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Student stories

Hear from real students and graduates about what it’s actually like studying at university, and where QUT has taken them. From courses to student clubs, they’ll share what they’ve learned inside the classroom and beyond.

Abbey's story

Abbey is getting hands-on, real-world experience as part of her double degree in nursing and paramedic science at QUT.

Watch as Australian Army medics join forces with QUT students for a mock exercise on dealing with trauma in the field.

Our Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Paramedic Science

Tharanga's story

Science and engineering student Tharanga has been getting valuable hands-on experience with her placement at GPA Engineering.

The placement has bridged the gaps in her knowledge and given her insight into a range of industries.

Our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Chemical Process)

Dan's story

As part of his social work and psychology degree, Dan has a work integrated learning placement at Stepping Stone Clubhouse.

There he puts his university skills into practice and works and learns alongside social workers and psychologists.

Our Bachelor of Social Work
Caption: Australian Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove with Lady Cosgrove and QUT recipients of 2019 New Colombo Plan Scholarships – Sean Wanna, Bryce Devlin and Maddison Simpson-Treichel

Scholars plan new opportunities abroad

Three QUT students are off to Asia after Foreign Affairs Minister Marise Payne last night (November 26) announced the 2019 recipients of Australia’s prestigious New Colombo Plan Scholarships.


Can a beanie be as safe as a helmet?

An entrepreneurial QUT engineering student has invented a shape-shifting beanie to give snow-goers a more comfortable alternative to a helmet.

Mitzi Christie, Master of Business graduate

QUT can prepare you for change

Update your knowledge and gain industry connections