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Alumni benefits

QUT Alumni has partnered with a range of organisations to provide benefits to alumni.

You may need a QUT Alumni Card to access certain offers. Find out more about the alumni card.

Please note that the below offers may be restricted to location or citizenship at the providing organisation’s discretion.

QUT Library

Library access

QUT Library provides dynamic and innovative access to scholarly information resources, services and facilities across the Kelvin Grove and Gardens Point campuses.

Alumni can continue to access to the QUT libraries and select online databases after their graduation for free.

Learn more about QUT Alumni Library access

Apply for access

Professional development and services


QUT EX offers courses to help you keep up with the pace of change by learning new skills today to use tomorrow.

QUT alumni receive a 15% discount on QUT EX short courses. You’ll find instructions on redeeming this discount in the registration process.

Find out more about QUT EX


The NESTT is a rapid, people and outcome centered approach to process redesign, focused on creating exciting future processes that make today’s processes obsolete. A three day, highly interactive course will take you through the NESTT philosophy and methodology.

QUT alumni receive a 15% discount on the NESTT course. To receive your alumni discount code, email prior to registering.

Learn more about the NESTT

Other QUT short courses

If you’re interested in extending your learning, see the university’s range of short courses and professional development opportunities.

Many of these offer a discount to QUT alumni. You can determine if the course you’re interested in has an alumni discount by reading the cost section of the course details. If your course is eligible, you’ll find instructions on redeeming this discount in the registration process.

Browse short courses and professional development

QUT Careers and Employment

Careers and Employment offers its services to recent graduates who are looking for a job, or alumni who are advertising a position. Register through QUT CareerHub.

To advertise a position on the jobs network, log on to Careers and Employment. If you're a first-time user, you'll need to register your company before placing your ads. You'll receive a confirmation email when your ad has been verified.

Learn more about Careers and Employment

Corporate Impact

Established by QUT alumni and actors, Guy Edmonds and Matt Zeremes, Corporate Impact uses their experience in the entertainment industry to provide practical and engaging video content services, one-on-one training, customised training courses and team building filmmaking workshops.

QUT alumni are entitled to a five per cent discount on all services, with a further five per cent of your bill donated to the QUT Learning Potential Fund.

Learn more about Corporate Impact

Health and fitness services

QUT Health Clinics

QUT Health Clinics provide quality clinical education to the next generation of healthcare professionals and quality, free or low-cost patient care to the alumni and the general community. The clinics are located at 44 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove in the heart of the Urban Village.

QUT alumni are entitled to a 20% discount on the cost of glasses from the QUT Optometry Clinic. Present your alumni card to receive this discount. Full details on costs for other services are available through QUT Health Clinics.

Learn more about QUT Health Clinics

Healthstream QUT

Healthstream QUT aquatic and fitness centre offers a friendly, relaxed atmosphere that is designed to look after you and your personal fitness goals at the QUT Kelvin Grove and Gardens Point campuses.

Alumni are entitled to the same membership options as QUT staff and students, which are viewable by toggling the pricing options throughHealthstream QUT.

Learn more about Healthstream QUT


Medibank are Australia’s leading health insurance provider, offering private health insurance options for every kind of individual, couple and family.

QUT alumni are entitled to a 7% discount off Medibank's corporate exclusive 'Inc' products. Quote 'QUT alumni' and/or show your Alumni ID Card to receive the discounted alumni rate. For more information or to sign-up, contact QUT's Medibank representative, Heidi English by email at with the subject line ‘QUT alumni enquiry’, or on 0459 803 818. Heidi is available for on-campus appointments as below:

  • Gardens Point Campus (HiQ Service Point, V Block, Level 3) – Mondays and Fridays 9am-12pm.
  • Kelvin Grove Campus (HiQ Service Point, R Block, Level 2) – Tuesdays 9:30am-4pm and Fridays 1pm-4pm.

Email the QUT Medibank representative



CompNow are an Australian owned and operated IT supplier, specialising in supporting education, business and government in their IT needs.

Alumni can receive a discount of up to 10 per cent on Microsoft products and accessories purchased through the exclusive QUT Alumni CompNow portal. For every 10 products sold, CompNow will donate a Surface Pro 4 i5/128 tablet to a QUT Learning Potential Fund student.

Visit QUT Alumni CompNow portal

QUT Bookshop

QUT Bookshop can be found at the Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses, and offer a range of products for sale to students and the public alike.

