Some of the scholarship recipients at the UQ Industry Scholarship Awards night

Over $1 million dollars in scholarships was awarded to 58 students from The University of Queensland’s Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology (EAIT) at the Industry Scholarship Awards, held on August 24.

29 August 2011

The University of Queensland's research into high-speed space transportation will have flow-on benefits for future industries, according to Queensland Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Minister Jan Jarratt.

28 August 2011

More than 170 technologically minded Queensland primary and secondary school students converged on The University of Queensland (UQ) campus recently to showcase their technological prowess.

22 August 2011

This weekend, August 21-22, The University of Queensland’s UQ Centre at Union Road, St Lucia will be overrun by a number of very talented robots.

18 August 2011

The University of Queensland’s excellence in teaching has again been highlighted in recent Australian Learning and Teaching Council awards and citations.

4 August 2011
Marking the launch of the Fangyuan Fellowship: Front from left, Professor Max Lu (UQ Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research), Mr Zhi-Xiang Cui (Fangyuan Company President and Chairman), Professor Paul Greenfield (UQ Vice-Chancellor and President), back row from left, Mr Xian-Gui Meng (Fangyuan Company Deputy General Manager), Dr Baoujun Zhao (UQ Senior Research Fellow), and Mr Wei-Qun Li (Fangyuan Company Chief Engineer).

A new international research collaboration will revitalise the world’s nonferrous metals industry through the development of next generation copper smelting technology.

19 July 2011

The UQ Solar Array underpins a number of cutting-edge research projects, in diverse fields including physics, engineering, economics and sustainability.

15 July 2011

Construction has been completed on the nation's largest flat-panel photovoltaic solar power system, at The University of Queensland's St Lucia campus in Brisbane.

14 July 2011

Else Shepherd is a pioneer and role model in breaking through the barriers to women's professional acceptance particularly in "non-traditional" fields such as engineering.

13 July 2011
Participants in the Spark Engineering Camp on top of Brisbane's Story Bridge

A group of talented and socially aware engineering students from The University of Queensland and members from Youth Without Borders showed their commitment to the community recently at the Spark Engineering Camp, held on July 4-8.

13 July 2011

Improvements to maternity care, and the quality and safety of GP services will be the focus of a new multi-partner research body, administered by The University of Queensland (UQ)

11 July 2011

Winning The University of Queensland (UQ) Business School’s Enterprize business plan competition a few years ago gave Queensland entrepreneur and UQ IT graduate Mark Bathie just the lift into the “cloud” he needed.

10 July 2011
Au revoir: Heading to France are Chemical Engineering students, from left, Edward Barry, Rebekah Johnston, Maddalena Gabrielli and Hannah Shaw.

A prestigious international exchange program is providing four Engineering students at The University of Queensland (UQ) with the opportunity to spend two years studying in France.

8 July 2011
Newcrest HVAC Lab opening: From left, UQ Head of the Division of Mining, Professor Peter Knights, Newcrest’s Executive General Manager People and Communications, Debra Stirling, and Newcrest Scholarship recipients, Declan Scott, Benjamin Poole and Michael Zappala.

The University of Queensland (UQ) will remain at the forefront of mining education with the opening of the Newcrest Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Laboratory this week.

29 June 2011

University of Queensland students have taken the concept of moving furniture around to a new technological level.

27 June 2011

University of Queensland undergraduate engineering students will apply their innovation and skills to ensure a floating village in South East Asia has access to a sanitary waste management system.

23 June 2011
Rick Hill, Josh Spillane and Leon McBride

The University of Queensland’s School of Architecture has proven again that the creative skills developed in its design studios are truly award winning.

20 June 2011

Postgraduate engineering students recently had the opportunity to present their work to potential employers and research partners at the 2011 UQ Engineering Postgraduate Research Conference, held on June 6.

17 June 2011

University of Queensland (UQ) Master of Architecture students intend to improve Queensland’s housing crisis through their compact house designs that accommodate intergenerational families on suburban sites.

3 June 2011

Leading researchers in clean alternative fuel technologies, industry representatives and international experts will attend Queensland’s first future fuels conference in Brisbane in July.

3 June 2011