Expert staff producing industry leading research
Our world-class teaching team, technology-rich learning spaces, industry leading research and professional connections ensures graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to hit the ground running.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics offers industry-recognised undergraduate and postgraduate programs in accounting, banking, business law, business statistics, economics, finance, financial planning and taxation. Our program allows you to major in one or more of these fields.
Our world-class teaching team, technology-rich learning spaces, and industry partnerships ensure you will graduate with the knowledge and skills needed to hit the ground running.
Our close working relationships with industry representatives, professional bodies and industry leading research programs ensure students graduate with a highly relevant degree that is valued by employers. This enables you to contribute effectively in your chosen field and meet challenges facing both the domestic and the global business environment.
Careers in Commerce
Careers you can count on
Years 10, 11 and 12 students are invited to attend the annual Griffith Business School Careers in Commerce Experience Day. Students will gain insight into the exciting career choices available to them as commerce graduates, and they will hear from speakers who have used their commerce qualifications to forge successful careers in the diverse areas of accounting, business law, economics, finance and financial planning.
|Nathan||Tue 28 May||9am–2pm||TBA|
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Morning tea provided for teachers, lunch provided for all.
RSVP Friday 19 May 2019
For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Higher Degree Research
We pride ourselves on supporting emerging scholars and actively involving them in the activities of the Department and our partner research centres.
We have over 40 Higher Degree by Research students with a wide range of thesis.
Introducing the Student Investment Fund
The Student Investment Fund provides outstanding finance students with access to Queensland’s largest student managed investment fund, totalling $250,000.
A double degree in economics and finance at Griffith set Christina Ruiz up for a stellar start to her career. In 2014, she was named one of GradConnection's most employable students in Australia. Judges highlighted her maturity and drive when announcing her the winner of the Westpac Group Accounting and Financial Services category. On completion of her Bachelor of Commerce, Christina was offered a graduate position with EY in Melbourne.
Accounting, Finance and Economics news
Griffith University’s partnership with Platinum Asset Management rewards...
16 May 2019
Financial Planning event awards high-achieving students with scholarships and looks to the future...
Free Griffith seminar to help public deal with the Tax Office
08 Apr 2019
The event precedes the opening of the Logan campus’ Student Tax Clinics this July.
Team Griffith takes third place in Eurasia Asset Management Challenge
05 Apr 2019
Business students Tanner Noakes and Alex Byrne were the only Australian students to reach the...
Griffith Business School welcomes new Financial Advice Research Fellow
03 Apr 2019
The appointment is just one part of a multifaceted agreement with industry partner AMP.