Griffith University
Region: Oceania
Country/Region: Australia
Found Year: 1975
Address: Kessels Road, Nathan, QLD 4111
Introduction

Griffith University believes in, celebrates and strives for the remarkable. As one of Australia’s most innovative tertiary institutions, Griffith is an influential contributor to education and research in the Asia–Pacific region. Since opening in 1975, Griffith has grown from a small, single campus of 451 students to a remarkable, comprehensive university with over 50,000 students across five campuses in South East Queensland and a network of 200,000 graduates spanning the globe. Ranking in the top two per cent of universities worldwide, Griffith consistently performs in the top 300 of the major international indices. In the most recent Excellence in Research for Australia 2018 assessment exercise, Griffith was rated at world standard or above in 59 disciplines. Griffith has a long history of offering new and innovative degrees that meet the ever-changing needs of students, industry and the community. As well as introducing Australia’s first degrees in important fields such as Asian studies and environmental science, Griffith is a leader in online education. Today, Griffith offers over 200 undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees in business and government, criminology and law, education, engineering and information technology, environment, planning and architecture, health, humanities and languages, music, science and aviation, and visual and creative arts. These degrees are informed by cutting-edge research and delivered by some of Australia’s most highly awarded teachers. Featuring prominently in annual national teaching awards and citations, Griffith is one of a select number of universities to have three recipients of the prestigious Australian University Teacher of the Year award. Griffith also received a five-star rating in the 2019 Good Universities Guide for Teaching Quality and Overall Student Experience.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
201-300
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
301-400
2017
301-400
2018
301-400
2019
301-400
2020
201-300
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Nursing
2
Hospitality & Tourism Management
5
Marine/Ocean Engineering
19
Dentistry & Oral Sciences
51-75
Law
51-75
Education
51-75
Geography
76-100
Computer Science & Engineering
76-100
Key Statistics
32843
Total Enrollment
5734(17.5%)
International Students
27798
Undergraduate Enrollment
3859(13.9%)
International Students
5045
Graduate Enrollment
1875(37.2%)
International Students