About Griffith International

Griffith International manages institutional partnerships and provides remarkable student experiences

Griffith International comprises a number of units, ranging from the Griffith English Language Institute through to Griffith Global Mobility. As well looking after the recruitment, admission and on-campus experience of international students, GI includes staff who coordinate and promote international experiences for Griffith students, facilitate institutional agreements, host delegations and run capacity-building programs for overseas governments and partners. Together with GELI and the Tourism Confucius Institute, a “one-stop” service is provided for students, staff and partners.

The Vice President (Global)

Vice President (Global) Professor Sarah Todd leads and manages Griffith International and the Tourism Confucius Institute, and is responsible for the University’s overall internationalisation strategy. Professor Todd is responsible for: international development; international policy; strategic planning; international projects; pre-degree and concurrent English language programs; the development of global partnerships; international student recruitment; student international mobility; and international student support.

Griffith International Management

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International Office

Our International Office comprises four main subunits: International Marketing, Griffith Global Mobility, Student Experience and International Administration.

International Office

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International Relations

Our International Relations team facilitates the development and management of Griffith’s international institutional partnerships and agreements, including the organisation of strategic visits by international delegations, and raises awareness of the University’s academic achievements and research strengths.

International Relations

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International Business Development Unit

Our International Business Development Unit provides specialised project management services, engages with academic staff to bid for international projects and develops business opportunities working with international aid organisations, government and education institutions.

International Business Development Unit

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Griffith English Language Institute

The Griffith English Language Institute has provided internationally recognised English language programs for more than 20 years, with a focus on preparing students for admission into Griffith University programs. GELI provides:

  • general and academic English programs
  • customised group programs
  • University language support programs
  • IELTS and PTE Academic Test Centres

Griffith English Language Institute

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Tourism Confucius Institute

Collaboration between Griffith University, the Chinese University of Mining and Technology, and the Chinese Ministry of Education

Explore student blog

Experiences shape us. They can take the form of adventures or challenges... or something else entirely. From stories about everyday life as a student and resident of sunny Queensland to overseas adventures, Explore is a platform for our students to share the experiences that mould them in today’s ever evolving global world.

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