A career in health and behavioural science is your opportunity to change lives, break through barriers and explore the world.  

With unrivalled research expertise, the most comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate health study options in Queensland, and an international reputation for excellence, UQ provides every advantage for you to succeed.


Our programs

Explore the diverse range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research-based programs available through our Faculty.

Our Schools

Our Schools rank among the top schools in the world in their field, offering students access to services dedicated to improving study experience, world-class research opportunities and employability.

As one of Australia’s most respected dentistry schools, the UQ School of Dentistry has a long and distinguished tradition of over 80 years in dental education and research.
As one of Australia's leading health and rehabilitation educators, The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is internationally recognised for its teaching and research.
UQ is ranked third in the world for sports related subjects according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.
UQ’s School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work is setting new standards in holistic health and social welfare education, drawing on 60 years of social work professional practice development and 11 years of educating nurses and midwives.
Ranked 25th in the world for Pharmacy in the 2018 QS World University Rankings, UQ has the longest established pharmacy school in Queensland. Students learn in state-of-the-art teaching facilities.
UQ is ranked 27th in the world for Psychology in the 2018 QS World University Rankings. The School is one of the best in Australia, with a reputation built on outstanding research, teaching, and service to the community.

Why choose Health and Behavioural Sciences?

Combining award-winning teaching with internationally recognised research, the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences offers a world-class interprofessional education.

Hear from current students about their learning experiences, clinical placements, and opportunities with UQ Health and Behavioural Sciences.
Get the latest updates about student experiences, opportunities, events, career information, and advice from current students on the UQ Health Hub blog.

Your UQ experience

Discover new opportunities and experiences through the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences and The University of Queensland

More than just a qualification, studying at UQ is an exciting, transformative experience.
UQ offers academic, sporting and equity scholarships, bursaries and prizes to future and current students.
Find information about applying to UQ, credit transfer, scholarships, Study Abroad and exchanges, and accommodation.

Current student?

Are you a current student looking for help with your studies? Our Current Student information has resources and support for students already enrolled at UQ.

Current Students