Enabling high school students to experience University first hand

Griffith Business School offers a range of school programs across our Gold Coast, Logan and Nathan campuses that enable high school students to experience University first hand and expand their knowledge of the business world.

Educators can also take advantage of professional development and networking opportunities provided by the School.

GriffithBUSINESS School Outreach Program

Over the past five years, the GriffithBUSINESS School Outreach Program has provided encouragement and transitional support to thousands of secondary school students.

The program for 2018 focuses on social innovation and social enterprise, exploring the potential for citizens and communities to engage in local problem solving. Our goal, along with providing high school students with a deeper business knowledge and stronger understanding of the tertiary environment, is to encourage and support them as vibrant, connected and resilient community members.

Upcoming workshops

Careers in Commerce

Careers you can count on

Year 11 and 12 students are invited to attend the annual Griffith Business School Careers in Commerce Experience Day. Students will gain insight into the exciting career choices available to them as commerce graduates, and they will hear from speakers who have used their commerce qualifications to forge successful careers in the diverse areas of accounting, business law, economics, finance and financial planning.

The next Careers in Commerce event will be held in June 2018

Schoolgirls' Breakfast Career Experience Day

Sport is a central feature of life in Australia, generating a variety of industries from sport management to exercise science. Griffith Business School's Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management offers students an insight into these exciting and dynamic industries at a schoolgirls' breakfast career experience day each year.

The next Breakfast event will be held in May and August 2018

Scholarships

In 2018 Griffith Business School will award over $1.1 million in scholarships, prizes and awards to support and encourage students in their study endeavours.

As a means of recognising Year 12 students’ commitment to pursuing tertiary education, the School also offers a number of GriffithBUSINESS Transition Bursaries.

Ready, set, Griffith

Graduates of the ​GriffithBUSINESS Year 12 Program are invited to join us for a special pre-orientation welcome and information session.

At this session you will receive helpful information on:

  • Timetable and enrolling in your classes
  • Beat the crowd! Student ID Registration
  • Orientation: are you ready?
  • Your Student Portal
  • Student Centres: where are they?
  • Textbooks
  • Student Services: how they can help

Business news

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December 14, 2017

Griffith professor appointed President of ANZ Academy of International Business

Griffith-based International Business and Investment scholar Professor Sara McGaughey has been appointed as President and Chair of the Australia and New Zealand chapter of the Academy of International Business (AIB-ANZ). Professor McGaughey, a member of Griffith Business School‘s Department of...

December 13, 2017

Mental health of emergency services personnel and HRM: preliminary findings

The results of a survey conducted by researchers at the Centre for Work, Organisation and Wellbeing with 272 Australian paramedics has revealed the invaluable role of family, friends and work supervisors’ support as they go about their job. With three years’ funding from the Australia Re...

December 13, 2017

Griffith Research Fellow to join panel with ex-president of Costa Rica on US sojourn

Griffith University Research Fellow Dr Ferran Martinez i Coma is set to find himself in internationally esteemed company when he travels to the United States on a speaking trip this month. Dr Martinez i Coma has been invited to speak at both the Organisation of American States and the US Department ...

December 11, 2017

Indonesian officials learn about Australian fiscal policy

A member of both APEC and the G20, Indonesia has the largest economy in South East Asia which, since the Global Financial Crisis, has experienced strong sustained economic growth around five per cent.  With a population over 260 million, more than ten times Australia’s, Indonesia is the world’s thir...

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