BEL Faculty, its Schools, and active global alumni network host various events throughout the year, independently, in conjunction with UQ, and with industry, corporate and government partners.

Student Employability Team Events

The Student Employability Team (SET) is dedicated to assisting students from the BEL Faculty to increase their employability, access opportunities and manage their careers. Visit StudentHub to find out more and register for upcoming events.

Upcoming events


UQ new postgrad winter mixer

18 July 2019 6:00pm8:30pm
This is an opportunity for new postgraduate students from St Lucia and Herston to mingle and network with peers who are all on the same journey.

Guinness World Records Attempt: Largest Mindfulness Lesson

23 July 2019 10:30am12:00pm
The University of Queensland and the wider Brisbane community, will unite at the UQ St Lucia Campus on Tuesday 23 July 2019, to take part in a Guinness World Records Attempt.

Reducing sugar consumption: a taxing problem

29 July 2019 1:00pm2:00pm
While the UK evidence suggests that a sugar tax is associated with reducing the purchases of sugar-sweetened beverages, there are a number of questions that remain. Presented by Richard Smith,Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor for the University of Exeter Medical School, and Professor of Health Economics

UQ Volunteer Expo

30 July 2019 10:00am1:00pm
Come along to explore opportunities, get experience, improve your resume and develop your community spirit! There will be entertainment and a number of freebies and giveaways on the day aswell.

2019 Rodney Wylie Lecture in Melbourne

30 July 2019 6:00pm8:00pm
Join us for the 2019 Rodney Wylie Eminent Visiting Fellowship Lecture followed by a networking reception. Internationally renowned speaker and global business leader, Dominic Barton, presents on 'Why businesses must change to thrive in the age of disruption'.