Unleash your ideas and bring the next big thing to life
Connect with our Griffith innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem to learn from experts and collaborate with our vibrant community of innovative thinkers.
Discover courses, events, mentors, projects, clubs and other opportunities on offer to build your entrepreneurial skills and networks, and transform your ideas into reality.
Griffith Innovation Challenge
If you've been sitting on a bright new idea that you would love to take further, the Griffith Innovation Challenge is for you.
3 Day Startup
Develop and pitch ideas and work with industry heavyweights in this three-day intensive event.
Entrepreneurship and New Business Ventures (2043MKT)
A hands-on introductory course for students from all disciplines to recognise business opportunities and assess their viability.
Held over a weekend, this is a top opportunity to design, develop and showcase a mobile application—and win prize money.
Griffith Innovation Challenge
The Griffith Innovation Challenge is a 10 Credit Point course available to students of any undergraduate study program. With $10,000 prize money and ongoing mentoring to the challenges winning team, students work collaboratively on a concept, researching its potential and meeting with industry mentors and technical advisors to bring their concept to life.
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Study innovation and entrepreneurship
We have degrees, majors and courses designed to teach you the skills you need to grow your ideas, become an entrepreneur or to bring innovative thinking and practice into your profession. We are also integrating opportunities across all of our degrees to develop the skills that are essential for entrepreneurial thinking and innovation.
Opportunities on campus
We have a range of opportunities and innovative spaces on campus for our students to collaborate, develop enterprise skills and cultivate ideas. Become part of the University’s thriving entrepreneurship ecosystem by joining a club, participating in an innovation challenge, attending a masterclass or chatting with a mentor.
Opportunities in the community
We are connecting with a growing ecosystem of innovation and entrepreneurship supported by government and industry, locally and around the globe. Find out how you can tap into this network.
Resources, grants and funding
Innovation and entrepreneurship are critical to the strength and sustainability of local and global economies. To support this, a range of resources, grants and funding opportunities are available.
Get support on your path to an Entrepreneurial career
The Careers and Employment Service can provide you with the tools, information, practices and strategies for embracing the entrepreneurial career. Take the next step and make get in touch with the service to find out more Career Development Consultants.
Find a mentor
Learn from and connect with entrepreneurs via our award-winning Industry Mentoring Program
QCA Enterprise provides students with the opportunity to work on projects for real clients in one of our four commercial studios.
Virtual Enterprise is a hands-on industry project completed by a group of students for a real-world business.
Providing practical commercialisation experience, Griffith is helping those with entrepreneurial drive get a head start.