UniQuest is the main commercialisation company of The University of Queensland, a global top 100 university in four key international university rankings

We grow the capacity of industry
by connecting researchers,
industry and investors

We work closely with UQ researchers to
identify, secure and commercialise
intellectual property

UniQuest commercialises the innovation and expertise of The University of Queensland through 4 channels to market. It packages the innovation and expertise into one or more of 8 types of industry offerings.

UniQuest Research Commercialisation


Our Track Record

  • Internationally acclaimed Positive Parenting Program
  • The cervical cancer vaccine has led to a 90 percent reduction in HPV infection rates in some countries
  • UQ MRI technology is saving lives around the world

Why choose us?


Client focused

We listen. We partner with you to understand your needs, and tailor solutions to meet those needs. We’re flexible, committed and passionate about using UQ innovation and expertise to solve real world problems.



Our commercialisation managers and directors continuously engage with industry, tracking existing and emerging industry trends to understand your organisational needs.


Experienced in matching fund grant applications

Our track record of securing capital from government and agency funding programs allows your dollar to go further.


B2B experienced

Our people are highly educated and business savvy industry professionals with business and international industry experience



Flexible, solutions-focussed deal-makers

We enjoy achieving mutually beneficial deals that benefit our industry partners and see UQ innovation and expertise used to solve real world problems.


Structured to make it easy for industry

You don’t need to navigate UQ’s faculties and institutes to find what you need. Just contact UniQuest and we’ll find the right expertise for you.

The University of Queensland

Backed by UQ


  • Strong, research intensive University with over 100 years of experience

  • Ranked globally in the top 100 universities worldwide in four key global university rankings

  • With 7,000+ researchers delivering world class research across 30 different areas of research

  • Our research is transforming over 50 industries in 12 industry sectors


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