Study at Griffith

Before you begin your application to study at Griffith, it is important to know whether you are applying for the Study Abroad Program or the Exchange Program. Select the relevant section below for information on how to apply.

Study Abroad Program

The Study Abroad program is available to students from any institution around the world. If you are a Study Abroad student, you pay a set tuition fee for the trimester.

Exchange Program

The Exchange program is exclusively for students who are enrolled and nominated by one of Griffith's exchange partner universities. If you are an Exchange student you pay any tuition fees to your home university, not to Griffith University.

Other study options

Griffith University

Griffith offers a range of study options for international students if you wish to enrol in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree.

Undergraduate and postgraduate study options

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.

Griffith English Language Institute

Frequently asked questions

I have received my offer letter, what happens next?

Do I really need to pay for Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)?

My status is showing as ‘On Hold Until Closing Date’ what does this mean?

I have accepted my offer letter and it has been a few days now, and I have not received my COE?

I can’t log into accept my offer. What should I do?

Where can I submit my courses I’d like to study?

I have my COE. Do you help me apply for my Visa?

Q. I have received my COE, but not my welcome letter and I can't log into myGriffith.

Ask Us Online

If you have any other questions, you can try searching for the answer online. You can also submit an enquiry online and this will be directed to the relevant department for assistance.

Online Enquiries

Key dates

Teaching periods

Monday 6 July - Saturday 17 October 2020

Trimester 2

Our second teaching trimester for 2020 runs from Monday 6 July to Friday 2 October.  Exams conclude on Saturday 17 October.

Monday 26 October 2020 – Saturday 13 February 2021

Trimester 3

Our third teaching trimester for 2019 runs from Monday 26 October 2020 to Friday 29 January 2021. Exams conclude on Saturday 13 February 2021.

Monday 01 March - Saturday 12 June 2021

Trimester 1

Our first teaching trimester for 2021 runs from Monday 01 March to Friday 28 May. Exams conclude on Saturday 12 June.

Application deadlines

30 May 2020

Trimester 2

We recommend you apply for the Study Abroad program by 30 May 2020 to start in Trimester 2 2020.

30 September 2020

Trimester 3

We recommend you apply for the Study Abroad program by 30 September 2020 to start in Trimester 3 2020.

30 January 2020

Trimester 1

We recommend you apply for the Study Abroad program by 30 January 2021 to start in Trimester 1 2021.

Have a question?

Speak to a Global Mobility Advisor about the application process