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 01 March 2021 - Saturday 19 June 2021

Trimester 1

Our first teaching trimester for 2021 runs from Monday 01 March 2021 to Friday 04 June 2021. Exams conclude on Saturday 19 June 2021.

Monday 12 July 2021 - Saturday 30 October 2021

Trimester 2

Our second teaching trimester for 2021 runs from Monday 12 July 2021 to Friday 15 October 2021.  Exams conclude on Saturday 30 October 2021.

Monday 01 November 2021 – Saturday 26 February 2022

Trimester 3

Our third teaching trimester for 2021 runs from Monday 01 November 2021 to Friday 11 February 2022. Exams conclude on Saturday 26 February 2022.

Application deadlines

30 May

Trimester 2

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

30 September

Trimester 3

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

30 January

Trimester 1

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

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