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School of Economics
and Finance

With a truly real-world emphasis on research and education programs, our innovative approach to teaching is linked directly to the employability of our students.

About us

The School of Economics and Finance is proud to be home to a number of academics who are world-class scholars in their areas of research. Research-based teaching is our mission and we place great care in delivering updated and state-of-the art curricula to our students. We offer undergraduate courses in finance and economics with specialised options that include applied and quantitative economics, as well as a set of elective units in finance. At the postgraduate level, we offer Honours, Masters and PhD research programs, as well as the Master of Business (Applied Finance) program. We work together with other Schools to offer interdisciplinary courses in International Business and Financial Planning.

Courses

Our economics and finance courses are designed to incorporate theory and practical experiences to ensure our graduates are challenged and industry ready.

Our courses

Research

Our research excellence is enhanced by our strong links with leading academic, government and public sector partners.

Economics and finance research

Staff

Meet our academic staff including Head of School and discipline coordinators.

Our experts

Research seminars and conferences

We have a thriving research atmosphere with weekly seminars covering a range of economics and finance topics.

Our events

Visiting academics

Our School is proud to host leading researchers in the fields of economics and finance from around Australia and globally.

Academics visiting us

Connect with us

18 Jul 2019

Some pharmacists missing mark on therapeutic guidelines: QUT study

As the role of pharmacies in providing front-line public health services grows, a QUT study has raised concerns that some are not adhering to therapeutic guidelines when distributing pharmaceuticals.

9 Jul 2019

Travel your own path to QUT Open Day

Have you been set on your career goal since preschool or are you still figuring out what you want to do in the real world?  Either way, the QUT Open Day at the Gardens Point (city) campus on July 28 is set to inspire and will feature graduates who’ve followed their dreams and different paths to success.

26 Nov 2018

National Indigenous Research Conference comes to Brisbane

Researchers, policymakers and Indigenous organisations will gather at QUT in Brisbane in July for the 2019 AIATSIS National Indigenous Research Conference.

22 July

BEST presents: David Halpern

QUT Gardens Point, S Block, Level 12, The Owen J. Wordsworth Room

17 - 18 August

Queensland Corporate Finance Conference 2019

Room GP-S1215, Owen J. Wordsworth Room, QUT Gardens Point, S Block

16 August

QUT Business Leaders' Forum with Richard Goyder AO

Grand Ballroom, Hilton Hotel, Brisbane

Contact us

If you’re interested in connecting, partnering or studying with us, contact us.