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We’re focused on protecting the planet and creating sustainable solutions for an expanding global population

Studying environment, planning or architecture at Griffith, you'll learn in and out of the classroom. Our cutting-edge urban and environmental research informs our degrees, giving you a richer learning experience.

Study environment, planning and architecture at Griffith

Gain the skills and insight to conquer urban and environmental challenges.

Environmental leaders

Griffith was the first university in Australia to offer a degree in environmental science, which was revolutionary at the time—today it’s more important than ever. As a Griffith student, you’ll learn from some of Australia’s leading environmental scientists.

Ranked in the world’s top 100

In the prestigious QS World University Rankings by Subject, Griffith is ranked in the world's top 2% for architecture and built environment.

Learn outside the classroom

At Griffith we offer a range of flexible and innovative programs that get you out of the classroom. Depending on what you study, you could find yourself studying wildlife in Nepal or alpine plants in the Australian Alps. You'll also have the chance to complete an industry project, which will integrate you into the workplace.

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Career opportunities

Our environment, planning and architecture degrees span a range of careers. Depending on your degree, you may find opportunities in resource management, marine parks, urban planning and design, environmental conservation, ecotourism, architecture, research or construction.

Student story

Naomi Edwards

Griffith environmental science graduate

Coastal advocate

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Key dates

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Monday 26 September — Friday 30 September

Queensland conservatorium auditions

Queensland Conservatorium live auditions will be conducted the week beginning Monday 26 September. 

Monday 27 February — Friday 26 May

Trimester 1

From 2017, we’ll be teaching across three trimesters, rather than two semesters, with our first trimester kicking off on Monday 27 February.