Why study at HMNS?
When you choose to study at the UQ School of Human Movement and
Nutrition Sciences you become part of a vibrant and friendly
community of dedicated students, highly-awarded teaching staff, and
There are many reasons to choose UQ HMNS for your university
Exciting campus life
Study is only part of life as a UQ university student. The St Lucia campus
welcomes students from all over the world providing exciting
opportunities to develop new interests and make new friends. You
will have access to more than 135
clubs and societies, world-class
sporting facilities and exciting cultural
activities. Find out more about life at UQ as a domestic
student or as an international student.
Sport and fitness facilities
The UQ St Lucia campus boasts extensive world-class sporting
facilities, and our School is located right in the heart of the
sporting precinct. Find out more about sports
facilities at UQ.
International study opportunities
Students have the incredible opportunity to study part of their
degree at one of our partner universities
while gaining credit towards their UQ degree. Students may also
choose to study abroad through the UQ Abroad program.
High quality programs
Our school offers a comprehensive range of high-quality
programs at a range of different levels, including
undergraduate, postgraduate and research higher degrees. All
programs are designed to meet changing industry demands and provide
students a competitive edge. Programs are highly practical enabling
students to gain valuable, hands-on experience.
UQ has a longstanding reputation for quality which is reinforced
by affiliations with prestigious national and international groups
including the Australian Group of
Eight (Go8) and Universitas 21.
Cutting-edge laboratories and equipment
Our school boasts state-of-the-art laboratories and teaching and
research facilities. Research laboratories
contain modern, specialist technical equipment in addition to
simulated work environments.
Our School has strong, active partnerships with industry
and other institutions. These partnerships provide for the teaching
of contemporary knowledge and relevant, highly practical
Our graduates are in strong demand both within Australia and
overseas. Employers hold our graduates in high regard due to the
high-level of knowledge and skills they demonstrate when entering
the workforce. More on
Our School aims to make every student's journey as smooth and
enjoyable as possible. Our teachers are dedicated to providing
students with an enhanced, student-centred approach during their
Our students have the opportunity to study with researchers of
international renown. Our researchers constantly push traditional
boundaries to achieve world-acclaimed breakthroughs in their
fields. More on
Our staff have been recognised for their quality of teaching in
a number of categories including the prestigious UQ
National Teaching Citation Awards,
UQ Foundation Research Excellence Awards and Commendation Awards
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