We have built an excellent research profile, supported strongly by the work of the Office of Education Research. Our staff support researchers with grants, administration, finance, travel and resources, while also organising the training of higher degree research students.

Research strengths:


Ranked 'above world standard' for our research in education - Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA).


Learning and teaching

Our staff are committed to improving the quality of education for diverse learners both in Australia and beyond.

Many of the faculty's pre-service graduates are registered with the Queensland College of Teachers but others work in child care settings or as trainers in community and industry settings.

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News and Events

National overhaul to know what teachers are needed and where  

30-08-2016 A leading QUT education expert says an up-to-date national register on what subjects teachers are needed...

Northside STEM challenge: Robots open students’ eyes to the future

23-08-2016 High school students on Brisbane's northside have celebrated the end of an eight-week robot-building journey with...

Robotics@QUT shines in STEM awards

15-08-2016 A robotics program pioneered by a QUT’s education researcher has been recognised for its hands-on and...

Indigenous education leader named QUT 2016 Young Alumnus of the Year

02-08-2016 When Jessa Rogers stands before a class of Indigenous students, addresses an education conference or mentors...

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Community engagement

Exceptional teachers for disadvantaged schools

This innovative program prepares high quality teachers to work in low socio-economic schools. Our students receive specialised tuition and mentoring that equips them to work in schools where they can have the greatest impact.

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