Apply to study at Griffith so you can create the career you want

Applying to study at Griffith is easy. Depending on the level of study you want to undertake, simply follow the application information that best suits your circumstances. If you have any questions about applying to study at Griffith as a domestic student, you can call us on 1800 677 728. If you are an international student you can call us on +61(0)7 3735 6425 or email Our friendly team members will provide you with expert advice on how to take the next steps towards your dream career.

Apply for undergraduate study

Your first degree is an undergraduate or bachelor degree. Find out how to apply for undergraduate degrees at Griffith.

Find out how to Apply for undergraduate study

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Apply for postgraduate coursework

If you already have a bachelor degree, or if you have extensive professional experience, you may wish to apply for postgraduate coursework. We offer graduate certificates, graduate diplomas and masters by coursework degrees.

Find out how to Apply for postgraduate coursework

Cross-institutional study

If you are undertaking study at another tertiary institution in Australia you may apply to undertake Griffith University courses for credit towards your degree. This category of admission is termed cross-institutional study.

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Honours programs provide an opportunity for advanced level study and for training in research skills and methodologies in a particular area of study.

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Internal transfer and readmission

If you are a current Griffith undergraduate student you can apply for an internal transfer if you wish to study another Griffith undergraduate program.

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You could apply for readmission if you are a former Griffith student wishing to resume study in your program after a period of being absent or after exclusion.

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Over 400 scholarships available

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Higher degrees by research

If you’ve completed an honours year as part of your undergraduate studies, or undertaken advanced postgraduate studies that included a research component, you may be eligible to further your career with a higher degree by research.

Find out more how to Apply for HDR

Griffith College

Located at our Gold Coast and Mt Gravatt campuses, Griffith College offers a range of university-level programs to prepare for a smooth transition into further degree study at Griffith University. Upon completion of a Griffith College diploma, you will be guaranteed direct entry into a related Griffith bachelor degree, with credit.

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Study online

Our online degrees offer you the flexibility to study anywhere and anytime.

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International admissions

Griffith International manages applications for undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students from outside Australia. The application process is different depending on what type of international student you are.

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Key dates

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Monday 27 February — Friday 26 May

Trimester 1

From 2017, we’ll be teaching across three trimesters, rather than two semesters, with our first trimester kicking off on Monday 27 February.

Monday 3 July — Friday 22 September

Trimester 2

Our second teaching trimester for 2017 runs from Monday 3 July to Friday 22 September.

Monday 30 October — Friday 2 February

Trimester 3

Our third teaching trimester runs from Monday 30 October 2017 to Friday 2 February 2018.