Entrepreneurial thinking is a mindset that applies across every discipline – from art history to zoology and everything in between.

At UQ you will find entrepreneurial thinking is woven into the fabric of our programs to provide you with the mindset and skills for jobs of the future, with over 100 courses relating to innovation and entrepreneurship across our faculties.

There are a range of flexible delivery options, including the free online masterclasses, through to the UQx MicroMasters in Corporate Innovation and dedicated entrepreneurial programs including our Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours).

Video: The MBA entrepreneurship capstone course allows students to put lean startup techniques into practice.

Fast facts


entrepreneurial courses across faculties at UQ


of UQ students value entrepreneurial learning


academics in the Business School research entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship courses in action

See how our entrepreneurial courses improve your employability

Food for a Healthy Planet

"Enrolling in AGRC1040 was a great decision for me, as it taught me skills that will be very useful for me later in life."

"It allowed me to improve and develop my critical thinking, communication, problem-solving and group skills, as well as supplying me with networking opportunities. I can definitely see myself reflecting on what I learnt during this course in future years."

Rhiannon Simpson, Bachelor of Science (Animal & Veterinary Bioscience)

Engineering Innovation and Leadership

"ENGG7902 helped in converting the engineering knowledge to innovative ideas. The course structure enabled the students to think of out of the box solutions and to take initiative in presenting them to the tutors in the form of a pitch."

"I know that this course will equip me for my professional career. It gave me the opportunity to work on a real-world problem and develop an innovative idea for the client."

Akanksha Gwalvanshi, Master of Engineering (Electrical)


Free online masterclasses

These masterclass offers inspiring teaching from leading UQ thinkers and shines a spotlight on the journeys of proven change-makers.

Take your ideas and create global change.
Power and influence to change the world.
Learn how to take your idea to the world.

Staff resources

Access a range of resources for staff to build capability in entrepreneurial education, including a community of practice, professional learning, guiding principles, and a toolkit.