Van Mai did a summer semester course in industry and her work informed the company's presentations to customers. More...

Arvey Oliveros undertook an industry project with a biopharmaceutical manufacturing company in Brisbane and was offered contract employment upon graduation. More...

 

Christopher Weir had offers to do his postgraduate studies elsewhere, but chose UQ.
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SCMB scholarship winner Maany Ramanan undertook a placement in industry to better realise her ambition to work in business development in a pharmaceutical or food production company. More...

Nicole Silajew was inspired to come to UQ after a high school excursion.  More...

 

Lucas Goh has seen UQ's human side as well as its academic excellence.  More...

 
 
portrait of Nilay Thakar

Nilay Thakar is on the way to alleviating degenerative diseases.  More...

 

Lucy Weaver feels that her time at UQ is equipping her well for a career.  More...

 
 

Noor Dashti says UQ has taught her to be an independent thinker.  More...

 

Russel Lee came from Singapore to realise his dream.  More...

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Jennifer Pettersson is an incoming exchange student from Sweden - read about her story here.

Diego Noriega won an SCMB scholarship to come from Mexico to take a Master of Biotechnology - read his story here.

What our students say section

Student Testimonial - Nicole Silajew

At the end of her Bachelor of Science, Nicole reflected upon her studies.

Student Testimonial - Carly Lim

Like a number of students, Carly Lim started a Science degree with a view to changing to another program like Dentistry of Speech Pathology.  But then she changed her mind. "I stuck to a BSc because I realised I wanted flexibility ...

Student Testimonial - Christopher Weir

Chris Weir had offers to study elsewhere and had visited other top universities overseas, but chose UQ for his postgraduate coursework because of its reputation and its cultural diversity. “I had offers to...

Student Testimonial - Jacob Dulley

When Jacob Dulley was completing Years 11 and 12 at high school and thinking about university studies, he decided his academic strength was in science. "UQ attracted me as a research-driven institution with world-class facilities and aw...

Student Testimonial - Lucas Goh

Lucas Goh thinks that it is not only the academic environment that makes UQ attractive, but its human side. "UQ seemed to me a very established Universit...

Student Testimonial - Lucy Weaver

Lucy Weaver had many interests throughout high school (mainly science and the performing arts) and began her tertiary studies in a dual science/arts degree. But in second year she decided to focus on science with a view...

Student Testimonial - Nilay Thakar

Nilay's Honours research in biotechnology opened doors to international opportunities and high-level research

Student Testimonial - Noor Dashti

Noor Dashti won a scholarship in her native Kuwait and chose UQ to study science because of its international reputation. Majoring in genetics with a special interest in virology and immunology, Noor chose science because she found it i...

Student Testimonial - Russel Lee

Russel came from Singapore to do a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Genetics and Biomedical Science. "I enrolled at UQ because of its international prestige and it's first-class research equipment and facilities, and my first impr...

Summer project benefits student and biotech company

Student's industry placement work informs presentations to company's customers.
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