About The University of Queensland
The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading teaching and research universities. With a strong focus on teaching excellence, UQ has won more national teaching awards than any other Australian university.
UQ is also one of only three Australian members of the global Universitas 21; a founding member of the Group of Eight (Go8) universities; a member of Universities Australia; and one of only three Australian charter members of the global edX consortium for massive open online courses (MOOCs).
UQ Global Reputation
UQ is in the top 100 universities globally in the 3 major rankings
In the world
QS World University Rankings, 2018
In the world
Times Higher Education World University, 2017/18
In the world
Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2017
UQ ranks in the world’s top universities, as measured by several key independent rankings, including CWTS Leiden Ranking (32)*, Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities (40), QS World University Rankings (47), the U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings (42), Academic Ranking of World Universities (55), and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (69).
UQ’s 264,000 graduates are an engaged network of global alumni spanning more than 170 countries, and include approximately 14,000 PhDs. More than 53,600 current students, including more than 18,600 postgraduate students and approximately 18,000 international students from 135 countries, currently study across UQ’s 3 campuses in South East Queensland.
*CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019 measured by the Impact indicator P(top 10%), ordered by P(top 10%) with fractional counting.
UQ’s 6 faculties, 8 globally recognised research institutes and more than 100 research centres attract an interdisciplinary community of 1500 scientists, social scientists and engineers who continue UQ’s tradition of research leadership. Some of our research highlights include Gardasil®, the cervical cancer vaccine; Triple P – Positive Parenting Program; world-leading MRI technology; discovering the new disease HBSL; and developing microalgae as a green-power biofuel.
As a UQ student our research, work-integrated learning and connections prepare you to forge an exciting career. Outside the classroom you can participate in our career resources and networking events, and participate in the UQ Employability Award program to build the skills that future employers value. There are also exchange opportunities to our 200 partner institutions in 38 countries, and access to more than 220 clubs and societies.
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|Science International Scholarship||$3000|
|Malaysia Global Leader Scholarship||$5,000-$10,000 off tuition fees|
|UQ Economics Scholarship – Malaysia||50% of the tuition fees|
|MBA Student Scholarship||25% of the tuition fees|
|Miriam E. Wippell Undergraduate Scholarship||$750 per semester (1st year)|
|International Scholarship in Conservation Biology||Up to $10,000|
|UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program||$1,500 support services|
|HASS Scholarships for Excellence||$10,000 tuition fee|
|Master of Pharmaceutical Industry Practice International Student Scholarship||$5,000- $10,000 tuition fees|
|EAIT International Award- Year 12||$10,000 tuition fees (1 year)|
|Foundation Year Scholarship||25% off tuition fees|
*Note: The indicated course fees is per annum based and based on completing a standard full time study load. Fees may increase yearly.