Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

UQ's Summer and Winter Research Programs provide students with an opportunity to gain research experience working alongside some of the university’s leading academics and researchers.

By participating, you’ll be able to extend your knowledge of an area of interest and develop your analytical, critical thinking, and communication skills.

Research projects are available in most disciplines over the following vacation periods:

  • Summer: mid-November to mid-February, for 6-10 weeks
  • Winter: mid-June to mid-July, for 4-6 weeks

Participation is open to undergraduate, honours, or masters by coursework students, who have completed at least one year of study and are currently enrolled at the time of application.  

Engineering students may be able to count participation in the UQ Summer and Winter Research Programs towards their Professional Practice requirement.


UQ Summer Research Program Projects available to EAIT students only as follows:-

*Projects are being added daily please check for any updates.

Applications open 9 July 2018 and close 11:59pm Friday 31 August, 2018.  No late applications will be accepted.

Eligibility, scholarships and applications

All information for applicants, including application process, resources and scholarship details can be found on the Careers and Employability website.

Click on the links below to go to the relevant program page:

Summer Research Program Information     Winter Research Program Information


General enquiries about the program should be directed to the UQ Student Employability Hub at employability@uq.edu.au .