The Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

UQ's Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) has welcomed the release of a study on the health risks of lead exposure as it relates to the air quality and exposure pathways in the Queensland mining city of Mount Isa.

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Three young scientists had the expedition of a lifetime late last year, on board Australia’s only ocean-going research vessel, the RV (Research Vessel) Investigator.

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The University of Queensland recently celebrated the graduation of a record number of female engineering students with women making up 26 per cent of all graduates – well above the national average of 17 per cent.

The entire engineering cohort represented by alumni from all five Schools that existed in 1986, came together for a reunion on Friday 4th November 2016. UQ alumni reflected on the day...

Founder of ‘Coding Kids’ and State Government Community Digital Champion, Emily de la Pena (Bachelor of Engineering '04) is an entrepreneur developing the next generation of coders and change makers.

Established in 2001, the UQ Racing team has grown to more than 30 students with a range of backgrounds including engineering, business, commerce, journalism, IT and science.

Welcome all. Another year rolls around, and so far it looks like 2017 may be as tumultuous as 2016. Political upheaval of the type we have seen recently will certainly lead to some interesting challenges over the next few years.

Mining engineers have the highest graduate employability rate among all types of engineers, according to a study that tracked job placements for 34 years.

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The OFSIS2017 conference, hosted by UQ in January, welcomed experts in fibre-optic and photonics sensors from around the world.

The Australian Research Council has backed three projects led by The University of Queensland to deliver innovative solutions to the resources sector with $1.2 million in competitive funding round.

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Upcoming Events
Science and Engineering Challenge 2017

Community, High School Students
8:00am to 2:30pm
UQ Centre, St Lucia Campus

EAIT Alumni Networking Drinks (Brisbane)

Alumni, Alumni drinks, Community
Jimmy's On The Mall, Queen Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Employers on campus: Boeing

Careers, Employers on campus workshop

St Lucia

Employers on campus: LinkedIn

Careers, Employers on campus workshop

UQ 'Leaders of Influence' Series (London)

Alumni, Community, Talk Series
1:00pm - 3:00pm
St. Pancras Renaissance London Hotel

'Welcome to WA' Alumni Drinks

Alumni, Alumni drinks, Community, Industry
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
The Stables Bar

Careers that Shape the World

High School Students
8.30am - 3.00pm
St Lucia campus

Conference - digital cultural heritage: FUTURE VISIONS

Community, Teaching
All day
School of Architecture

Girls in Computer Science 2017

High School Students
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Advanced Engineering Building

WE Explore Engineering Day

High School Students
St Lucia campus