The School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences welcomes students from other countries to study at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You can read about the School's internationalisation focus here.

The University of Queensland is a member of the Group of Eight (Go8) which comprises Australia's leading universities, and Universitas 21, an international consortium of research intensive universities taking a leading role in global education. The Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017 placed UQ at number 55 in the world, second in Australia, and first in Queensland. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 ranked UQ 65th in the world, fourth in Australia and first in Queensland. The  QS World University Rankings 2018 put UQ at 47th, fourth in Australia and first in Queensland.  The U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings 2018 placed UQ at 45th in the world, third in Australia and first in Queensland, and ranked our Biochemistry at 46th, Molecular Biology and Genetics at 36th, and Microbiology at 27th globally.  Given UNESCO counts more than 9,000 universities in the world, this places UQ in the top 1% globally.   UQ has won more national awards for teaching than any other Australian University and is consistently at or near the Australian top in earning research income.

Studying in Brisbane offers students the sophistication and resources of a big city, along with the relaxed lifestyle and recreation options that come with a sub-tropical climate and picturesque surrounds.  Read about the experiences of some of our students here.

For more information on the School's study options, choose from the list below:

For general infomation on studying at UQ as an international student, visit UQ International.

International students section

Prospective international students, enquire here

See all the UQ study options and fee/support information here.
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