Study Queensland

Study Queensland - The best place to study, live and work in Australia

As Australia's second largest state, Queensland has world-class education and training providers throughout the state offering international students a safe, vibrant and relaxed study destination.

Queensland delivers an abundance of study, lifestyle and work advantages to international students, making it the ideal place to study. You will love the sub-tropical climate, with 300 days of sunshine per year. Queenslanders are renowned for their friendliness and they will ensure you feel welcomed to their state.  Queensland boasts five of Australia’s 11 World Heritage sites and is home to many famous landmarks including the natural wonders of The Great Barrier Reef, Daintree National Park, Fraser Island and more.

Whether you are a big city person, prefer a beach lifestyle or an outback experience, Queensland has something to offer to everyone.

Study in Queensland: A gateway to limitless learning experiences

Choose amongst thousands of course options delivered by 280 schools and educational providers across the state. A wide range of flexible tailored study options is offered by vocational and training providers, English language institutions as well as universities. By choosing to study in Queensland you will experience quality learning outcomes and be able to access study pathways and employment opportunities here and abroad.

Need help finding the right course? Use our Uni/Career Course Finder or English Language School Finder and discover your best study opportunities in three easy steps.

Choosing Queensland for your postgraduate and research studies
The Queensland Government works closely with researchers to ensure maximum benefit from national and international projects and partnerships is achieved. This pursuit of collaboration combined with a commitment to invest in research has made Queensland an internationally recognised hub for scientific education, research, development, commercialisation and innovation.

All of Queensland's universities conduct research into a wide range of discipline areas and participate in national and international projects through collaboration with government, industry and other research institutes.

Interested in postgraduate or research studies? Check your best option using our Uni/Career Course Finder

Working in Queensland while studying

Many students rely on finding a job while they are studying in Queensland. As an international student, you can work up to 40 hours per fortnight while you are studying and can work full time during the semester breaks. Work not only allows you to earn money but is also an excellent way of meeting people and gaining useful skills. There is a wide range of professional opportunities available in Queensland such as work experience, volunteering and internship.

Learn more on the endless work and career advantages