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Join the next generation of leaders and professionals with the right set of skills for the trends facing business and government

When you study business or government at Griffith, you'll have the opportunity to learn from first hand experiences overseas and in the work place to ensure you graduate job ready, and with the soft skills sought by today’s employers. With first world-class resources and technology-rich spaces and expert staff who are thought leaders in their field, Griffith Business School is one of the country's leading business educators. Choose from degrees spanning Asian studies, government and international relations, tourism, commerce, event and sport management, entrepreneurship and a suite of business specialisations.

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Whether you’re reconsidering your current study situation, returning after a break or starting for the first time, our experienced study advisers can help you achieve your goals. Book a 30-minute Q&A to get your questions answered.

23 September - 4 October

Gold Coast, Nathan and over-the-phone

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Q&A Sessions

Whether you’re reconsidering your current study situation, returning after a break or starting for the first time, our experienced study advisers can help you achieve your goals. Book a 30-minute Q&A to get your questions answered.

23 September - 4 October

Gold Coast, Nathan and over-the-phone

Book now

Study business and government at Griffith

I’m ready for the future of business

Meet Caitlene Hillman, Griffith business student and AFR top 100 future leader. International opportunities during her degree have given her first-hand experience of current trends, ensuring she’s job ready for the future of business.

Be job ready

Today’s employers are looking for graduates with soft skills and adaptability to change, often learned on the job. When you study business or government at Griffith, you have the opportunity to develop these skills and graduate with a head start in the employment market. The BusinessPLUS and Leadership Programs cater for beginners as well as offering more advanced skills. You’ll attend career skills workshops combined with mentoring, internships and industry engagement projects that introduce you to the networks you’ll rely on later.

Be ready for the future of business

In today’s business landscape, purposeful, value-driven companies outperform the market; climate change is tied to fiscal policy; and rapid technological innovation is commonplace. As a Griffith business or government student, you will have opportunities for first hand experiences of these trends within international, national and local settings in the work environment and in the classroom. You’ll graduate with skills and knowledge of the adaptability required for organisations to prosper today and into the future.

Learn from leaders

When you study business at Griffith, you're studying among the world's best. Griffith Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business - International, meaning your degree is recognised globally as a high-quality program. For the past three years, we have ranked in the global top 100 for politics and international studies and we are recognised experts in Asian studies, international business, tourism, sport management, finance and financial planning. Our students think we're great too, rating us above the national average in the latest Student Experience Survey.

Build foundations for your future

Through industry placements and work-integrated-learning, you'll be primed for the workplace as you develop skills and benefit from experiences which will complement your classroom studies. You'll also learn from industry guest lecturers and discover how business theory applies on the job. Take advantage of opportunities which will enable you to develop a global outlook and build international networks through our overseas student exchange programs and international internships.

Expand your prospects

You can multiply your options with a double degree or double major and design the career that's right for you. A double degree or double major shows employers a highly motivated graduate with a broad range of skills and perspectives. Combine your studies in business, commerce or government with another area that's important to you and build a career of distinction.

Study in state-of-the-art facilities

Our world-class amenities include two advanced financial trading centres that provide real-time access to global financial markets combined with the sophisticated analytical tools used by investment professionals. You'll also have access to a range of individual and group study areas, collaboration zones and specialised teaching spaces.

Scholarships

BusinessPLUS scholarships

We offer three new BusinessPLUS scholarship categories this year, which seek to reward potential as well as excellence - so it’s worthwhile investigating whether you might qualify to receive one. Scholarships can cover tuition fees, education and living expenses. You can apply if you are coming straight from year 12, or if you have left high school and are applying to start an undergraduate university degree. They add to over 600 scholarships available at Griffith. You can also apply for multiple scholarships with just one application; we’ll match you with the Griffith University scholarship you are eligible for and it's free.

What is BusinessPLUS?

When you study Business at Griffith you get more than just a high-quality degree. You get the BusinessPLUS advantage. BusinessPLUS is a program designed to give Griffith business school students the skills and networks they will later rely on in the workplace. Open to any Griffith Business School student, the program caters for beginners as well as those who have more advanced skills. BusinessPLUS combines skills based, career management training with opportunities for internships, our mentoring program and industry engagement projects that introduce you to the business networks you’ll rely on later.

BusinessPLUS Academic Excellence Scholarships

Valued between $15,000 - $20,000, OP 1-8

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BusinessPLUS Transition Scholarships

Valued between $7,500 - $10,000, OP 9-14

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BusinessPLUS First Peoples Scholarships

Valued between $15,000 - $20,000, open to first peoples

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Advance your career

Our business and government degrees can prepare you for exciting careers in a wide range of industries and professions. Depending on your degree, you may find opportunities in all levels of government departments or agencies, private enterprise, consultancy, politics, tourism, marketing, management, finance or not-for-profit organisations.

Student story

Thessy and Yiota Kouzoukas

Griffith Bachelor of Business graduates

Founders of Sabo Skirt

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Monday 23 September — Friday 11 October

Q&A Sessions

Whether you're reconsidering your current study situation, returning after a break or starting study for the first time, our experienced study advisers can help you achieve your goals. Book a 30-minute personalised Q&A session to get your questions answered.

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Monday 21 October — Friday 25 October

Trimester 3: Orientation

Get the right start and find out everything you need to know about starting at Griffith.

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Tuesday 29 October — Thursday 31 October

Application Support Nights

Need help with your university application? Receive personalised advice and assistance from one of our expert study advisers to start and/or complete your university application.

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Monday 16 December — Thursday 19 December

Explore your options

If your OP or ATAR result changes your direction, chat online with our expert study advisers to explore your study options. Find out about admissions pathways, entry requirements and changing your preferences.

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