Where can I go?

Griffith University, Australia



City Information

Based on Australia's world-famous Gold Coast, Southport is the central business district for the City of Gold Coast. Southport has a humid subtropical climate with humid, wet summers and warm winters. Southport blends its status as a central business district with its history as the quintessential seaside destination to create a dynamic mix of city life and natural beauty.

University Information

Founded in 1971, Griffith University is a public research university based in Queensland, Australia. The university is named after Sir Samuel Walker Griffith, who was twice president of Australia and was the principal author of the Australian constitution. QS ranks the university in the 'Top 50 under 50' rankings of new universities. Liverpool students on exchange study at the Gold Coast campus which is located just minutes from the regions world-famous beaches. The campus has more than 18,000 students enrolled in a wide variety of subjects.

Additional Information

Additional Fees:
Insurance - 380 AUD (semester exchange) / 760 AUD (full year exchange)
Visa - 560 AUD

There are 2 places available for Law with a Year Abroad and one place for Marine Biology. Full Year spaces are for Law with a Year Abroad only.

Please note that Liverpool Semester 2 equates to Semester 1 at Australian partner universities

Summary Table

Competitiveness Less competitive
Number of places open for application 6
Do UK students need a visa? Yes
Total estimated cost per semester in local currency
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10,000 AUD per semester.
City type Very large city (1m+)
Campus Type(s) Suburban
Where do exchange students normally live? Mixture of university halls of residence & private off-campus accommodation
Are exchange students guaranteed a place in University halls of residence? No
Which UoL semester would a student normally spend at this partner? Full academic year,Semester 2
Term Dates

Semester 1: July to November

Semester 2: February to June

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