Study Abroad or Exchange at Griffith

Our Study Abroad and Exchange Program allows you to complete one or two trimesters of study in Australia and earn credit towards your home degree.

Griffith University is one of the leading providers of higher education in the Asia–Pacific, with a reputation for research and teaching excellence. We provide you with specialised courses and activities to make your Australian experience relevant and memorable.

Study highlights

Community Internship

The Community Internship course allows you to earn 10 credit points while gaining work experience through placement with a not-for-profit organisation.

Specialised Trimester

Specialised Trimester is the perfect way to demonstrate expertise in a particular study area. Students choose three or more courses in a chosen study area. 

English + University

English + University students complete Griffith English Language Institute's award winning Direct Entry program then begin their Griffith University Study Abroad program.

Pre-approved Courses

Griffith has an extensive range of first, second and third year pre-approved courses across 20 different disciplines, making course choices flexible and simple.

Griffith at a glance

Ranked in the top 3% worldwide

Griffith ranks alongside some of the best universities in the world.

Community internship

Make a difference while developing professional skills and gain credit towards your degree.

Creating global citizens

Our courses have an international focus, preparing you for work around the world.

Pre-approved courses

Our courses have an international focus, preparing you for work around the world. We offer over 300 courses that can be pre-approved.

Specialised trimester

The perfect way to demonstrate your expertise in a particular study area.

Dedicated Global Mobility team

To help you with everything from your application to maximising your time at Griffith.

Location

5 campuses to choose from, making your experience at Griffith unique.

2,500 courses

Undergraduate and postgraduate level courses can be pre-approved.

Study Abroad and Exchange Guide

Five campuses

Each campus has a wide range of modern spaces to suit every study needs as well as facilities and services to help make your time at Griffith easier and enjoyable.

Life in Australia

Australia is an affordable, safe and friendly place to study. It has a subtropical climate, welcoming environment, natural wonders and vibrant city life. Spanning three major cities in Queensland, our campuses provide access to some of the best shopping, multicultural dining and entertainment precincts in Australia.

Griffith students

Take your degree global and study overseas

Prepare for university

Prepare for your life in Australia and at Griffith University with our guide to visas, health insurance, flights, airport pickup, accommodation, enrolment and much more.

Plan your move to Australia

Key dates

Teaching periods

Monday 26 February - Saturday 23 June

Trimester 1

Our first teaching trimester for 2018 runs from Monday 26 February to Friday 1 June. Exams conclude on Saturday 23 June.

Monday 9 July – Saturday 20 October

Trimester 2

Our second teaching trimester for 2018 runs from Monday 9 July to Friday 28 September.  Exams conclude on Saturday 20 October.

Monday 29 October 2018 - Saturday 15 February 2019

Trimester 3

Our third teaching trimester for 2018 runs from Monday 29 October 2018 to Friday 1 February 2019. Exams conclude on Friday 15 February 2019.

Application deadlines

30 January 2018

Trimester 1

We recommend you apply for the Study Abroad program by 30 January 2018 to start in Trimester 1 2018.

30 May 2018

Trimester 2

We recommend you apply for the Study Abroad program by 30 May 2018 to start in Trimester 2 2018.

30 September 2018

Trimester 3

We recommend you apply for the Study Abroad program by 30 September 2018 to start in Trimester 3 2018.

Speak to a Global Mobility Advisor

We can assist with any Study Abroad or Exchange enquiries you might have