Queensland University of Technology in its current form was founded in 1989, when the then Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) was granted university status by the Queensland University of Technology Act 1988, and by the subsequent merger of Brisbane College of Advanced Education with QUT in 1990. Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has a history that dates to 1849 when the Brisbane School of Arts was established. Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) succeeded the Central Technical College and was formed in 1965.
Geographic Description 1:
Inside The Green Belt
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Geographic Description 3:
Flood Plains (Major); High River Banks (still floods); Ridgeline (Slopes off Wickham Tce)
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