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Griffith University

Established:  1971

Campuses:  Five campuses across Brisbane and the Gold Coast plus an online campus

Student Population:  Over 50,000

CRICOS:  00233E

At Griffith, we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable. We are a progressive, highly respected university dedicated to learning, leadership and innovation. Griffith celebrates diversity and promotes equity and inclusion. We rank among the world’s best universities and continue to improve our international standing. In the largest world university rankings, we are ranked in the top 300, the top 2% worldwide. Griffith is young and ambitious, also ranked in the world’s top 50 universities under 50 years of age.*

Griffith’s five campuses are located in beautiful South East Queensland, a region that enjoys an average 300 days of sunshine each year. Brisbane is a vibrant, expanding city offering world-class education, a beautiful climate and superb lifestyle, while the beautiful beaches, excellent quality of life and friendly people make the Gold Coast a popular study destination.


*Ranked 29 in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2021; 33 in the QS University Rankings Top 50 Under 50 2021.

Everything you need to know


What can i Study


Griffith offers over 200 degrees in academic study areas including:

  • Architecture, construction and planning
  • Business and government
  • Criminology and law
  • Education
  • Engineering, IT and aviation
  • Humanities, languages and social science
  • Medicine, dentistry and health
  • Music and performing arts
  • Science and environment
  • Visual and creative arts

World Class Subject Rankings


Griffith ranks highly in a range of subjects in the 2021 QS World University Subject Rankings and Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU):

  • Hospitality and tourism management (1 in Australia)
  • Hospitality and leisure management (ranked the number 1 university in Australia)
  • Nursing and midwifery (ranked 2, and 1 in Australia)
  • Performing arts (ranked 50 and 1 in Queensland)
  • Sports-related subjects (24)
  • Marine and ocean engineering (ranked 8 in the world).

Build Your Career


Griffith graduates are well equipped for the new world of work. We include real-life industry experiences in our degrees and have a great range of employability initiatives to help you be job-ready.

1. Community internship
This is a 10 credit point course, available within most degrees. On this course you will be able to make a difference in a local community organisation while developing a range of professional and personal skills. You will spend at least 50 hours in a volunteering placement and combine this with academic learning. We can tailor the internship to match your study or interests.

2. Careers and employment service
This supports you to plan your career, become job ready, and find work while you study and after you graduate. Get help with CVs, cover letters, interview preparation and job search techniques to improve your chances of landing your dream job. See

Griffith Mates


Griffith Mates are a diverse peer support network for international students, with members who speak over 46 languages. Look out for the Griffith Mates at Orientation – they may even be waiting to welcome you at the airport! Griffith Mates will help you make the most of university and develop friendships. Visit




Griffith offer a range of scholarships for international students coming to study in our undergraduate, postgraduate, research and pathway programmes. These aim to recognise remarkable students with outstanding academic achievements and the potential to make a positive contribution to Griffith and the global community.


Tuition Fee Guarantee


Tuition fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change. If you are a degree student commencing in 2022, we guarantee that your fees will not increase by more than 2.5% per year for the normal duration of your programme. You can have confidence in the total cost of your degree at Griffith.

Student Support Services


You will have access to Griffith’s diverse range of student support initiatives, including programmes and staff dedicated specifically to helping international students.


A leader in student mobility: Griffith Study Abroad and Exchange


Griffith’s Study Abroad and Exchange programmes embody our commitment to forward-thinking education. We provide you with specialised courses and activities to make sure you have a remarkable experience in Australia. Students may be eligible to take our Study Abroad programme directly after finishing secondary school.


Talk to our students


Do you want to know what life is really like at Griffith University? Our Student Ambassadors are all current international students and they are here to answer your questions. You can start a chat at