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Business School a university for the real world

Learning and teaching

Why QUT Business School

Discover how our approach to learning and teaching business curriculum is embedded with real-world outcomes.

Real world learning

Our courses combine theory with practical experience so that you will graduate work-ready and have a competitive advantage at the outset of your career.

Real-world learning

Beyond your studies

Internationalism and diversity

We live and work in the global business environment and encourage you to gain an applied understanding of different cultures.

Go global

International student experiences

Flexibility

Our undergraduate business degree offers blended learning - a mixture of online and face-to-face activities. Many of our postgraduate programs are offered entirely online, or you may choose a combination of online and face-to-face units.

Online study

Technology

Our students learn in an environment which embraces the future of work and technology.

We approach technology as an opportunity to enable agile and collaborative learning experiences and creating future-focused learning spaces such as the Bloomberg room, Social Media Intelligence Centre and the QUT foundry.

A university for today and tomorrow

Courses that make a difference

Our courses are designed for students to equip themselves with skills and knowledge to create business solutions that make an impact.

Philanthropy and non-profit

Delivered by our Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies, our Philanthropy and non-profit studies provide specialist and unique learning experiences and includes topics such as management, fundraising development, social enterprise, accounting and governance.

Philanthropy and non-profit courses

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is embedded in our degrees. Our students can select to add entrepreneurship to their degree with our Entrepreneurship university-wide minor.

Entrepreneurship university-wide minor

Providing quality business education

Triple crown accreditation

With this stamp of approval, you’ll be connecting with a business school that delivers exceptional and real-world opportunities for students, partners and the community.

We are Australia's first business school to hold all three international accreditations - AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

A triple crown accreditation business school

Employability

All of our degree programs have employability skills and Assurance of Learning goals (AoLs) embedded into the curriculum, teaching and learning activities, and assessment. This guarantees that you'll graduate with an internationally accredited business degree, and with the knowledge and skills employers are looking for.

Become a work integrated learning partner

Workplace experience options

Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching

Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) publishes graduating student ratings of degrees, level of employment and employer ratings of higher education programs across Australia.

Discover how we compare

Teaching excellence

Subject area coordinators

We ensure our teaching staff are experts in their field and provide students with authentic and innovative learning experiences.

Find a subject area coordinator

Our experts

Our lecturers find innovative ways to deliver real-world course content in a wide variety of expert areas of the field of business.

Find an expert
CPIE scholarship program partner, Kylie Lamprecht from Pitcher Partners.

Collaborating with industry

To ensure our students graduate with the employability skills required for a variety of business careers, we collaborate with industry leaders. We offer a selection of ways and programs the business community can connect with us including:

  • Work integrated learning program
  • Corporate Partners in Excellence scholarship program
  • Entrepreneurship and QUT foundry
  • Business Advantage
  • QUT Business School Careers fair
  • mentoring opportunities.

Collaborate with our students

Educational experience

QUT Business School is rated 4th nationally for overall quality of educational experience.

Source: Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching

International programs

538 QUT Business School students participated in international programs in 2018

Facilities

Bloomberg room

The Bloomberg room houses our Student Managed Investment Fund technology, which allows finance students to harness hands-on experience building a real investment portfolio.

Social Media Intelligence Centre

The Social Media Intelligence Centre acts as a hub for monitoring and tracking social media conversation and trends. It creates data visualisations using real-time information and is a powerful tool in teaching, learning and research.

Hear from our students

Making an impact

'By holding two Bachelors, I will have the qualifications to empower many members of vulnerable communities, possess the knowledge to effect meaningful change and also have many contacts in the industry.'

Kathryn Dorante
Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Academic support

‘QUT modifies the courses to suit the demands and needs from the ever-changing industries and equips students with necessary skills and knowledge.’

Khangai Sainjargal
Bachelor of Business (Finance and Economics)

Flexibility

‘QUT recognises that a university degree is not a one-size-fits-all approach. I was able to structure my degree the way I wanted and choose electives I found would be most suited to me.’

Lily Nguyen
Bachelor of Business (Human Resources and International Business)