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The University of Queensland

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions. The school strives for excellence through the creation, preservation, transfer and application of knowledge. For more than a century, UQ has educated and worked with outstanding people to deliver knowledge leadership for a better world.

UQ has a strong focus on teaching excellence, winning more Australian Teaching and Learning Council Awards for Teaching Excellence than any other university in the country and attracting the majority of Queensland's highest academic achievers, as well as top interstate and overseas students.

The educators of UQ are committed to excellence in learning experiences and outcomes for their students.

The university’s outstanding 225,000-plus alumni include a Nobel laureate, the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, an Academy Award winner, and leaders in government, law, science, public service and the arts. The university celebrates its alumni as its greatest assets. Their achievements make the university great – and, in return, the university will work hard to strengthen its reputation.

This institute is rated 5+ Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
=43
2014
=46
2015
=51
2016
  • 77.60
    Overall Score
  • 93.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 82.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 33.1
    Faculty Student
  • 79.9
    Citations per Faculty
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 84.6
    International Students
=10
2016
  • 77.00
    Overall Score
  • 73.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 85.9
    Employer Reputation
  • 82.1
    Citations per Paper
  • 71.3
    H-index Citations
33
2014
30
2015
  • 82.70
    Overall Score
  • 87.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 89.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 79.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 75.1
    H-index Citations
51-60
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 63.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 94.7
    Partnerships with Employers
  • 84.4
    Graduate Employment Rate
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,247
International
1,689

Number of students

37,653
Postgraduate 21%
Undergraduate 79%

Number of international students

9,780
Postgraduate 43%
Undergraduate 57%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

43 Undergraduate Courses

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47 Postgraduate Courses

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