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High school leavers from abroad

High school leavers from abroad

Let's make it happen

We know choosing the right international university for your studies is an important decision. 

We also understand living overseas is both exciting and challenging at the same time. Don't worry, we are here to help you make your UQ experience valuable and unforgettable. 

Here you'll find all the information you need to get started at UQ, from considering your study options to learning more about what student life is really like. You'll be on your way in no time.

International Undergraduate Study Guide

Explore your options

Looking for some light reading? Browse some of our print publications for more information.

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Find a program

Get started by searching for a specific program or browsing by study area

Applying to UQ

We'll walk you through everything you need to know about applying to UQ

Information for parents

Information for parents

We want you to be able to share useful information about UQ with the people you care about. This space is for your parents so they can be involved in your journey.

Get your family involved

Careers and employability

Careers and employability

With unique opportunities for internships, volunteering and part-time roles, our career services assist you in preparing for and achieving your career goals.

Your career starts now

Campus life

Campus life

With a vibrant and diverse student community from more than 140 countries, our campuses are a great place to meet new people and relax in a welcoming environment.

Explore what you can do

Living in Brisbane

Living in Brisbane

Young, vibrant and entrepreneurial, Brisbane is fast becoming an economic hub in the Asia Pacific for business, investment, major events and education.

Find out more

Getting ready for your UQ experience

There are plenty of resources available to help you settle in

Getting prepared
Whether this is your first time abroad, or you are a seasoned traveller making a new home, starting university in another country is a time of great change.
Meet us in your country
If speaking to someone face-to-face before you leave home sounds good to you, UQ staff regularly travel globally to provide assistance and advice to future students.
Finding a place to call home is a big part of feeling settled. From on-campus colleges to off-campus student housing, you'll find something that suits you and your lifestyle.