Mission

The mission of the University of Queensland is to achieve national and international recognition for excellence in all aspects of its teaching, research and scholarship and to make a leading contribution to the intellectual, cultural, economic and social life of the State of Queensland and the Australian nation.

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Strategic Plan 2000-2004 section

Strategic aims, aspirations and commitments (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

For almost a century, the University of Queensland has been committed to the enduring values of great universities throughout the world, the creation and transmission of knowledge, the passionate and disinterested pursuit of truth, maintenance of the h...

Key operational priorities (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

The University's long-term strategic objectives and immediate operational priorities for each of its key areas of activity are set out in full in later sections. However, the University Senate has determined that the most critical operational prioritie...

Teaching and learning (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

Strategic Objectives As the preferred university of the great majority of Queensland's most highly qualified students, whether school leavers, mature-age students or graduates returning for higher-level studies, as well as of a rap...

Research and research training (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

Strategic Objectives The University of Queensland is one of Australia's premier, comprehensive research-intensive universities. The University aims to achieve international excellence in all types of research, from fundamental, cur...

Community partnerships (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

Strategic Objectives Recognising that its activities and resources represent a remarkable state and national resource, the University will: develop closer and more numerous links with the wider community o...

Management and resources (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

Strategic Objectives The University of Queensland will: ensure that its academic aims and aspirations are supported by highly effective management structures, policies, practices and systems and that all a...

Load targets for 2004 (Strategic Plan 2000-2004)

Strategic Plan 2000-2004 (PDF)