Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is an innovative and dynamic institution with an international reputation. A research-intensive university, the institution has pioneered new methods of teaching, learning and research. The university is ranked in the world's top 250 by the QS World University Rankings, 2019 and is placed 179th globally by the THE World University Rankings, 2020.
Ranked as one of the top three Young Universities in Australia (THE Young University Rankings, 2019), QUT has over 50,000 students, including 8,944 international students. These students are well served by an institution that offers hundreds of study options at various levels and across multiple fields, including education, engineering, creative industries, law and business. The university enhances its offering through close partnerships with government organisations and top universities across the globe.
Faculty at QUT are internationally renowned with a wealth of experience, all of whom aid the development of students. The quality of teaching on offer at the university is borne out by the increasing number of teaching awards it has received, with recognition being given across categories such as teaching excellence and citations.
Known as a real-world university, QUT provides courses designed to work in the field to which they relate, with input from industry experts. Students get the chance to undertake work experience on real projects and are able to leave QUT with relevant, up-to-date skills.
Based across two central campuses in Brisbane, students have access to a large choice of facilities, from sports centres to high-tech learning venues. There are also numerous support services on offer to students, from counselling to skills workshops, all aimed at providing students with the ideal environment in which to live and learn. Brisbane provides a great location for international students to live, with an enviable climate, a wide range of activities and excellent accommodation.