Year 12 Subject Bonus Scheme

Year 12 Subject Bonus Scheme

Our bonus entry options can boost your admission rank and improve your chances of securing a place at Griffith.

You are eligible to receive bonus admission ranks for subjects and university courses that you successfully complete in high school that require a high level of skill and knowledge. Bonus admission ranks will be automatically applied to your Griffith University preferences when applying through QTAC or UAC.

As a current Year 12 student you can receive:

Subject or study area - Core QCE
(or equivalent interstate subjects)
Minimum of 4,SA or better
Bonus Rank**
Accounting 2 ranks*
Aerospace Studies 2 ranks*
Ancient History 2 ranks*
Biology 2 ranks*
Business Communication and Technologies 2 ranks*
Business Management 2 ranks*
Business Organisation Management 2 ranks*
Business Studies 2 ranks*
Chemistry 2 ranks*
Economics 2 ranks*
Engineering Technology 2 ranks*
Film, Television and New Media 2 ranks*
Geography 2 ranks*
Health Education 2 ranks*
Information Processing and Technology 2 ranks*
Information Technology Systems 2 ranks*
Languages other than English (LOTE) 2 ranks*
Legal Studies 2 ranks*
Marine Science 2 ranks*
Maths C 2 ranks*
Modern History 2 ranks*
Physics 2 ranks*
Advanced Study - University courses
Grade of 4 or better (on a 7 point scale)
Griffith University Early Start to Tertiary Study program (GUESTS)# 2 ranks*
Recognised GUESTS equivalent from other Tertiary Institutions
(e.g. QUT-START, UQ - Enhanced Studies Program).
2 ranks*

Current Year 12 students includes equivalent Interstate Year 12 and applicants currently undertaking their External Senior studies.

[*] You can receive a maximum of six bonus admission ranks under this scheme. The total bonus ranks you can receive for University courses is four. The maximum bonus admission ranks that you can receive under all schemes are capped at eight.

[#] Griffith University runs a number of programs off campus or in high schools that are deemed the equivalent of GUESTS. These include (but are not restricted to) Griffith Biology, Griffith Health, Griffith Exercise and Sports Science, GriffithEng, GriffithChem, GriffithPhys, Griffith Film, Griffith Design. Find out more about GUESTS.

Some programs are excluded from this scheme including Bachelor of Medical Science (MD Provisional Entry for school leavers) and Bachelor of Dental Health Science.