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 16,000 students to help them achieve their goal of becoming a successful Griffith University graduate.
As a Griffith College student you are so close to Griffith, you are already there. Griffith College is located on campus at Griffith University’s Mt Gravatt and Gold Coast campuses. You 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 trimester 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.
University lecturers teach you on campus, providing more teaching hours per subject to help you stay ahead.
Griffith College also offers bridging subjects to help you meet prerequisite 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, you 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.) You can fast-track their studies and enter second year university after just eight months (two trimesters) 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
You have access to a range of support services and programs to ensure you achieve your academic potential while developing personally and maintaining a balanced lifestyle.
As a Griffith College student, you 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 you if you require additional academic and/or welfare support during your program. 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.
Our Student Support team can help you to search for suitable accommodation if you need help.
Find out more about accommodation.
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.
Detailed information on programs, subjects, support services, accommodation, prerequisites for study, fees and enrolment procedures can be downloaded from the College website.
Page last updated: 24 Sep 2018