If you have done previous higher education study (completed or partial), you can use these grades to apply to Griffith College

For most of our programs, entry is based on your past academic achievement. We will take the highest selection rank from your previous studies whether it is high school or other studies.

How to apply

1. Select your program

Explore the range of foundation and diploma programs available.

2. Check entry requirements

Applicants with recent higher education study are assessed on completion or part completion of an Australian higher education qualification or equivalent. For international applicants and Australian (domestic) applicants educated overseas, Griffith College will apply the equivalency recommendations of the NOOSR.

3. Check if you are eligible for credit

If you have existing formal qualifications, you may be eligible to receive credit for previous studies.

Find out how to apply for credit.

4. Prepare supporting documentation

  • a certified copy of your academic results (translated into English if applicable)
  • a certified copy of your English test results (if available and applicable) and
  • some programs may require you to submit a portfolio of work, or audition (see individual program for details)

5. Lodge your application

Lodge your application via QTAC and place your Griffith College programs within your preferences. If you are an international student studying at an Australian high school, you may also apply directly through Griffith College.

6. Accept your offer

If you are successful in securing a direct offer with us, congratulations! If you apply through QTAC, you will be sent a ‘Notice of Offer’ and you will need to accept the offer and check your email for your offer letter from Griffith College.

Read your offer letter and if you are satisfied, sign the acceptance form and email it back to admissions@griffithcollege.edu.au to accept your place.

Once you accept your place, you will receive emails about enrolment and orientation. Look out for the dates in your inbox!

Got a gap in your studies?

We offer bridging subjects in maths and sciences to help you bridge the gap in your knowledge and make your study easier.

Important dates

Teaching dates at Griffith College

Other admission pathways

Every Griffith College program requires you meet an overall academic entry requirement. This will vary depending on the level of the program applied for, and your nominated pathway degree.

Depending on your background we may assess you according to one or a combination of the below methods. If you have a number of different qualifications, the highest will normally be used for admission.

Other admission criteria depending on pathway

In addition to the academic entry requirement and pre-requisites/assumed knowledge, other admission criteria may apply depending on the pathway degree you have chosen. They may include portfolios, auditions, medical certification, criminal history checks and evidence of work experience. You will find these additional requisites detailed on the program specific information pages of this website.

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