Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Business School

QUT is home to the first Australian business school to achieve triple-crown accreditation from the world's leading business accrediting bodies (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA). These accreditations are held by less than one per cent of business schools worldwide and provide real evidence that we deliver the highest-quality international standards of business education.

As a major Australian university with a global outlook and a 'real-world' focus, we are one of the nation’s fastest growing research universities, with courses in high demand. 

Studying at QUT gives you opportunities to gain practical experience and valuable industry connections, putting you in the best possible position to start your career. You’ll also receive a world-class education evidenced by our international recognition: 247th in the 2018 QS World University Rankings, rising 29 places from previous results 18th in the QS Top 50 under 50 for 2018 24th in the world and top two in Australia in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings

  • (2017)
  • 201 – 250 band globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016 – 2017) 
  • 201 – 300 world ranking in the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) Shanghai Ranking Consultancy
  • We’re welcoming to international students - 89% of our international students are satisfied with their experience at QUT (International Student Barometer Queensland, 2016)
  • QUT graduates achieve their career goals – we’re 6th in Australia and in the 61-70 band globally for graduate employability (QS Graduate Employability Ranking, 2017).


We offer 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 study areas with global impact

  • Study areas ranked in the top 100 in the world (QS World University Ranking by Subject, 2017)

           - Communication and Media Studies
           - Nursing
           - Law and Legal Studies
           - Architecture, Art and Design, Performing Arts
           - Engineering - Civil, Structural, Mineral and Mining
           - Education and Training
           - Sports-Related Subjects
           - Social Policy and Administration, Social Sciences
           - Management

  • 1st in Australia and 24th  in the world for Communication and Media Studies in the QS World University Ranking by Subject (2017)
  • 65th  globally for Computer Science in THE World University Rankings 2016-2017 by subject
  • 22nd in the world for Transportation Science & Technology in the Academic Ranking of World Universities by Subject (2017)
  • QUT Business School was Australia's first business school to achieve triple international accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA), a distinction held by less than 1% of business schools worldwide.

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CRICOS: 00213J
Please contact: QUT International
Postal Address: Queensland University of Technology, 2 George Street, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000 AUSTRALIA
Within Australia Free Calls: 1800 181 848
Outside Australia Calls: +61 3 9627 4853

View all Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Business School courses

The QUT Business School offers undergraduate, postgraduate and pathway degree programs that combine theory and practice, equipping you to enter the workplace with confidence.

Majors include:

  • accounting
  • advertising
  • economics
  • finance
  • human resources
  • management
  • integrated marketing communication
  • international business
  • management
  • marketing
  • philanthropy and non-profit studies
  • public relations.

International double masters

With QUT Business School you can combine study and travel, and gain a masters degree from QUT and another internationally recognised university at the same time.

QUT Business School currently has partnerships with the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics in the Netherlands and EDHEC Business School in France. Using exchange study, you complete part of your degree at QUT and part of your degree at one of these leading institutions. For more information, see www.qut.edu.au/business/courses-andstudy/global-opportunities.


In 2012, QUT was one of a select group of eight Australian universities whose business and economics research was consistently rated at world standard or above*. Our success in acquiring national competitive grants is a mark of the quality of our academic staff and the rigour of our research. Through the Australian Research Council's (ARC) National Competitive Grants Program alone, we have secured funding of more than AUD$2 million in the last three years to support our research.

*Eight universities achieved a score of three or above across all of the four-digit discipline codes (FOR14 Economics and FOR15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services) for which they were evaluated in the federal government's 2012 Excellence in Research for Australia initiative.

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