About Griffith College
Griffith College is your best pathway to a degree at Griffith University in Queensland, Australia. Since 1997, we have successfully bridged the academic gap for over 14,000 students to help them achieve their goal of becoming a successful Griffith University graduate.
Griffith College students are so close to Griffith, they are already there. Griffith College is situated on campus at Griffith University’s Mt Gravatt and Gold Coast campuses. Students have access to university facilities and become part of the Griffith community from day one.
Griffith College students benefit from:
- guaranteed entry to Griffith University (on successful completion of a Griffith College Diploma program and meeting Griffith GPA entry requirements)
- a flexible tri-semester calendar with courses beginning in February, June and October every year
- small class sizes and extra contact time with teaching staff
- full access to Griffith University services and facilities
- two campus options – study amongst the scenic bushland setting of the Toohey Forest at Mt Gravatt (Brisbane), or alongside 70km of world famous beachfront at the Gold Coast.
Griffith College offers undergraduate diploma programs in:
- Arts and communication
- Criminology and criminal justice
- Health care/nursing
- Health sciences
- Hotel management
- Information technology
- Social and psychological science.
Students study on campus and are taught by university lecturers, providing more teaching hours per subject to help students stay ahead.
Griffith College also offers bridging subjects to help students meet pre-requisite study requirements in their degree choice, a Foundation Program, and an Associate Degree in Commerce and Business.
FEE-HELP and payment plans are available to eligible students for Griffith College diploma and associate degree programs. Contact Griffith College for more information or visit Study Assist.
Your pathway to Griffith University
On successful completion of a Griffith College Diploma, students will gain entry to the second year of the equivalent degree program at Griffith University. (Credit into Griffith University will depend on the degree and major chosen. Find full progression outlines.) Students can fast-track their studies and enter second year university after just eight months (two semesters) at Griffith College.
Ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide, Griffith University prepares graduates to play their part in the world. Griffith has close partnerships with more than 230 educational institutions, many of which are world leaders. Griffith University’s global perspective is preparing graduates for tomorrow’s international job market. With a focus on industry connections and hands-on experience, Griffith students are networked and connected before they graduate.
Student support services
Students are offered a range of support services and programs to ensure they achieve their academic potential while developing personally and maintaining a balanced lifestyle.
Griffith College students are welcomed as part of the Griffith University community and enjoy full access to all university facilities and services including:
- a well-equipped library
- 24-hour computer laboratories
- modern classrooms
- cafés, clubs and restaurants
- Uni Bar
- sporting facilities including including olympic-standard athletics track, aquatic centre, gym, basketball courts and tennis courts.
Academic and welfare guidance
Academic and Welfare Advisers are available to assist students who require additional academic and/or welfare support during their program at Griffith College. The College also provides a free and confidential welfare and counselling service.
Additional services include:
- disability support
- learning and language support
- Peer Mentor program
- orientation and enrolment activities
- career counselling
- prayer room.
On-campus accommodation is available at the University Residence on the Mt Gravatt and Nathan campuses, and at the Griffith University Village on the Gold Coast campus.
Part of the Navitas Group
Griffith College is part of the global Navitas Group, an internationally recognised education provider with the knowledge and resources of staff in more than 50 different colleges and campuses worldwide.
For additional information about the institution profile (including student profile) and course admissions information for semester 1, 2017, visit the Griffith College website.
Page last updated: 12 Sep 2017