanning over 150 years. That’s why we’re renowned for our excellent student support, high quality teaching and outstanding graduate outcomes.

Why choose Federation?

  • Top 250 Young Universities in the World^
  • Top 200 Universities worldwide for Sustainable Development Goals^
  • #1 for employment outcomes for six years*
  • 5/5 star rating for Excellence in Research**
  • Study and live in the 10th most liveable city in the world***
  • High quality, personalised teaching and outstanding student support
  • Great industry connections with industry placement and work experience opportunities
  • Transformative learning and teaching facilities, fully equipped with the latest technology

^Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings 2021

^^Times Higher Education World University Impact Rankings 2022

* The Good Universities Guide 2022 & 2021, Employer Satisfaction Survey 2018, QILT 2016, 2017 & 2018

**Excellence in Research Australia, 2018 National Report

***Global Liveability Index 2021


Either onsite or close by, our Brisbane campus has everything you need to get ahead in your studies. The campus is located in the heart of the city, a short walk to public transport, popular shopping districts, eateries, entertainment and more. Students also stay connected to industry partners such as River City Labs and Concentrix whose Brisbane branches are found nearby.


From tech hubs and transformational learning spaces to student lounges and study spaces, our campus is dedicated to innovation and supporting your lifelong learning needs. Spanning four floors, the Brisbane campus boasts a central city location that keeps students connected to industry. The purpose-built facilities provide students access to:

impressive computer laboratories and state-of-the art IT facilities and audio-visual equipment

  • high quality teaching and research resources
  • modern libraries, studios and private study hubs
  • flexible lecture theatres and dynamic tutorial rooms
  • a dedicated employment, learning skills and jobs teaching room.

Take a virtual tour to explore the campus.

Partnerships with industry experts

Your FedUni Brisbane experience also extends beyond the classroom, connecting you to local and multi-national industry partners, such as River City Labs and Concentrix. Every degree available is partnered with a dedicated industry leader who will foster your growth, assist you to apply your new knowledge to real-world scenarios and support your career trajectory through professional experiences. Ensuring you have multiple opportunities to engage with industry is a key priority at Brisbane Campus. We regularly bring industry to you, with on-campus seminars, skills bootcamps and mentorship opportunities — from the moment you arrive at orientation, throughout your degree and beyond. One of the many reasons why Federation is rated so highly for graduate employment outcomes!

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