University of Queensland

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University in Australia

About University of Queensland

According to Wikipedia, The University of Queensland is a public research university located primarily in Brisbane, the capital city of the Australian state of Queensland. Founded in 1909 by the Queensland parliament, UQ is one of the six sandstone universities, an informal designation of the oldest university in each state. In combination of the three major global universities rankings in 2023, the University of Queensland is ranked as 2nd in Australia and 42nd in the world. Also, UQ is a founding member of edX, Australia's leading Group of Eight and the international research-intensive Association of Pacific Rim Universities.

University of Queensland's Online Degrees

What Is University of Queensland Known For?

University of Queensland is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Queensland's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Queensland's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Queensland's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Psychology, and Computer Science. Here are some of University of Queensland's most famous alumni:

Bill Hayden
A Former Governor-General of Australia.
Raymond Dart
Raymond Dart
An Australian anatomist and anthropologist .
Ken Ham
Ken Ham
An Australian young Earth creationist.
Quentin Bryce
An Australian Governor-General.
Donald Markwell
A Social scientist, educational leader, public policy thought leader.
David Malouf
David Malouf
An Australian writer.
Gerard Brennan
An Australian judge.
Madhan Karky
Madhan Karky
A Lyricist.
Steve Lawrence
An Australian computer scientist.
Alan Jones
Alan Jones
An Australian radio broadcaster, rugby union coach, and rugby league coach and administrator.
Eric Partridge
Eric Partridge
A New Zealand-born lexicographer, editor and author .
Peter Cosgrove
An Australian general. Peter Cosgrove is Governor-General of Australia.

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