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

Best in QLD for student satisfaction

27-04-2017 The Faculty of Education at QUT has topped Queensland universities in the latest Student Experience Survey.

QUT research: Girls start school with more behavioural skills that predict success

27-04-2017 Girls more than boys are starting school with more of the behavioural skills that have been...

QUT Professor Peter Coaldrake earns international award for inspirational leadership

26-04-2017 QUT Vice-Chancellor Professor Peter Coaldrake has been honoured with the 2016 CASE Asia-Pacific Leadership Award in...

Education at QUT ranks with the best in the world

03-05-2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 placed Education at QUT in the top 50 in...

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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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