QUTeX is a revolution in professional and executive development, bringing together knowledge from across the whole University, to help you to up-skill and stay relevant using QUT’s signature real world focus.
Why is being a life-long learner important for your career?
Life-long learners remain current, valuable and provide a competitive advantage for themselves and the businesses they contribute to.
of tasks by people are expected to be automated by 2030.*Source: McKinsey Australia, 2018
is the rate at which soft skill intensive occupations will grow*Source: EY, 2019
of employers say soft skills matter as much or more than hard skills*Source: LinkedIn 2019
8 in 10
executives in a survey viewed continuous learning as an important or very important issue.*Source: Deloitte Human Capital Trends
Find a course to advance your career
QUTeX courses are designed by experts and enable learners to extend existing skills, learn new skills, become more adaptable, more multi-disciplined and more valuable in the future.
Develop crucial personal and professional skills in project and process management, leadership, negotiation, mindfulness, and decision making.View Courses
Communicate with confidence, discover the power of negotiation, or improve your speech writing and presentation skills to become a more engaging and persuasive communicator.View Courses
Develop the capabilities to enable innovation and transformation to take advantage of today’s opportunity-rich digital environment.View Courses
From planning and preparedness to response and recovery, develop your capacity to assist with organisational or community recovery from disaster or major incidents.View Courses
Want to make a bigger difference in the classroom? Get the specialist knowledge you need to take your teaching to the next level. The more you learn, the more they learn.View Courses
Fast-track your understanding of government structures and processes to supercharge your public sector career and deliver exceptional public value.View Courses
Health and Community
Re-familiarise or gain an in depth understanding in specialist areas like CT image production, surgical anatomy, and palliative care. Upskill in health management, leadership, law, and ethics.View Courses
Demonstrate your proficiency to prospective employers with the New Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) or develop a better understanding of Chinese people and their culture.View Courses
Law and Justice
Understand the basics of contract law, professional mediation, law and ethics or complete the Trainee Solicitors Program and Supplementary Training for law graduates.View Courses
Learn the skills you need today, so you can impact the world of tomorrow. Develop and implement strategies for success, manage stakeholder relationships and build strong and resilient teams.View Courses
Enable transformation through innovation, human-centered leadership, workforce change, thought leadership and new technology implementation.View Courses
Bolster your decision making with Lean Six Sigma, learn how to implement transformative technology, or underpin your skills in electricity supply engineering.View Courses
It has given me connection and perspectiveI knew how to get things done in my workplace but I couldn’t have articulated the theories and frameworks to explain why what I was doing worked. Completing this study gave me a language that allows me to engage with Senior/Executive leaders within the organisation; to anticipate their needs and drivers. This helped me to be prepared with sound evidence-based approaches to improved business outcomes.Kristen Walker, Enterprise Leadership program participant
Give yourself permission to invest in yourselfIt has given me the confidence to step into opportunities that I would normally shy away from and has given me great frameworks to use for a range of different situations. From understanding people to creating change, I have a whole tool kit that I can now tap into.Katie Bickerton, Enterprise Leadership program participant
Nobody gets their career into top gear by remaining in their comfort zoneThe learning and reflection were therapeutic and a boost to my confidence. It is a thing of strength to see how much one has grown, and it encourages you to take on the future with strength and courage. The PSMP had some profound positive impact on a personal level for me.Dr Akindeji Falaki, Public Sector Management Program participant