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  • UQ MBA ranked the Asia Pacific’s best (yet again)

     For the fourth consecutive year, The Economist has ranked The University of Queensland Business School’s Master of Business Administration Program number one in the Asia-Pacific region.   Internationally, UQ Business School retained the number 16 position, once again identifying it as the leading MBA provider outside Europe and North America. The Economist ranking assesses full-time study […]

    Posted: Friday, Oct 16, 2015
  • UQ PhD student Matthew Herington awarded American Australian Association Fellowship

    Passionate energy advocate will undertake energy poverty research at Washington University in St. Louis A University of Queensland PhD student who is investigating sustainable energy solutions for developing communities has secured a prestigious fellowship from the American Australian Association. Matthew Herington from UQ’s Energy Initiative will collaborate with researchers at Washington University in St Louis (WUSTL) […]

    Posted: Thursday, Oct 08, 2015
  • US News and World Reports ranks UQ 52 in Best Global Universities

    The University of Queensland has ranked 52 in the annual Best Global Universities league table published by US News and World Report today (6 October). Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Høj said the American-based rankings included only 20 Australian universities in the world top 500. “This latest result continues UQ’s consistently high performance in global […]

    Posted: Wednesday, Oct 07, 2015
  • Sea turtles in teeny togs

    Collecting the faeces of an extremely strong, 120kg sea turtle in the open ocean is no simple task. But University of Queensland researchers have developed an ingenious solution, by dressing the turtles in stylish, customised swimsuits. A PhD student from UQ’s School of Biological Sciences, Owen Coffee, with the help of UQ researcher Carmen da […]

    Posted: Wednesday, Oct 07, 2015
  • UQ ranks 60 in Times Higher Education World University Rankings

    The University of Queensland has climbed five places in a prestigious global ranking that places it 6oth globally and confirming that its placing at 46, 47, 56 and 77 in other rankings of the world’s more than 10,000 universities is real and a clear reason international students aim to graduate with a UQ degree. The Times Higher […]

    Posted: Thursday, Oct 01, 2015