Why QUT

Each year, many people make QUT their first choice for study. Here's why you should make it yours.

A reputation you can count on

Our reputation means your degree will be highly regarded wherever you choose to pursue your career, both in Australia and across the globe.

In 2017, The Times Higher Education World University awarded QUT the top Queensland university under 50 years, and 24th in the world under 50 years. We were also ranked in the top 300 globally.

Creating your future

When you choose to study at QUT, you're giving yourself the best chance to stand out from the crowd and secure your dream job. Throughout your studies you'll develop your professional skills and make valuable industry connections.

The world is changing and we're changing with it. We'll prepare you for the real world of today, and more importantly, tomorrow.

Learn from the best

Award-winning teachers

Our performance is exceptional in the Australian Awards for University Teaching and Fellowship program, which recognises efforts to advance learning and teaching in higher education. We have received 100 Australian Awards for University Teaching to date, so you know you'll be taught by award-winning teaching staff.

Industry connections

We know what employers want in our graduates, because we ask them. Our courses are designed and reviewed in consultation with professionals to match changing industry needs. Our connections also mean many of our courses include work experience or opportunities to work on real projects, so that you graduate with the skills you'll need in your career.

Outstanding facilities

In recent years, more than $500 million has been spent to enhance lecture theatres, studios, laboratories and communal work spaces across our campuses to offer you the best environment for study and building your practical skills.

We have campuses at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove in central Brisbane. With high-quality academic, recreational and support facilities, our campuses are the perfect place to study.

Check out the learning spaces and specialised facilities at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses.

Global outlook

With our world-class courses and learning facilities, and programs for overseas exchange and engagement, you will be prepared to work in Australia and internationally.

Explore international study opportunities, or study a language as part of your course.

The time of your life

University is more than a place to learn, it's a whole new world of opportunity. You'll study in a culturally diverse and inclusive environment. We provide support, social activities and development opportunities to help you discover your place in the world and make the most of your time at university.

Real-world courses

As one of Australia's leading universities, QUT offers you a broad range of undergraduate degrees that helps you prepare for a successful career in a changing world. Our courses are up-to-date with flexible options tailored for your interests.