About Griffith University:

Griffith University is a public research university in South East Queensland on the east coast of Australia. Formally founded in 1971, Griffith opened its doors in 1975, introducing Australia's first degrees in environmental science and Asian studies. The university is named after Sir Samuel Walker Griffith, who was twice Premier of Queensland and the first Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia. Sir Samuel Griffith played a major role in the Federation of Australia and was the principal author of the Australian constitution. Opening initially with the one campus at Nathan and 451 students, the university now has five campuses spanning three cities, the largest of which are the Gold Coast campus at Southport and the Nathan campus in Brisbane. The Mount Gravatt and South Bank campuses are also located in Brisbane, while the Logan campus is at Meadowbrook. It has over 44,000 students and offers a full suite of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees in the areas of 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.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings - - - - - - - 460 420 382 366 318 313 293 290

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 277 - 294 - - 241 222 206 175 182 164 135 152 161
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 221 197 182 169
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 351-400
Medicine - - - - - - - - - 301-350 295 295 293 301-350
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 351-400
Social Sciences - - 244 203 228 184 153 137 115 122 97 104 99 75

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 301-350 301-350 351-400
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - 234
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 205
Civil Engineering - 248 213 211 161 127 121 126 94 114 179
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 301-350 281 301-350
Computer Science - - - - - - - - 120 133 96
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 127 127 104
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environment / Ecology 275 189 167 152 127 110 121 103 90 101 100
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - 283
Immunology - - - - - - - - 294 - -
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - 206
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - 301-350
Physics - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science 261 255 261 232 272 239 201 196 199 218 220
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 182 201 235
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 81 83 70
Space Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 110
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -