Rankings and recognition

Top 190 world university

Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2021

1st in Australia for Media and Communication

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022

Top 1% of business schools worldwide

International triple crown accredited business school

21 disciplines (4-digit FoR Codes) rated at well above world standard (5)

Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment, submitted 2018

Ranked 224th World University

QS World University Rankings 2022

Times Higher Education Young University Ranking  2022

Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2021 - University measured against the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals

Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2021 - SDG5 Gender Equality

Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2021 - SDG7 Affordable and Clean Energy

Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2021 - SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Rhodes Scholarships

Rhodes is one of the oldest and most prestigious international graduate scholarship programs in the world. It awards scholarships to students selected from 30 countries each year, including one annual Queensland scholarship.

Rhodes Scholarships provide opportunities for outstanding all-round students to study at the University of Oxford.

How to apply

A guide to applying for the Queensland Rhodes Scholarship, which is administered by QUT.

Apply for a Queensland Rhodes Scholarship

QUT Rhodes Scholars

Find out more about the QUT alumni who have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships since 1998.

Our scholars

Gender equity

We're an equal opportunity employer, promoting equality for all staff and eliminating all discrimination - including that based on gender. We've received citations as an Employer of Choice for Women each year from 2002-2013, and the Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice citation each year from 2014-2018.

Distinguished service

We celebrate the service of our academics to learning and the community.

Honorary doctorates

We award a Doctor of the University for distinguished service to the community, QUT or scholarship.

Award recipients

Professor Emeritus

The title of Professor Emeritus is conferred in recognition of distinguished academic service by a QUT Professor.

Our distinguished academics