• News and Updates: (1.) New Partnerships!! Amity University joins hands with University of Canberra (Australia), University of Newcastle (Australia) and Brunel University (UK) for International programs in Management and Mass Communication
  • (2.) Scholarships!! University of Queensland awarded scholarship worth Rs. 20 Lacs to our BBA- International 2017 Batch student Adarsh Parhraj

About the University

The University of Queensland, commonly referred to as UQ, is an Australian public research university primarily located in Queensland's capital city, Brisbane. University of Queensland is a sandstone university, which is well regarded and is consistently ranked within the top 1 percent of all international university rankings, along with other prestigious research. According to the QS ranking 2016, the University is ranked 46th in the world.

They follow a semester-based modular system for conducting academic courses. The Australian higher education model features a combination of the British system, such as small group teaching (tutorials) and the American system (course credits). The university has six faculties to support both research and teaching activities -

  • Faculty of Business, Economics and Law (BEL)
  • Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
  • Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
  • Faculty of Science

The university is served by the University of Queensland ferry wharf, the westernmost stop and terminus of the CityCat service. TransLink also operates two bus stations on campus: the University of Queensland bus station at Chancellor's Place in the west, connecting passengers to Brisbane's inner west suburbs such as Indooroopilly, Toowong and Milton. The 274 acres (111 ha) campus includes numerous parking spaces for the convenience of students and visitors, together with sporting fields, gardens, duck ponds, and cycling tracks.