Introducing our Co-Host and Event Partner for Refugee Alternatives 2020, QUT (Queensland University of Technology)
QUT is a major Australian university with a global outlook and a real-world focus. QUT is one of the nation’s fastest growing research universities and with courses in high demand. Their graduates include eight Rhodes Scholars, five of these awarded in the past six years. QUT is an ambitious and collaborative institution that seeks to equip students and graduates with the skills they’ll need in an increasingly disrupted and challenged world. QUT is transforming the student experience offering their 50,000 students and they place a premium on the international and national accreditation of various professional degrees. QUT’s internationally award-winning Science and Engineering Centre is home to The Cube, acknowledged as one of the world’s largest digital interactive learning and display spaces. QUT established the world’s first Creative Industries Faculty, and they invest heavily in collaborative learning and interdisciplinary research environments.
QUT’s Faculty of Health proactively responds to significant health challenges and opportunities through its Real Health Matters program—a visionary endeavour to develop healthcare innovations, and equip a health sector workforce that aids good health and wellbeing, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of disease. The Faculty’s vision focuses on the human element of health, because real health matters.