Achievements and recognition

As one of Australia's leading universities, we are internationally recognised through rankings and accreditation with professional bodies. Our dedication to learning and success as an institution has produced many outstanding alumni.

Rhodes Scholarships

QUT administers the Queensland Rhodes Scholarship. We have also produced a number of Rhodes Scholars.

Fulbright and Monash Scholars

We have produced several graduate scholars across these prestigious and international scholarship programs.


Our success as a leader in learning and research has been acknowledged through globally recognised awards and rankings.


Find out which of our courses are accredited by national and international organisations.

Honorary Doctorates

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

Professor Emeritus

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

Gender equity recognition

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 2014-2017.

We hold a Bronze Award under the Athena SWAN Charter, an accreditation program designed to enhance gender equity and diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.