Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

At QUT, we don't just teach theory. We teach you how to put theory into practice. Study with us so you can take your ideas and make them real. You'll have opportunities to gain practical experience and valuable industry connections, putting you in the best possible position to start your career.

QUT is a major Australian university with a global outlook and a 'real-world' focus. We are transforming the student experience we offer our 50,000 students, including almost 8,000 international students from more than 100 countries, by placing a premium on the international and national accreditation of our various professional degrees. 

Gaining career confidence

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. 

QUT was recently ranked:

  • We’re ranked 247th in the 2018 QS World University Rankings, rising 29 places from the previous results.
  • QUT is ranked 24th in the world and top two in Australia in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings (2017)
  • We're ranked 65th globally for Computer Science in THE World University Rankings 2016-2017 by subject
  • QUT ranked in the 201 – 250 band globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016 – 2017) 
  • QUT achieved a 201 – 300 world ranking in the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) Shanghai Ranking Consultancy
  • 9th in Australia and 42nd in the world for Nursing in the QS World University Ranking by Subject (2017)
  • 6th in Australia and in the 61-70 band globally in the inaugural QS Graduate Employability Ranking (2017)
  • 1st in Australia and 24th in the world for Communication and Media Studies in the QS World University Ranking by Subject (2017)
  • 89 per cent of our international students are satisfied with their experience at QUT (International Student Barometer Queensland, 2016)
  • QUT Business School was the first business school in Australia to achieve triple international accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA), a distinction held by less than one per cent of business schools worldwide
  • One of the top 300 universities globally in the QS Top Universities Ranking (2016)

Real-world courses

QUT offers more than 650 undergraduate and postgraduate study options in:

  • Building and planning
  • Business
  • Creative practice, communication and design 
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health and community
  • Information technology
  • Languages, including English language pathway programs
  • Law and justice
  • Science and mathematics.

Join a sports team

Balance study and lifestyle by joining a sports team at QUT. The university offers both social/recreational sports and competitive sports, so you can stay active and fit while at university.

Develop as a leader

The Leadership, Development and Innovation Program is a comprehensive leadership development and recognition program which offers formally recognised awards. It consists of a series of activities and workshops designed to develop your leadership, teamwork, and personal development skills.

Convenient campuses

QUT has Brisbane’s only two full service inner-city university campuses, located at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove. Our campuses are defined by their own state-of-the-art infrastructure, facilities and precincts, where lifestyle and creative hubs meet world-class research and education facilities.

A gateway to Queensland and Australia

QUT is located in Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, and has a population of approximately 2.12 million people with 25 per cent of Brisbane residents born overseas. With an average of 261 days of sunshine every year, Brisbane is renowned for its relaxed, outdoor lifestyle and offers a wide range of activities including sports, arts and entertainment, shopping, dining, and great nightlife. 

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Find out more

Website www.qut.edu.au/international 
Enquiries www.qut.edu.au/international/enquire


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Real support

At QUT, we provide services that will support you in every aspect of your life as a university student. We provide services such as:

  • Pre-departure briefings
  • Airport reception service
  • Language and learning advice and support 
  • Academic skills workshops
  • Support for students under 18
  • Counselling
  • Religious facilities and support.

QUT can also help build your expertise through work experience, internships and the largest career mentor scheme of all Australian universities. 


Hanne Aasen, Norway

Master of Business Advanced

Studying an Advanced Masters Degree allowed me to specialise solely in my key interest, marketing. The subjects were both creative and practical, and really opened my eyes to new ways of thinking. The skills I developed helped me land a job as a Brand Manager at the largest consumer goods company in Norway. Everyday I use the knowledge I acquired at QUT to construct marketing strategies and plans for my brands. The help and follow up from my professors was beyond what I could have expected, and far better than other universities I have attended. Being innovative is a big part of marketing, and the real cases we studied helped me to develop analytical and creative skills that will keep me ahead in the competitive marketing industry.

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