We're committed to a sustainable, fairer and brighter future.


QUT aims to achieve real-world sustainability through our research, programs, initiatives and everyday activities.

Find out everything you need to know about our environmental strategies, advisory committees, new programs and initiatives, and our commitment to creating a better world for everybody.

The university for the green world

Acknowledgement of Traditional Owners

Our Reconciliation statement to the Traditional Owners of the land on which QUT stands.

Paying respect to the Elders, lores, customs and creation spirits


We demonstrate a strong commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and a history of leadership in Indigenous education.

Action plans, guidelines and support

Racism: it stops with us

We have publicly pledged our commitment to anti-racism in support of the Australian Human Rights Commission project 'Racism. It stops with me'.

Our commitment to anti-racism

A smoke-free university

For the health and wellbeing of all our students, staff and visitors, we became a smoke-free university as of 1 July 2016.