Partnering for change

Global Engagement enables The University of Queensland to be one of Australia's most globally connected universities. We identify international partnerships, programs and projects that align with UQ's strategic vision. 

Spotlight on

Join the Global Development Dialogue Series as we challenge a panel of experts, as well as the audience, to tackle the issue of strengthening relationships with the Pacific Islands region to engage in genuine partnership. Register to attend, 22 June.
Expressions of Interest are now open for New Colombo Plan (NCP) Scholarships. Want to learn more? Join the drop-in session to find out more about New Colombo Plan Mobility grants and Prestigious Scholarships to the Indo Pacific.
Join us as His Excellency Dr Siswo Pramono, Ambassador of Indonesia in Australia, presents on The Rise of Asia in the Context of Indonesia-Australia Relations Friday 27 May. Register today.

Our work

Find out how we are living up to our mission to deliver global development leadership for a better world.
We assist international sponsored students to access services across the university and enable global experiences for UQ students.
Research and educational organisations, sponsors, government, and industry engage with us to create change.

Forgan Smith Building UQ is committed to working collaboratively with international partners to increase global connectedness and create positive, lasting change in the communities where we engage. 

The pandemic has become a catalyst to strengthening global cooperation and relevance in the changing environment. Global Engagement will continue to work closely with international partners to deliver greater industry, student and development outcomes. Our teams across Global Strategy and Partnerships, Intelligence and Engagement, International Development, Operations, and Sponsored Students, work tirelessly to transform UQ's knowledge into meaningful and measurable impact. During this period of uncertainty, we believe that global collaboration and innovation is the key to creating a better future for all. 

A connected university


partners across 60 countries


graduates in 190 countries


years of development experience
A range of online tools, resources and reports are available to support staff with identifying global opportunities and collaborations.

General enquiries

Phone: +61 7 3346 9167 

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