Alumni receive 10% off most items in the QUT Bookshop at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove, including textbooks, general books, stationery, QUT branded merchandise and computer related products (there is no discount on course notes, gifts and café food and drinks). To redeem your discount, present your alumni card prior to purchase.

Browse the QUT Bookshop

Wine Direct

Wine Direct are an independent, family-owned and operated wine retailer offering personalised customer service and delivery.

QUT alumni who subscribe to their specials list receive a variety of discounted rates throughout the year.

Subscribe to Wine Direct specials list

Thrifty car rental

Thrifty car rental offers special discounts to QUT alumni. To organise your discount car rental:

  1. Visit the Thrifty website. Enter your search information and under "I have a promotion code" enter 4908005112
  2. Call Thrifty's TOLL FREE Reservations line 1300 365 564, email, fax (02) 9317 3070, or book online.
  3. Ensure you have your alumni card at time of collecting vehicle.

Please ensure you quote the following CD Number when making your bookings:

  • Corporate Discount (CD) Number - 4908005112
  • Account Name - Queensland University of Technology - Alumni.

Search for a Thrifty car rental


You create the memories, let Travelshoot capture them! Travelshoot is a Queensland based business connecting travellers with local, professional photographers in over 90 destinations around the world to capture those once in a lifetime moments.

They offer affordable, all-inclusive packages starting at $399 and are offering QUT Alumni a $50 discount on all bookings as well as donating a further $50 to the QUT Learning Potential Fund. Support an amazing, local business while capturing your travel memories in a unique and memorable way

Alumni can redeem this by contacting for a discount code – which will be supplied upon verification of their alumni status.

Visit the Travelshoot website

Odyssey Travel

Odyssey Travel is a not-for-profit organisation and fully accredited IATA Travel Agent, which provides ongoing educational opportunities for the over-50s market by providing exciting travel programs specifically designed with an educational component.

Alumni who sign up with Odyssey will receive a free subscription entitling them to receive Odyssey Travel's publications, including special event invitations, for a period of one year. Alumni who sign up with Odyssey will receive a free subscription entitling them to receive Odyssey Travel's publications, including special event invitations, for a period of one year.

Learn about Odyssey Travel

QMomentum - Support for research graduates

For the first three years after graduating from your PhD, we provide additional support to assist you in your transition to your postgraduate career.

QUT Alumni email

As an alumnus, you will automatically have access to a QUT email address. If you're currently using a @hdr address and would prefer to use the @connect address, make an IT Help Desk change request.

Information resources

QUT Library will continue to support you in your ongoing research ventures and publications. Some of the resources you can access include; a selection of library databases, updated information via AIRS (Advanced Information Research Skills), course materials, tools and resources on authorship, publication and peer review.

Research development workshops and networks

Graduate Research Education and Development (GRE+D) will send you:

  • invitations to research networking and training events
  • research news and advice to support you in progressing your career
  • invitations to research networking and training events from your institute or faculty.


As a QMomentum member, you will receive invitations to events, workshops and other programs, access to a free e-copy of the QUT bluebook and access to a free consultation with a QUT bluebox adviser to assist with considering intellectual property licensing and startup options based on your research outcomes.

Career resources

Our Human Resources department can provide you with:

  • access to existing online resources available to early career researchers during their first three years after graduation
  • invitations to on-campus workshop events that may be relevant to early career researchers
  • access to the Career, Capability and Support suite of workshops, which are delivered several times a year.

The Employment and Careers service is also happy to support QMomentum members as they transition to employment.

Grant writing

The Office of Research is available to provide you with expert advice and assistance with competitive funding opportunities to support fellowships and research projects. Our Office of Commercial Services is also available to help with commercial and consultancy-style research opportunities


QMomentum members are included in the Research Graduates Yearbook for their graduating year.

Nominate to be a visiting fellow

The Division of Research and Commercialisation invites you to nominate for a visiting fellow position. Your fellowship would stand for 3 years, and during this time you would have access to a range of support and services.

To be eligible for this fellowship, you must verify that you will be completing publications out of your thesis and will be acknowledging QUT in these publications. You must also have a QUT staff member, who you'll be researching with, to sign the form as your nominator.

Fill out the QMomentum visiting fellow form (PDF file, 31.97 KB) and email it to the Research Students Centre Manager.


Alumni and Development Office

  • Level 3, A Block, Room 322
    Gardens Point
    2 George St
    Brisbane QLD
  • Postal address:
    QUT Alumni
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001