UQ's new Laureate Fellows - Professor Alan Rowan, left, and Professor Paul Burn

The University of Queensland has received $24.5 million in the competitive Australian Research Council grants announced in Canberra today, securing a greater share of the pool than any other university.

6 May 2016
The Veefil DC fast charger.

The University of Queensland is embracing the future of sustainable transport, installing four solar-powered electric vehicle chargers at its St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

7 April 2016

The University of Queensland has a new Senate for its new century, with a team that includes a global resources CEO, a former Queensland Treasurer and a senior judge.

25 February 2010

Innovative student ideas and research projects will be on display for members of the community, school groups and industry representatives at The University of Queensland’s 2009 ITEE Innovation Expo on Thursday October 22.

21 October 2009
Queensland high school students will design spacecraft for the Australian Space Design Competition next week at UQ.

Queensland high school students will be reaching for the stars next week at UQ.

15 January 2009

UQ’s School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering (ITEE) today announced two new postgraduate programs specially designed for students wishing to enhance their skills in the fields of Engineering and Information Technology.

12 November 2008

UQ staff and students won four of the nine award categories at the 11th annual 2008 Women in Technology awards held at the weekend in Brisbane, including the strongly-contested student division.

30 September 2008

The University of Queensland is set to introduce a fast-track study plan for high achieving students interested in a career in Information Technology.

24 September 2008

Up to 120 innovative student projects will be on display and assessed at The University of Queensland's 2008 ITEE Innovation Expo on Thursday October 16 at the St Lucia campus.

1 September 2008

UQ will increase the value of scholarships for students wishing to explore careers in Information and Communications Technology by 50 percent in 2009.

9 July 2008

UQ is encouraging and assisting students to explore careers in Information and Communications Technology by offering a number of $2000 scholarships for undergraduate study in 2008.

13 August 2007

The University of Queensland is responding to changes and dramatic growth in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry by modernising its IT degrees and introducing new engineering specialisations from 2008.

4 July 2007

Electrical engineering and Information Technology are taking off at The University of Queensland – literally.

24 May 2007

Model catapults, hovercraft and airships will whizz around UQ until Friday as 400 Brisbane high school students compete in UQ’s Science and Engineering Challenge.

15 March 2006

Letters written over almost 30 years between three famous Australian women authors have been lovingly compiled into a book by a UQ researcher.

3 December 2001

Minister for Communication and Information Terry Mackenroth tonight will launch a bold new University of Queensland curriculum initiative to address Australia's current shortfall of IT graduates.

30 June 1999

University of Queensland researchers have helped develop a state-of-the-art software system to drive biological waste water treatment plants.

4 March 1999

One of the most dramatic predictions for the next millennium comes from a computer expert at the University of Queensland.

12 March 1998

The University of Queensland's new Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Department will be officially launched next Tuesday evening.

13 February 1998

A University of Queensland expert on pastoral leases will give a free public lecture on issues surround the Wik debate at the University's St Lucia campus on Saturday.

15 May 1997