Study at University Of Queensland

Australia

Public University, Estd. in 1909

Updated on - October 7th 2019 by Rachit Agrawal

Overview

University Of Queensland Facts

 Queensland University is some of the most growing research institutions in Australia. Queensland university is ranked 24th in the Times Higher Education 200, under 50 rankings in the past year. Therefore, it became the second-highest ranked university of Australia. Also, it came in the list of top 1% universities around the world. 

  • This university has a Business School and it was the first business school in Australia to achieve triple international accreditation. The accreditations came from very reputed agencies AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA. It is also one of the most famous business institutes in the continent.
  • It is one of the universities which come in the top 1% list of institutions worldwide. Queensland University is ranked 1st in Australia. It was ranked 24th in the world for Communication and Media Studies by the QS World University Ranking by Subject last year.
  • More than 89% of the international students are satisfied with the experience at the university as reported by the International Student Barometer Queensland, 2016. There are more than 5000 international students.
  •  Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings in 2017 ranked it second in Australia. Being a highly ranked institution, it has maintained these ranks since its rise. The research focused curriculum has made it very well received university among world. 
  • It also has the highest number of students among reputed universities around Australia. The number only because of the best facilities they provide. QUT also  receives highest funds from Australian government.

Popular Courses

1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,121,804.64
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,224,304.00
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT

About University Of Queensland

History

The University of Adelaide informally known as Adelaide University is a government funded institution located in Adelaide, South Australia. It was founded in 1874, making it the third oldest university in Australia. The main campus of this university is located at the North Terrace in Adelaide city centre, which is neighboring to the Art Gallery of Australia, the South Australian Museum with the State Library of South Australia. The first dean of this institution was Sir Richard Hanson with the first vice chancellor named Augustus Short. The first degree was offered here, Bachelor of Arts which university started teaching from March 1876. 

Overview

Situated in the urban coastal city of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is one of the prominent public research universities in Australia. With a global outlook and a ‘real-world’ focus, the university is one of Australia's fastest progressing research universities and the courses are in high demand.

QUT is an ambitious and cooperative university that develops industry skills in students which they need to face the challenges of the corporate world. Over the years, QUT has raised its stature and has progressed. In1988, the Queensland University of Technology Act was passed following approval of universal status for the Queensland Institute of Technology.

Notable Alumni

There are several notable alumni who have studied at University Of Queensland. Some of the notable alumni of University Of Queensland are:

NameDescription
Adrian PaganAn Australian economist and Professor of Economics in the School of Economics at the University of Sydney
Jock R. AndersonAgricultural economist at the World Bank; emeritus professor at the University of New England
Ian CallinanFormer Justice of the High Court of Australia
Madhan KarkyIndian lyricist, research associate, software engineer and film dialogue writer
Amber RenaeAn Australian fashion stylist, designer, television personality and model

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Courses and Fees

Popular Degrees

M.C.M. (Master of Computer Management)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.C.A. (Master of Computer Applications)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.C.A. + M.C.A. (Bachelors of Computer Application + Masters of Computer Application)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.C.A. (Bachelor of Computer Applications)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,243,609.28
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.C.A. + M.Sc. (Bachelors of Computer Application + Masters of Sciences)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 2,224,304.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL

Browse Courses by Area of Study

Business & Management

18 Courses

Computer Science & IT

4 Courses

Education

6 Courses

Engineering

20 Courses

Fine Arts

3 Courses

Law

4 Courses

Mathematics

7 Courses

Medicine

5 Courses

Professional Studies

1 Courses

Science

54 Courses

Social Science

24 Courses

Sports

2 Courses

List of courses

1.

Master Of Veterinary Science

1.5-years | 3,283,576.32/- | PG

2.

Master Of Urban And Regional Planning

2-years | 2,040,484.16/- | PG

3.

Master Of Tourism Leadership

1.5-years | 2,101,757.44/- | PG

4.

Master Of Teaching - Primary

2-years | 2,228,500.80/- | PG

5.

Master Of Sustainable Energy

1.5-years | 2,243,609.28/- | PG

6.

Master Of Speech Pathology Studies

2.5-years | 2,343,493.12/- | PG

7.

Master Of Social Work

2-years | 1,379,907.84/- | PG

8.

Master Of Psychology - Health

2-years | 2,121,062.72/- | PG

9.

Master Of Physiotherapy Studies

2-years | 2,929,366.40/- | PG

10.

Master Of Petroleum Engineering

1.5-years | 2,243,609.28/- | PG

Admission Procedures

How to Apply

Students are required to have completed Australian Year 12 or an equivalent of Australian basis. For students from India, three best subjects excluding language and non-academic subject is counted. Individuals must give the exams like IELTS, PTE and TOEFL for English language proficiency.

  • Identify location of campus, university and the stream of your interest
  • Request university for Application form
  • Take various required entrance tests
  • Arrange and prepare the essays and recommendation letters with SOPs
  • Report your test scores to the university.

