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The University of Queensland

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private


  • FOCUS Comprehensive


For more than a century, The University of Queensland (UQ) has maintained a global reputation for creating positive change by delivering knowledge leadership for a better world.

UQ consistently ranks in the world’s top universities, is one of only three Australian members of the global Universitas 21, and is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) universities.

More than 51,000 students study across UQ’s three beautiful campuses in South-East Queensland. This includes about 13,300 international students who contribute to UQ’s diverse, supportive and inclusive campus community. 

UQ has won more Australian Awards for University Teaching than any other university, and is committed to providing students with the best opportunities and practical experiences, empowering them with transferable knowledge and skills that will prepare them to exceed expectations throughout their careers.

UQ’s greatest assets are its 244,000 successful graduates, who include more than 13,000 PhDs. Our successful alumni network spans 170 countries. 

Our students have access to the latest and most advanced disciplinary knowledge as a result of UQ research informing our programs. With international learning opportunities, partnerships that provide support and industry insight, and inspirational teaching staff, students are encouraged to ask the questions that create change. UQ's beautiful campus environment matches the best higher education settings in the world, including extensive recreation and sporting facilities and world-class buildings.  

CRICOS Provider Number 00025B

  • 78.6
    Overall Score
  • 94.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 83.4
    Citations per Faculty
  • 84.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 30.8
    Faculty Student
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 87.3
    International Students
  • 78.3
    Overall Score
  • 72
    Academic Reputation
  • 85.5
    Citations per Paper
  • 86.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 80.5
    H-index Citations
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 69.7
    Overall Score
  • 45.3
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 47.4
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 67.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 87.9
    Graduate Employment Rate
  • 92.9
    Partnerships with Employers
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Number of academic faculty staff

In total

Number of students

Postgraduate 22%
Undergraduate 78%

Number of international students

Postgraduate 44%
Undergraduate 56%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

72 Undergraduate Courses

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47 Postgraduate Courses

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