Our research and teaching achievements contribute to UQ’s consistent high ranking as one of the world’s top 50 world universities.

World-class reputation

Diverse community

  • In 2022, UQ Science had 1013 fixed and continuing staff, comprising 611 academic and 402 professional and other staff
    • 34.5 per cent of staff were born overseas
  • In 2022, 7858 UQ students were enrolled in science undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs, comprising 30 per cent international and 70 per cent domestic students
  • 4 members on UQ's SAGE Athena SWAN gender steering committee

Pioneering researchers

Excellent teachers

  • 9 national awards and citations from the Australian Awards for University Teaching since 2016
  • 11 UQ Excellence in Learning & Teaching Awards during since 2016
  • 52 fellowships to the Higher Education Academy since 2019