The University of Queensland (UQ)
The University of Queensland (UQ), located in Australia, was founded in 1909 with the signing of the University Act. It is one of Australia's leading research and teaching institutions, and it is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world. The university's motto is Scientia ac Labore (Latin), which translates to "through knowledge and hard labour." UQ is committed to teaching excellence. It has received the most Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) than any other university in the country.

Cost of attendance

The cost of Undergraduate Programs is around ₹1,975,590 / Year and for the Post Graduate Program it is around ₹2,549,731 / Year.


UQ has a large number of authorised accommodation providers who provide high-quality serviced apartments for students. These locations can be reserved ahead of time. They may have non-student inhabitants as well as students from various universities. These accommodations can be reserved through the University's student services department. They provide ten Residential Colleges for over 3,000 students from Australia and around the world studying at Brisbane institutions. At St Lucia, a student sleeping on-campus in fully provided accommodation, including utilities (gas, electricity, and water), may expect to pay between $2000 and $2800 per month. Gatton rent is $1190 per month. Off-campus housing costs between 480-1760 per month for a single student.

Acceptance rate

There are 53696 students registered in total. There are 13,436 international students in total. Though the acceptance percentage varies significantly from year to year, the anticipated average annual acceptance rate is 40%. When it comes to admitting new students, the university is fairly selective and focuses on an applicant's entire development.


Apart from its main campus in St. Lucia, Brisbane, The University of Queensland also includes campuses at Gatton, Herston, and UQ Brisbane City, as well as 11 other facilities/centers distributed across the city. UQ Campus houses various museums and collections, as well as over 220 clubs and groups. The on-campus library has around 2.17 million book titles. The university owns Boyce Gardens, which is open to the public and rents out rooms for meetings, seminars, and short courses. In addition, the university provides a pleasant cultural interaction through its common areas, which are open to all students.


The University of Queensland (UQ) Business School has again been confirmed as a top international business school by global accrediting organisation EQUIS, gaining reaccreditation for the next five years.

Jobs and Placement

The Student Employability Centre at UQ provides students with opportunities, options, and support for career growth and enhancement. UQ believes that each student has dreams, and it attempts to guide students to become masters in their chosen field of study. Students are given opportunity to gain global experiences by participating in conferences and research. Students have access to over 220 clubs and organisations to help them succeed in their professions. A Nobel laureate, an Academy Award winner, and leaders in government, law, research, public service, and the arts are among the University's exceptional 268,000-plus graduates. The average job placement rate for graduates from UQ is 78.2% for an average full-time rate for Bachelor's degree, and the national average is 73.3%. The top recruiters employing graduates from the university include University of Queensland, GREEN CROSS, Aecom Corporation, Flight Centre Ltd, RACQ. 

QS Ranking

#47 in QS Global World Rankings, 2022.

The Ranking

#54 in World University Rankings by Times Higher Education, 2022.

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