Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

11 September 2021 10:00am to 2:00pm


UQ Engineering and Computing precinct
Staff House Road (Map)


Registrations for this event are now closed

Join us on campus at the Engineering, Design and Computing Experience Day and see engineering, architecture, design and computing at UQ come to life around you.

Meet lecturers and academics, discover our precinct, labs and facilities and get first-hand study and admissions advice from current UQ students and your future teachers.

What's on


  • Want to see where you’ll be learning? Join us for a tour and explore the labs, facilities and teaching spaces that make UQ one of the world’s best universities.
  • Come and explore the new Andrew N. Liveris Building – purpose built to address challenges in areas such as sustainable energy, water and biomedical engineering, and the new home of Chemical Engineering at UQ.

Information sessions

  • Deep dive into your preferred programs through in-person seminars with UQ lecturers and learn about the diverse range of careers that await you.
  • Explore architecture and design, learn more about the engineering specialisations available at UQ – including civil, chemical, electrical, mechanical, mechatronic and software engineering – and get the scoop on our IT and computer science degrees.
  • Discover what makes us different with our range of dual programs available.
  • Find out more about our Women in Engineering program.

Live demonstrations

  • Get hands-on and experience the world of engineering, design and computing for yourself with live demonstrations throughout the day.
  • Experience a shot fired through our T4 Shock Tunnel, witness a fire tornado, and see superconducting magnets at work, among other jaw-dropping demos.
  • Choose from over 20 interactive experiences and see just how diverse careers in engineering, design and computing can be!

Connect with experts and current students

  • Don’t just take our word for it. Stop by and meet a UQ student and find out what it’s really like to study at UQ.
  • Meet students currently studying your preferred programs, including engineering, IT, computer science, and design.

View the full program of events and register.

Who should attend

  • High school students
  • Parents and caregivers
  • Teachers.


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