|Über uns||This is the official page of The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences at The University of Queensland.|
|Mission||Health at UQ seeks to engage and collaborate with future and current students. We seek to positively influence society by engaging and developing positive and informative content which will assist in student life.|
The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences at The University of Queensland is a world leader in health education and research.
We offer the widest range of health study areas available in an Australian University, with award-winning lecturers who collaborate with internationally recognised researchers to create a cutting edge learning environment.
Study areas include Dentistry, Rehabilitation Sciences (occupational therapy, speech pathology, audiology, physiotherapy), Human Movement, Nutrition Sciences, Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Pharmacy, and Psychology.
To explore the Health study options head to www.health.uq.edu.au
Comment Moderation Policy
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Our research is recognised internationally through our high profile academics, our successes in attracting research fellowships, grants, prizes and awards and our high quality research outcomes including publications and patents.
• 2014 – UQ is ranked 85th in the world, its best-ever performance, and the third-highest by an Australian institution in 2013.
• 2014 - UQ maintained its top-100 positions in clinical medicine and pharmacy (51-75 bank).
• 2014 QS World University Subject Rankings:
2014 – Psychology is ranked 14 and is in the world’s top 20.
2014 – Pharmacy & Pharmacology rank 33 & is in the world’s 40.
2014 – Medicine ranked 42 and is in the world’s top 50.
2012 – Performance ranking of scientific papers for world universities:
• UQ is ranked 72
World Class Achievements
• Eliminating cervical cancer globally
• Changing pesticide regulations for a safer world
• UQ conceives world-leading parenting program
• Personalised Pharmacotherapy: new techniques to increase drug benefits, reduce harm and improve medication efficiency
• The Geriatric Anxiety Inventory
• Global Burden of Disease Study (2010)
• Global Burden of Disease Study (2010)- Mental and Substance Use Disorders findings
As well as offering world standard research and engagement opportunities, Health at UQ offers the following degrees:
Undergraduate degrees available to view at:
Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Exercise and Sport Sciences
Health, Sport and Physical Education
Postgraduate study also offered to advance your career, change direction or pursue your passion: