Science and Engineering a university for the real world

Research

Our faculty delivers innovative STEM solutions that have real world impact and shape future environments.

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Choose from a wide range of topics and work with internationally-recognised researchers in world-class facilities.

Our research degrees

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Join with us in a research partnership and bring real-world benefits to your organisation.

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Fastest rising research institution

Our Science and Engineering Faculty is one of the fastest rising institutions in the world and top in Australia for scientific research.

Source: 2019 Nature Index

Above world standard research

90 per cent of our faculty’s research ranks as above or well above world standard, placing us among the very best STEM faculties in Australia for quality of research.

Source: Excellence in Research for Australia

Institutes, centres and facilities

We are home to many institutes and centres that feature world-class facilities and infrastructure, that allow our researchers to enhance and develop their research excellence.

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The LABS

We showcase our faculty's high-impact research stories, expert commentary, current discoveries and real-world solutions.

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News

14 Feb 2020

Mimicking nature for sustainable energy solutions

A QUT researcher is mimicking the sub-microscopic structures and optical properties of natural objects, such as seashells, fish scales and fly eyes, to develop sustainable energy solutions and ways to benefit the environment.

18 Feb 2020

Protecting Australia’s environments needs citizens to get back to nature

World-renowned Australian mammalogist Dr Andrew Baker says getting back to nature could ultimately help us keep governments accountable for environmental policies.

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