The QUT Law Faculty is a place for people who want to make a difference. Our graduates become accomplished leaders in the global community and skilled professionals within the disciplines of law and justice.

Today we have more than 4,200 law and justice students, and over 150 professional and academic staff.

Learning and teaching

We are committed to high quality teaching, using a practical approach and innovative learning methods. Real-world experience is included in the curriculum through law clinics in Brisbane, internships and international work placements.


Our teachers include award winning academics and professional lawyers with up to the minute legal practice knowledge. We also attract numerous adjunct professors and visiting fellows.

News and events

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School of Law

Founded in 1976, the School of Law was the 11th law program to be established in Australia. We offer flexible degrees that balance the practical and theoretical aspects of the legal profession and take a real-world approach to key legal research areas.

School of Justice

The School of Justice was established in 1991, and now hosts the prestigious Crime and Justice Research Centre. We hold strong links with the criminology, policing and justice professions and provide unique, practical programs to ensure greater career opportunities for our graduates.

Legal Practice

QUT Legal Practice has been providing quality practical legal training to law graduates for over 30 years. We are the only university in Brisbane to offer the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (PLT).


We use state of the art courtroom facilities to educate students and the legal profession in the application of new technologies to court procedure.

Clayton Utz Law library

Our law library offers specialised legal information resources and learning support, including an extensive range of online and print resources, study spaces and facilities.


Faculty of Law

  • Level 4, C Block
    Gardens Point
    2 George St
    Brisbane QLD 4000
  • Postal address:
    QUT Faculty of Law
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001