Queensland University of Technology Overview
QUT is a highly successful Australian university,based in Brisbane, Queensland. With some 45,000 students, including 6,000 from overseas, and an annual budget of more than $800 million, it is positioned to grow and develop as one of Australia's leading universities.
Over the years, it has grown and changed. From the establishment of the Brisbane School of Arts in 1849, QUT has been at the forefront of innovation and progress in tertiary education. Although the name QUT has only been used since 1989, the institutions that came before shaped the foundations of the university.
QUT has nearly 7,000 international students from more than 100 countries, many of the lecturers and tutors have worked overseas or have international qualifications. QUT promote and celebrate cultural diversity on campus through social activities, festivals and university-wide events.
Swansea University currently has a University-wide agreement in place with Queensland University of Technology (QUT).