Queensland University of Technology

Queensland University of Technology ( QUT ) is a highly successful Australian university with an applied emphasis in courses and research. Based in Brisbane, the university has a global outlook, some 42,000 students, including 6000 from overseas, and an annual budget of more than AU$750 million.

Courses are in high demand and its graduate employment rate is well above the national average for Australian universities.

Learning and Teaching Unit

The Learning and Teaching Unit works collaboratively with faculties and divisions to create innovative strategies to support high quality student learning, and implement efficient and effective enabling systems.

Relevant activities of the Learning and Teaching Unit to date, have focused on :

  • The compilation of consolidated data sets on teaching quality, as an evidence base for improving learning and teaching practices.
  • Oversight of three Teaching and Learning commissioned projects, under the umbrella term of “supporting real world learning”.
  • Academic policy review, development and refreshment, most notably in customised education, curriculum design, curriculum development and approval, course quality assurance and assessment.

Exciting Learning Spaces :

A message from the Vice – Chancellor about how we’re rejuvenating study spaces, and providing new and innovative spaces for our research and coursework students, across our faculties and institutes.
QUT aims to provide outstanding learning environments and programs that lead to excellent outcomes for graduates, enabling them to work in, and guide, a world characterised by increasing change.

Courses Offered by Queensland University of Technology

http://www.qut.edu.au/international/find-a-course

Services and Facilities

Accommodation :

We have several services available to assist you in finding housing during your studies.

Classifieds online :

QUT Student Guild offers online classifieds for students to list and find jobs, accommodation, typists, tutors, or to buy and sell belongings.

International student advice and counselling :

We provide a professional, confidential and free counselling service to international students and Australian students from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Parking :

Full information about permits, parking allocations for staff, students, disabled drivers and visitors who need to park on campus.

Shuttle Bus :

We provide shuttle buses for students and staff travelling between the Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses.

Student Centres :

Student Centres are a face-to-face service for student enquiries.

Student Financial Assistance Scheme :

Assistance is available for students who are experiencing unexpected financial hardship that is adversely affecting their education.

Borrowing Services :

We have libraries on all three campuses

We provide shuttle buses for students and staff travelling between the Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses.

Student Centres :

Student Centres are a face-to-face service for student enquiries.

Student Financial Assistance Scheme :

Assistance is available for students who are experiencing unexpected financial hardship that is adversely affecting their education.

Borrowing Services :

We have libraries on all three campuses.

Chaplaincy :

Chaplaincy services are available on campus to help people of all faiths with personal needs, pastoral care and the services of the church.

Childcare :

QUT offer childcare services on the Kelvin Grove and Caboolture campuses.

Clubs and Societies :

The QUT Guild offers students the opportunity to be involved in a range of clubs and societies.

Event Management :

QUT Events provide a wide spectrum of event management disciplines to support QUT staff organise and run successful events.

Exchange :

The Student Exchange program at QUT offers international study opportunities to outbound QUT students and inbound international students.

Aquatic, Fitness and Cycle Facilities :

Aquatic Centre at QUT’s Science and Engineering Centre at Gardens Point campus is open to students, staff and the public.

Ask QUT :

skQUT is an online knowledge base containing common questions and answers for staff and students.

Binding :

QUT Printing Services ( QPS ) provides access to self-service binding equipment at the Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses.

Catering :

Catering services are delivered through a variety of outlet types including refectories, food court, retailer coffee shops, mobile carts and vending equipment.

Facilities Hire :

Facilities on all QUT campuses are available for hire to individuals and external organisations on a charge-for-use basis when not required by the University.

IELTS Testing :

The IELTS tests are designed to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is the language of communication.

Lost Property :

Each campus operates a lost and found property service. Students and staff are encouraged to report any lost items to the Student Centre.

Parenting Rooms and Baby Change Facilities :

Parenting rooms and baby change facilities are available on all three campuses.

Parking :

Full information about permits, parking allocations for staff, students, disabled drivers and visitors who need to park on campus.

Print and Online Information Resources :

The Library provides access to a large number of print and online information resources including books, journals, audio visual material, ebooks and more.

Student Centres :

Student Centres are a face-to-face service for student enquiries.

Health and Wellbeing

Nutrition and Dietetics Clinic :

QUT Health Clinics – Nutrition & Dietetics offers individual consultations as well as nutrition and lifestyle groups and cooking demonstrations.

Optometry Clinic :

QUT Optometry Clinic provides lens prescriptions and eye examinations,contact lenses, children’s vision, and vision rehabilitation.

Parenting Rooms and Baby Change Facilities :

Parenting rooms and baby change facilities are available on all three campuses.

Podiatry Clinic :

QUT Health Clinics – Podiatry provides general foot care, diabetes management, children’s foot care and orthotics and treatment for acute foot problems.

Psychology and Counselling Clinic :

The clinic provides affordable, professional Psychology, Family Therapy and Counselling services for the general public and staff and students of QUT.

International Students

Support for Students :

International Student Services are dedicated to supporting and guiding international students with :

  • Pre – arrival information and briefings
  • Airport reception
  • Accommodation services
  • International orientation programs
  • Personal advice and counselling
  • Financial help
  • Language and learning support
  • Social and recreational activities
  • Support for families
  • Life skills and graduating student workshops

Airport Pick – Up :

We can organise to meet you at the airport when you arrive in Brisbane and take you to your accommodation.

Accommodation :

We can help you find somewhere to live when you arrive in Brisbane.

Orientation :

You must attend an orientation session for your particular course or program.

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