University of Queensland

About the university

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

UQ ranks in the top 50 as measured by the US News Best Global Universities Rankings and the QS World University Rankings. The University also ranks 56 in the Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities; 65 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and 77 in the Academic Ranking of World Universities.

 UQ is also the largest university in Queensland.

UQ is one of only three Australian members of the global Universitas 21, a founding member of the Group of Eight (Go8) universities, and a member of Universities Australia.

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