The University of Queensland Australia has been the longest standing sponsor of UQ Racing and has also been the largest stakeholder in their own Formula SAE Team. UQ prides itself as only one of two Australian universities in the world top 50 and their impressive Engineering. Architecture and Information Technology Degrees overseen by the EAIT Faculty.
UQ’s School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering along with the School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering directly support the UQ Racing team in a variety of forms including financial support, faculty workshop hours for in house machining and space on campus including a fully equipped race workshop and design lab space.
Giving their students the best opportunity to be well equipped graduates when they finish their studies, UQ sees the learning potential the Formula SAE event gives its students and creates the best possibility for students from all faculties an opportunity to gain experience.