Research

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

Study with us

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

Our research degrees

Partner with us

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

27 Nov 2020

Jaguars robust to climate extremes but lack of food threatens species

A new QUT-led study has found wild jaguars in the Amazon can cope with climate extremes in the short-term, but numbers will rapidly decline if weather events increase in frequency, diminishing sources of food.

27 Nov 2020

Collaboration aims to boost environmental sustainability

A community engagement collaboration between QUT and the Barcaldine Regional Council aims to explore ways to boost environmental sustainability, increase employment and elevate industry diversification in Central West Queensland.