School of Justice

Careers with conviction

'If you want to make a difference and pursue a career where no two days are the same, the School of Justice is for you.

We prepare you for the real-world with practical skills, like how to produce briefing notes, campaign strategies and presentations.'

Professor John Scott
Head, School of Justice 

Study justice

Meet the School of Justice team

Meet the external members of the School of Justice Advisory Committee

Student experience

Chris Mulyadi is interested in law enforcement and counter-terrorism, so the Bachelor of Justice, majoring in criminology and policing, is perfect for him.

"The course has been fantastic for opportunities in networking with industry professionals in fields like policing."

Join Chris on his day as a Justice student in this short video.

Real-world learning

'I chose QUT because the practical placement was incredibly attractive to me.

One of my placements was with Queensland Corrective Services. I was able to participate in programs for convicted sexual offenders and drug offenders to reintegrate them into society.

Rejen Cabili-Hayes, Justice and human services graduate

Work experience

Practical learning

International opportunities

Career options

Careers with heart

Our courses prepare you for a wide range of career paths, including:

  • law enforcement
  • corrections, probation and parole
  • intelligence and security
  • social justice
  • policy and governance.

Research centre

We are internationally renowned for our studies in:

  • technologies and digital justice
  • activism and social change
  • gender, sexuality and violence
  • policing, diversity and society
  • southern criminology

QUT Centre for Justice

Scholarships and support

Students can access a range of supports to help you through your studies.

We can connect you with experienced justice student mentors who share their knowledge and study tips.

You may be eligible for a scholarship or other financial assistance.

The QUT Justice Society provides social and professional opportunities.

Scholarships and support

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