Online Courses

Study online with UQ

Take control of your future by completing an online course or degree program.

The Business School is making it easier for you to access our programs so you can deepen your knowledge, update your skill set and gain a valuable qualification that will set you apart from others in your field. Combining the latest in academic research with the knowledge of industry leaders, our online courses are flexible, affordable and deliver you the relevant skills to excel in your career.

Online Learning with UQ

Highly Ranked 
#12 worldwide for Massive Online Open Course performance*
*MOOCLab University Rankings 2020

Career support you need
You'll have access to a dedicated Careers and Employability team

World-class lecturers
Learn from the most awarded teachers in Australia

Online Learning at the Business School

Online community

Just because you're studying online doesn't mean that you're studying alone. The diverse and engaged community of online learners will have you participating in robust and insightful discussions. 

Personalised learning

We recognise and celebrate the experiences and background that you bring to your studies. All our programs have a student-centred approach to learning which allows you to focus on expanding your mindset. You will become actively engaged in your own learning experience, collaborating closely with your peers and teachers. 

Connection with teachers

You’ll have direct, one-on-one access to your lecturers and tutors where you’ll get to know your teacher better and learn from their world-class expertise. Your lecturers also have close industry connections from which you will also be able to leverage and gain insight. 

Online learning experience

At UQ, you can expect a premium online learning experience. You'll engage in a mix of synchronous and asynchronous activities which you'll be supported through by your online community. The learning environment you'll be exposed to will be based on real-life experience through various assessment and learning activities. 

“Online learning has been fantastic. The learning platform enables real integration and interaction between the learners, with each other, and with the educators as well."

 – Mark Higgins
Master of Leadership in Service Innovation Alumnus

MicroMaster programs

We've teamed up with edX to deliver you the most relevant and innovative programs which can be completed within weeks. 

Postgraduate programs

Our two fully online masters programs are designed to challenge you and help develop the necessary skills to strive in your chosen field. You'll have the flexibility that comes with online learning while earning a full masters qualification. 


What's a MicroMasters?

MicroMasters programs are graduate-level courses offered to advance your career. They provide deep learning in a specific field and are globally recognised by employers for their job relevance. A MicroMasters signifies your understanding in a given field and verified students of a MicroMasters program may apply to the University for credit towards a Master's degree program.

UQ Carbon Literacy Program

Are you interested in learning more about climate change and want to take action but not sure where to start? The UQ Carbon Literacy Program is for you!

A first in Australia, the UQ Carbon Literacy Program is a short accredited course that will teach you the impact of everyday activities on the climate and the steps that can be taken to reduce emissions as an individual, a community group or an organisation. The course teaches facts to facilitate action.

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