About us

An elite research institution

The University of Queensland has supported over 15,000 students in their academic pursuit to attain a higher degree by research. With over 2000 research experts and a reputation world-wide as an elite research institution, choosing to undertake a higher degree by research at UQ will provide you with every advantage.

More than 4000 students are currently undertaking a higher degree by research at UQ under the support and guidance of the UQ Graduate School. The Graduate School has responsibility for the policy framework pertaining to research training, managing admissions, providing research scholarships, supporting students during their candidature, and facilitating the examination of theses. The Graduate School coordinates year-round skills training, and provides opportunities to accelerate career development.

Read more about us in the UQ Graduate School Year in Review - 2017.

UQ Graduate School Year in Review 2017

 

Our values

Collaborative

  • building relationships
  • driving cooperation
  • demonstrating reliability

Open

  • maintaining integrity
  • addressing issues
  • practicing consistency

Adaptable

  • displaying objectivity
  • considering situations
  • exhibiting flexibility

Solution-focused

  • solving problems
  • showing empathy
  • achieving outcomes