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University of Queensland

University of Queensland)- The University of Queensland (UQ) is a public research university primarily located in Queensland's capital city, Brisbane, Australia. Founded in 1909 by the state parliament, UQ is Australia's fifth oldest university and is colloquially known as a sandstone university. UQ is considered to be one of Australia's leading universities and is ranked as the 48th most reputable university in the world. The University of Queensland is a founding member of online higher education consortium edX, Australia's research-intensive Group of Eight, and the global Universitas 21 network. The main St Lucia campus occupies much of the riverside inner suburb of St Lucia, southwest of the Brisbane central business district. Other UQ campuses and facilities are located throughout Queensland, the largest of which are the Gatton campus and the Mayne Medical School. UQ's overseas establishments include the Brunei Clinical School and the UQ-Ochsner Clinical School in Louisiana, United States. The university offers associate, bachelor, master and doctoral degrees through a college, a graduate school and six faculties. UQ incorporates over one hundred research institutes and centers, such as the Boeing Research and Technology Australia Centre, the Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology and the UQ Dow Centre. Recent research achievements of the university include pioneering the invention of the HPV vaccine that prevents cervical cancer and the development of high-performance superconducting MRI magnets for portable scanning of human limbs.UQ is consistently ranked first for business administration, mining engineering and life sciences in Australia. UQ notable alumni and staff include two N obel laureates (Peter C. Doherty and John Harsanyi), the first female Governor-General of Australia Dame Quentin Bryce, President of the University of California San Francisco Sam Hawgood, actor and Triple Crown of Acting winner Geoffrey Rush, triple Grammy Award winner Tim Munro, and former Chief Justices of Australia and the CEO of Dow Chemical Andrew N. Liveris.

Campus and Facilities

   The 274 acres (111 ha) campus includes sporting fields, gardens, duck ponds, and cycling tracks. The Ring Road which runs from Sir William McGregor Drive to Chancellor's place running past the Union Complex and the Bookshop and the JD Story Building enables access close to most of the built areas on campus for dropping off from vehicles.Chancellor's Place Bus stop, Institute for Molecular BioscienceThe university is served by the University of Queensland ferry wharf, the westernmost stop and terminus of the CityCat service. TransLink also operates two bus stations on campus: the University of Queensland bus station at Chancellor's Place in the west, connecting passengers to Brisbane's inner west suburbs such as Indooroopilly, Toowong and Milton; and the UQ Lakes busway station in the east, the western terminus of the Eastern Busway, with services to Brisbane's inner south suburbs such as Woolloongabba, Carindale and Mount Gravatt via the Eleanor Schonell Bridge. This bridge also allows pedestrians and cyclists to cross the Brisbane River, to reach Dutton Park. The closest stops of the Queensland Rail City network are the Toowong railway station, Park Road railway station, and Dutton Park railway station.There are 3 refectories that provide food for students. These are the Main Refectory in the Student Union Complex, the Biological Sciences Refectory under the Biological Sciences Library, and the Physiology Refectory under the Physiology Lecture Theatres.The Student Union Complex houses the Student Union and other student services.

 


Course Detail And Eligibility


  1. Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  2. Master of Computer Science
  3. Master of Tourism, Hotel and Event Management
  4. Master of Engineering
  5. Master of Agricultural Science (MAgrSc)
  6. Master of Data Science
  7. Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  8. Master of Engineering Science (Management)
  9. Master of Food Science and Technology
  10. Bachelor of Computer Science
  11. Bachelor of Business Managemen
  12. Bachelor of Information Technology in Computer Systems and Network
  13. Master of Information Technology
  14. Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Honours)
  15. Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)
  16. Master of Biotechnology
  17. Bachelors of Arts/International Hotel and Tourism Management (BA/BIHTM)
  18. Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
  19. Master of Psychology
  20. Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)




 

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