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Create change with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Master of Philosophy (MPhil) at UQ.

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We have experts across a myriad of disciplines. Explore by name, area of research or project.

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Steps toward reconciliation

We value and respect the knowledge and values that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, staff and communities bring to UQ.

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Demand booms for experimental mRNA

A UQ team has become the biggest supplier of experimental mRNA vaccines and therapies in Australia. The BASE facility is producing mRNA for pre-clinical research on vaccines, cancers and autoimmune diseases.

Discover the BASE facility
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13-17 February


Prepare for your studies and immerse yourself in university life. Join us for a week of fun activities and engaging events on campus and online.

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