Study urban development

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Study our unique courses in construction management, quantity surveying and cost engineering, property economics, and urban and regional planning.

Why study urban development at QUT?

  • Choose from nationally and internationally unique courses.
  • Get hands-on experience in our engineering labs and workshops, as well as field trips, site visits and industry placements.
  • Complete a research project and graduate better prepared to work in the industry with an integrated honours degree.
  • Learn from industry professionals with years of experience in urban development.

Study unique courses

We offer nationally and internationally unique courses in:

  • construction management
  • quantity surveying and cost engineering
  • property economics
  • urban and regional planning.

Our integrated honours programs offer you a fourth year of study to further develop your skills, get real experience and make industry contacts before graduating with an advanced qualification.

Hands-on learning

Get practical experience in our engineering labs and field work. Our flexible computer lab spaces and field work opportunities let you get real experience in:

  • hands-on design
  • current industry software applications
  • site practicals.

Opportunities for research

Our research projects include:

  • Airport Metropolis
  • Airports of the Future
  • the Samford Ecological Research Facility (SERF).

We're a research partner and host of centres and institutes including:

  • the Construction Industry Institute of Australia
  • Institute of Future Environments
  • Centre of Emergency and Disaster Management.

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    2 George St
    Brisbane QLD
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    QUT Science and Engineering Faculty
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001