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QUT hosts training for national and intervarsity events, as well as competitions and social sport.

Join a sporting club

QUT Sport supports the growth and development of sport and recreation clubs on campus.

We host competitive and social sporting clubs across range of activities, including athletics, football, esports, water polo, baseball, cricket, hockey, motorsport, and rugby.

QUT has fitness clubs and aquatic centres on both campuses, a multipurpose sports stadium with running track, an esport arena, and a tennis centre.

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Latest in sport

Sapphire lining for QUT Wildcats in Grand Final Win

The QUT Wildcats netball team have won the inaugural Netball Queensland Sapphire Series defeating reigning premiers, the Brisbane North Cougars 60 - 49 at the Queensland State Netball Centre. 

QUT Student Rachael Watson swims to Silver & Bronze at World Para Swimming Championships

QUT Bachelor of Education student and elite athlete Rachel Watson returned a silver and bronze medallist from the World Para Swimming Championships held in London from the 9 - 15 September.

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National University Championships

UniSport Nationals sees students compete in up to 29 different sporting competitions against opponents from other universities across the country.

Rivalry is fierce between universities, with the championships held in different states throughout Australia from year to year.

Nationals League of Legends

The national university championships in esports are contested remotely via a round robin tournament of League of Legends.

QUT esports players train for the event in our purpose-built Esports Arena in the lead up to the grand final hosted by RIOT Games.

Indigenous Nationals

QUT Sport in collaboration with the QUT Oodgeroo Unit, sends teams to the Indigenous National University Championships for a mixed competition style event.

Students participate in touch football, basketball, netball and volleyball.


Our students compete against rival universities in intervarsity events, featuring sports such as cricket, soccer, table tennis, rugby union sevens and tennis.

The sport options may change from year to year but the events are free to both participants and spectators.

Get involved

Individual sports

In collaboration with UniSport Australia, other universities, and state and national sporting organisations, QUT sends representative teams to standalone sporting events throughout the year.

Competitions include swimming, T20 cricket, triathlons and athletics, and you can register your interest and stay informed about upcoming trials.


If you're more of a sport fan than an actual player, you can still get involved and win prizes as part of our QUT Tigers support crew.

Sporting scholarships

We offer up to 30 elite athlete scholarships each year to eligible students.  Athletes must meet academic and citizenship requirements and provide written evidence of the relevant national or state sporting organisations that verifies the athlete's stage of development in Australia's FTEM sporting framework.

Apply for our scholarships

Elite athlete program

If you're an athlete and you've been competing at an elite level, you may be eligible to access academic flexibility, support services, personal and professional development opportunities, scholarships and funding.  You may also be able to make an adjustment to your selection rank to assist with entry to QUT.

Our elite program

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