The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Griffith University is Australia's largest criminology school and one of the top criminology schools in the world. Our criminology and criminal justice degrees are backed by ‘well above world standard’ research (Excellence in Research for Australia 2015). With experts in fields such as crime analysis, policing and security, corrections, violent and sexual offending, restorative justice, forensic psychology and much more, we can offer you expert knowledge based on cutting edge research. That knowledge feeds into the most up-to-date study content, giving you the best skills for an employment edge.
Criminology and criminal justice is a rapidly growing field of employment with career opportunities in policing, security, intelligence, probation and parole, child protection, crime analysis, courts & justice services, crime prevention and regulatory agencies. To learn more about our degree options click the button below.
Complete one or two study periods in Australia and earn credit towards your home degree.
As a future international student you may apply directly or through one of our registered recruitment agents or providers.
Griffith has five different campuses throughout South-East Queensland, one of the fastest growing regions in Australia. You can choose to study in a city, bushland, or beach environment.
Visit the Griffith University campuses webpage for more information about each campus.
- Trimester 1: February to June
- Trimester 2: July to October
- Trimester 3: October to February
International student from McKendree University, Illinois USA.
“What influenced me to study abroad was Griffith’s criminology program. The School offers an abundance of courses taught by professors who are world-renowned in the field of criminology so studying here under them was a dream come true”.
“Some advice I would give to other international students would be to make the most of the opportunities that are in front of you. Finding that balance between study and adventure is key in your experience here”.