Key details
Type of institution
University
Year established
1969
Total students
27,563
On campus accomodation
Available
About
The University of Southern Queensland is a medium-sized, regional university based in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, with three university campuses at Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich. It offers courses in law, health, engineering, the sciences, business, education, and the arts. The institution was established in 1969 as the Darling Downs campus of the Queensland Institute of Technology. In 1970, the institution had provided studying programs for rural Queensland and international communities. In 1971, it became the Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education, then the University College of Southern Queensland in 1990 and finally the University of Southern Queensland in 1992. It operates three research institutes and seven research centres which focus on a wide range of business, agricultural, scientific, environmental, and technological issues. The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is a young, dynamic university dedicated to providing quality programs and degrees in a flexible and supportive environment. In just over 50 years, USQ has become a prominent teaching and research institution providing education worldwide from three regional locations – Toowoomba, Springfield and Ipswich. The Toowoomba region founded USQ out of their passion to provide the best possible educational opportunities for local students. The vision and eputation as one of Australia’s leading providers of on-campus and online programs in Australia and overseas. globe icon Visit Website
Rankings
701 - 750 801 - 900 601
Accreditations
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Campuses

Ipswich Campus - The University of Southern Queensland

11 Salisbury Road Ipswich QLD 4305, Australia

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Springfield Campus - The University of Southern Queensland

37 Sinnathamby Boulevard Springfield Central QLD 4300, Australia

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Toowoomba Campus - The University of Southern Queensland

487-535 West Street Darling Heights QLD 4350, Australia

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