BioSpace Collaborative

Academic/Biomedical Research
News & Jobs
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Channel Medical Device and Diagnostics Channel Clinical Research Channel BioSpace Collaborative    Job Seekers:  Register | Login          Employers:  Register | Login  

Free Newsletters
My Subscriptions

News by Subject
News by Disease
News by Date
Search News
Post Your News

Job Seeker Login
Most Recent Jobs
Search Jobs
Post Resume
Career Fairs
Career Resources
For Employers

Regional News
US & Canada
  Biotech Bay
  Biotech Beach
  Pharm Country
  Bio NC
  Southern Pharm
  BioCanada East
  C2C Services & Suppliers™


Company Profiles

Research Store

Research Events
Post an Event
Real Estate
Business Opportunities

By Industry | By Industry Segment | By Services and Suppliers | By Location | By Hotbed | Profile Search
 Company Profile


The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) 

Toowoomba  Queensland  4350  Australia
Phone: 61-7-4631-2100 Fax: 61-7-4631-2893


The University of Southern Queensland (USQ), joint winner of the Good Universities Guides University of the Year 2000 - 2001 for Developing the e-university, is located in the garden city of Toowoomba about 90 minutes drive west of Brisbane in the State of Queensland.. USQ has a branch campus on the Fraser Coast at Wide Bay, 300 kilometres north of Brisbane, and a study centre in Bretten in Germany. The University has just under 26,000 students from around the world enrolled in a wide range of career-oriented courses. Two-thirds of these students study through USQ's world leading Distance and e-Learning Centre. USQ is committed to multi-mode, flexible delivery education and in 1998 was voted "World's best dual mode university" by the International Council for Distance and Open Education.

USQ has five Faculties: Arts, Business, Education, Engineering and Surveying, and Sciences.

Per capita, USQ is Australia's most multicultural university with enrolled students on campus from more than 60 countries and distance students from 113 countries. USQ has won national and state multicultural and exporting awards.

The University is regionally focused but nationally and internationally important research and consulting work is conducted at the: National Centre for Engineering in Agriculture; Centre for Rural and Remote Area Health; Centre for Rural and Environmental Biotechnology; Centre for Biomedical Research; Centre for Australian Financial Institutions; Centre for Astronomy, Solar Radiation and Climate; Centre for Excellence in Engineered Fibre Composites; and, the Land Use Research Centre.

The University offers the only degree course in Agricultural Engineering in Australia, and in collaboration with the Queensland Department of Primary Industries, offers the world's first degree in Climatology. The USQ Performance Centre regularly hosts a wide range of professional-standard visual arts exhibitions, musical and theatre performances.

The USQ Wide Bay Campus offers full degree courses in Education, Multimedia Studies, Nursing, and Business and first and second level courses in other disciplines.

Overview of USQ Biotechnology Programs:

For free academic advising and application assistance, contact:

    IDP Education Australia (USA/Canada)
    1400 16th St., NW, Suite 101
    Washington, DC 20036
    Phone: 202-332-3295
    Toll Free: 866-STUDYOZ

Go to IDP Education Australia for free advising and application assistance:

Last Updated: 05-24-04

 Key Statistics

Ownership: unknown

Web Site: The University of Southern Queensland

 Company News
Currently No News Articles