Our faculty

Your partner of choice for STEM education and research.

Why Science and Engineering at QUT?

At QUT’s Science and Engineering Faculty we’re changing the world through education and research.

With ten schools and multiple University Research Centres, we are one of the largest university faculties anywhere in Australia.

We drive positive change through:

  • highly valued STEM learning experiences
  • authentic assessments based on real-world STEM practices
  • new research at the frontiers of STEM knowledge
  • innovative STEM solutions with real-world impact.

Our graduates

Tammy Butow

Tammy was attracted to our tech study courses, with her aim of becoming a pioneer in this exciting space. Following her graduation, the 2018 QUT Outstanding Alumni Award Winner secured a job in San Francisco in chaos engineering.

Watch Tammy's story

Our facilities

Our faculty is home to many institutes and centres that feature world-class facilities and infrastructure.

Explore our facilities

Our experts

Explore our staff profiles to discover the amazing work of our academic and professional staff. We invite you to connect with our staff community.

Browse our experts

Our industry advisors

Our faculty is guided by industry advisory groups, which provide valuable strategic input on our real-world teaching, learning experiences and research strategy. Members provide strong links to a broad range of expertise and advise our faculty on how we can further strengthen our connections with industry.

Our industry advisory members (PDF file, 249.7 KB)

News

8 Jul 2020

Report identifies Australian battery manufacturing potential

A report by QUT’s Professor Peter Talbot has identified how Australia can transition into a major processing, manufacturing and trading hub for battery precursors.

8 Jul 2020

Students in hunt for ancient life on Mars

QUT students will soon be looking for early life in ancient Australian rocks to help guide the NASA Perseverance Rover in its mission to find ancient life on Mars.

Events

21 July - 11 August

Spark Program

The QUT Spark Program is aimed to inspire, activate and engage current QUT students, staff and alumni in the colourful world of entrepreneurship. 

Where: Online

23 July - 20 August

Fuel Program

Fuel is a 5-week part-time online program for participants who are familiar with entrepreneurship and have identified a problem space and target audience. This program is right for you if you have started on an idea or are soon to explore several solutions. 

Where: Online and Zoom tutorials