Requirements & Eligibility

Area of StudyUGPG
ArchitectureIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
Business and ManagementIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
Computer Science and ITIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
EducationIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
EngineeringIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
Fine ArtsIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
LawIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
MathematicsIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
MedicineIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
Professional StudiesIELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
ScienceIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
Social ScienceIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
SportsIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 87
IELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -

Important Deadlines

Area of StudyUGPG
Architecture December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Business and Management December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Computer Science and IT December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Education December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Engineering December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Fine Arts December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Law December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Mathematics December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Medicine December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Professional Studies - December 10,2019
Science December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Social Science December 10,2019 December 10,2019
Sports December 10,2019 -

Life at University Of Queensland

Student Life

The student life on campus is very awesome as there are bounding rules; however things like smoking and liquor are strictly prohibited. The students have food cafes and various activities centre which opens up 24/7 making students life easy.

  • QUT have athlete programs to help students with the sports.
  • Like other universities, it also has all kinds of facilities for physically-disable students.
  • Individuals can enjoy in cafeterias even in night times. 
  • Students can also participate in state activities even if they are foreigners.

International Students

There are various programs on campus for international students where they can learn different  things apart from the course like sports, cultural events etc. The campus has many things where people can enjoy the native things like food and all. International students have group activities with country counterparts like sports events where everybody enjoys. International students like other universities are also provided facilities to work inside the university departments in case they have heavy education loans. The part time job can be of a waiter or an assistant.

 Accommodation Details

The overall residential facilities are fabulous in the university hostels with all advance facilities for the students. Like Adelaide University, University of Queensland held a reputation among other universities of the country as it did not set any big differences campus for individual accommodation, because of some ideological differences. 

Enrollment Procedure

 

  • Identify the hostel of your choice.
  • Apply through the hostel form by submitting to the residential officials.
  • Submit all the necessary documents along with form.
  • Don’t forget to fill the choices in the form.
  • Once your background check is done, allocation of room will be done. 

 

Cost of Living in Vicinity

The cost of living near campus is very high to high demands of rooms; this problem persists all over the Australian major cities. Other expenses are also high in the areas nearby to the campus due to high number of students around the campus. However, little away from campus reduces the cost of living considerably.

Key Attractions

Brisbane is an urban coastal city of the country making it the attractive destinations for the international students to come and study in great environment. The city is very elegant, full of amusements with various museums, famous cricket stadiums etc.

  • The night life of Brisbane city centers is fabulous and a must.
  • There is Koala sanctuary where students from India will surely like to visit. 
  • The Story Bridge is iconic bridge is worth watching as it is memorizing to the eyes.
  • The South Bank is full of public lawns, a best place to visit to have a peaceful time.

 

Living Cost

Accomodation

1318 AUD
Per Month

Food

300 AUD
Per Month

Entertainment

200 AUD
Per Month

Utility

205 AUD
Per Month

Travel

150 AUD
Per Month

Misc

200 AUD
Per Month

Coke

3 AUD
Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

10 AUD
Per Month

Accomodation

1318 AUD/Per Month

Food

300 AUD/Per Month

Entertainment

200 AUD/Per Month

Utility

200 AUD/Per Month

Travel

150 AUD/Per Month

Misc

200 AUD/Per Month

Coke

3 AUD/Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

10 AUD/Per Month

Colleges

Colleges at University Of Queensland

There are 10 colleges that come under University Of Queensland. The details are as follows:

CollegeDescription
The Women's College

The Women's College was the first college of University of Queensland to give admission to women.

Union College --
Emmanuel College

About

Another moderate sized ‘friendly college’ of Cambridge University, doesn’t fail to make its students feel homely. The staff is very understanding and empathic to its students. It’s alumni include the vibrant novelist Sebastian Faulks, co-founder of Harvard John Harvard, astronomer Jeremiah Horrocks, filmmaker Karel Reisz, and many other prodigies. Emma provides quality education in all Arts and Sciences.

 

Gatton Halls of Residence

Established in 1897, Gatton Halls of Residence is among the oldest unit of University of Queensland, Australia.

St John's College --
Cromwell College

Cromwell College was established in 1953.

Duchesne College

Duchesne College was established in 1937.

Grace College

Grace College was established in 1948.

King's College

King’s College is known for producing students for Rhodes scholarship and more than 40 University Medalists. It is located in St.Lucia Campus of the University and operates as an academic residential community across Australia and many other nations. King’s college is also in sports, it has well equipped swimming pool and gymnasium. There is junior common room which has billiard and table tennis table.

 

St Leo's College

St Leo's College was established in 1889, United States

1.

The Women's College was the first college of University of Queensland to give admission to women.

3.

About

Another moderate sized ‘friendly college’ of Cambridge University, doesn’t fail to make its students feel homely. The staff is very understanding and empathic to its students. It’s alumni include the vibrant novelist Sebastian Faulks, co-founder of Harvard John Harvard, astronomer Jeremiah Horrocks, filmmaker Karel Reisz, and many other prodigies. Emma provides quality education in all Arts and Sciences.

 

4.

Established in 1897, Gatton Halls of Residence is among the oldest unit of University of Queensland, Australia.

6.

Cromwell College was established in 1953.

7.

Duchesne College was established in 1937.

8.

Grace College was established in 1948.

9.

King’s College is known for producing students for Rhodes scholarship and more than 40 University Medalists. It is located in St.Lucia Campus of the University and operates as an academic residential community across Australia and many other nations. King’s college is also in sports, it has well equipped swimming pool and gymnasium. There is junior common room which has billiard and table tennis table.

 

10.

St Leo's College was established in 1889, United States

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