The Centre's outreach programme exists to inspire young people's interest in science, to support media reporting on quantum technologies, and to engage adults from all backgrounds in learning about how nature works and what new technologies may affect their future. 

For public

Curious about quantum physics? You don't need to have any science background to get started. Browse our recommended resources and find out what events you can join, from talks to film festivals. 
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For schools

CQT is keen to work with schools to support and encourage interest in science in young students. Students are keen too: quantum physics offers mind-blowing ideas and quantum technologies promises future jobs.

For media

We're happy to help media professionals find expert comment or research stories. CQT's scientists have been interviewed by media worldwide, from the BBC to the Wall Street Journal. We also host visits and residencies.

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Outreach activities

In the news

  • 10 July 2019

    Clockmakers gather in Queenstown - Interview with CQT's Murray Barrett
  • 30 April 2019

    A new wave of quantum tech startups from Singapore hopes to make a mark
  • 16 August 2018

    In search of a theory of everything
  • 22 May 2018

    Forgotten Element Could Redefine Time
  • 20 March 2018

    EXCLUSIVE - A conversation on the current state of quantum computing and potential applications

Contact us

If you have any questions about or feedback on our outreach activities for public, schools or media, please write to


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