A woman will face court after being charged for allegedly stabbing a man in the state’s southeast.

A woman has been charged over the stabbing of a man in Queensland’s southeast.

Police say the 41-year-old woman stabbed the man in the ribs at Tanah Merah on Sunday night.

The 47-year-old man was taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital for treatment, police said in a statement.

The woman is due to face Beenleigh Magistrates Court on January 23.