One of Australia's leading business educators

We are proud to have our Hospitality and Leisure Management subjects rank 1st among Australian universities in the 2019 QS World University Subject Rankings and 20th globally, and our Sports-related subjects ranked in the top 50 worldwide. Our MBA has also placed 4th overall in the Corporate Knight Better World MBA rankings and 1st in the Asia-Pacific region.

Griffith Business School is an accredited member of AACSB International — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB Accreditation is known, worldwide, as the longest standing, most recognised form of professional accreditation an institution and its business programs can earn.

We are also an active partner in the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative, a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education and the UN Global Compact. This engagement demonstrates the School's strong commitment to sustainable enterprise development and corporate responsibility.


Outstanding Entrepreneurial Alumnus Award 2019

Recognising success and contribution to entrepreneurial endeavours

All alumni of Griffith Business School and its predecessor elements are eligible for these awards, and need not be working in the discipline from which they graduated. Members of the Alumni Network, Griffith University staff, and members of the community are invited to nominate a candidate.

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Enrol now in Trimester 3

Are you considering study in Trimester 3?

Fast-track your degree or spread your study load

At Griffith Business School we understand the challenges of study and the time constraints that juggling study, work and life present. Flexibility is important and Trimester 3 offers you an option to fast-track your studies or spread your study load over three trimesters each year – whatever suits your needs.

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Internship lands biz student job before graduation

Keely Houghton

“Having that practical marketing experience on my resume definitely helped me get the job.”

The experience Keely gained through her internship proved to be invaluable in landing her a real job as a Marketing Coordinator. She says she is thrilled with the position even though she doesn't graduate until the end of the year. The business who have hired her was so impressed by her application they offered her the option of being part-time until she completes her qualification!

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Co-Curricular Awards now open!

Be recognised for your achievements

Win up to $500

Griffith Business School offers a series of awards designed to acknowledge and reward co-curricular achievement amongst current undergraduate students. The awards include  leadership, community service, sustainability and BusinessPLUS.

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Griffith Tax Clinic

Need help with your tax?

Free tax assistance

The Griffith Tax Clinic aims to provide free tax assistance to unrepresented taxpayers so they know their rights and obligations in complying with Australia’s complex tax system. The Griffith Tax Clinic is a friendly, student-run clinic where you will receive advice from Griffith University taxation students under the supervision of experienced tax practitioners.

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Student Investment Fund Foundation Partner

Become a Foundation Partner

Make an impact in students' lives

The Fund, seeded by Griffith Business School in 2018, provides outstanding finance students with access to Queensland's first and largest student-managed investment fund. The School has committed a cornerstone investment of $250,000 and is now seeking co-contribution of $10,000 or more from 25 Foundation Partners, including alumni, friends of Griffith University and industry partners.

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About us

The School is committed to high quality business and public sector education and research, with a special focus on sustainable business development and responsible leadership.

Through our teaching and research programs, we seek to ensure that our graduates and partners are prepared for the ever-changing world in which responsible leadership and sustainable business practices are critical.

Our expert staff

We have close working relationships with a range of local, national and international organisations.

Our award-winning teaching staff are constantly engaging with local and international media to provide their expertise on a range of topics.

Our Research

Griffith Business School is home to several world-class research facilities and offers exceptional research training opportunities in many disciplines.

The School is internationally recognised for its strengths in the fields of Asian business, sport management, tourism, work and employment relations, as well as governance and public policy.


The School holds a range of Alumni networking events, professional development workshops, high school programs and more.

Our Research Centres

Griffith Business School is home to several world-class research facilities. We are internationally recognised for our strengths in the fields of Asian business, franchising, sport management, tourism, work and employment relations, as well as governance and public policy.

Our Academic Centres

The School's academic centres strengthen our research culture, providing hubs for discipline-specific learning and teaching.

Griffith Centre for Sustainable Enterprise

The Centre was setup to inform and assist the development of sustainable enterprise through innovative research, teaching and engagement activities.

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Griffith Centre for Personal Finance and Superannuation

Producing leading research in personal finance and superannuation, for both academic and external impact.

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Social Marketing @ Griffith

Working together with government, academia and commercial and not-for-profit industry, the Centre is effectively able to achieve sustainable social behaviour change.

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Yunus Social Business Centre Griffith University

Providing social business education and access to micro-loans that will enable individuals to set up and start their own social business ventures.

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Our supported initiatives

Griffith Tax Clinic

The Griffith Tax Clinic has been established to offer students an opportunity to put theory to practice all while supporting and empowering the community.

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We have close working relationships with a range of local, national and international organisations. Industry professionals play an important part in developing our programs, ensuring our graduates meet the demands of employers, today and in the future.


The world of organisations is rapidly changing and at Griffith Business School we recognise the need for management education to reflect that change.

The School offers a range of Corporate Education programs suitable for organisations and individuals. Our online and face-to-face options make our programs efficient and practical.


Scholarships, research funding and internships are just some of the ways to give back to Griffith Business School.


Youngest executive

Thomas Punch

Bachelor of Business

At 30 years old Thomas is one of the youngest executives at WatchMojo, one of the fastest growing digital media companies in the world.

Ethical entrepreneur

Greg Ellis

Bachelor of International Business

Greg is co-founder of money lending company Nimble, a company dedicated to lending to working people without getting them into a cycle of debt.

Style queens

Thessy and Yiota Kouzoukas

Bachelor of Business

The incredibly stylish sisters-in-law have gone from running a humble fashion blog to being named in Forbes’ prestigious 30 Under 30 list.

Our success

5 star employability

Griffith has received five stars in the prestigious QS Stars ratings for graduate employability, helping you get a job sooner.

QS World Ranking

In the 2019 Rankings our Hospitality and Leisure Management subjects ranked 1st among Australian universities, and our Sports-related subjects rank in the top 50 worldwide

Innovative teaching and learning

Our world-class research and industry connections inform our degrees and our students gain real-world experience.

Globally connected

GBS is a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education and the UN Global Compact.

Support to reach your goals

Our award winning teaching team and support services are dedicated to helping you succeed.

International network of graduates

Join our alumni network of more than 40,000 making an impact around the world.

State-of-the-art learning facilities

Our learning spaces inspire creativity, promote collaboration and encourage innovation.

Research that makes a difference

Benefit from a vibrant research culture and study alongside our globally renowned researchers.


Griffith Business School has over 220 academic staff engaged in learning, teaching and research activities.