Vice Chancellor Ian O’Connor unveils Griffith University's new Fine Art & Design studios on their Queensland College of Art South Bank campus.


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Not only is the Queensland College of Art (QCA) one of Australia’s foremost institutions of Art, Design and Film, it is also one of the country’s longest running and largest creative academies. Pivotal for the QCA is a belief that cutting edge, creative processes and productions that challenge the way we perceive and understand the world, must be vigorously encouraged.

On 5 September 2017, Vice Chancellor Ian O’Connor unveiled the new Fine Art and Design studios on Griffith University’s Queensland College of Art South Bank campus. …

Griffith University introduces new Electronic and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Engineering (drones) major, offered through the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours).


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Imagine applying the rapid advancement of drone technology to guide the future of aviation.

That’s the opportunity for graduates of Griffith University’s new cutting-edge Electronic and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Engineering (UAV) major, according to Associate Professor Steven O’Keefe.

The head of electronic engineering at Griffith’s Nathan campus says the major is offered at arguably the most fertile period in the development of UAV technology.

Available through the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at Griffith’s Nathan campus, …

Griffith University continues to make its mark on the global stage with the release of the latest Times Higher Education Young University Rankings.


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Griffith University continues to make its mark on the global stage with the release of the latest Times Higher Education Young University Rankings.

Previously known as THE 150 Under 50 Rankings, the Young University Rankings sees Griffith rise from 48th to be now placed 35th among 200 similarly-aged institutions.

This impressive rise follows last month’s QS Subject Rankings in which Griffith placed in the top 100 institutions worldwide in 11 subject areas with Hospitality and Leisure Management ranked in the top ten. …

Prateek Konnur, a final year student, enrolled in Griffith’s Masters of Aviation Management program, was recently announced as one of the winners of this year’s Dr Peter Gardiner Student Grant.


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Prateek Konnur, a final year student, enrolled in Griffith’s Masters of Aviation Management program by distance, was recently announced as one of the two winners of this year’s Dr Peter Gardiner Student Grant and invited to participate in the CHC Summit held in Vancouver, Canada. The Summit is annually attended by hundreds of aviation delegates from around the world who collaborate and openly share the foundations of their Safety Management Systems and create a platform for learning and networking. …

Next week we will be joined with Law School reps from Australia’s Griffith University at four different University Campus visits. Feb 1. we will be at Guelph University and Wilfrid Laurier University and Feb.2 we will be at McMaster University and York University.


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Next week we will be joined with Law School reps from Australia’s Griffith University at four different University Campus visits. February 1st we will be at Guelph University and Wilfrid Laurier University and February 2nd we will be at McMaster University and York University.

About Griffith University:
– Ranked amongst top Law Schools worldwide
– Top 5% University worldwide
– Competitive tuition fees
– No LSAT required to study Law
– …

If you’re an international uni student situated in Brisbane and you’re looking for some cheap, affordable and free things to do – Read this!


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So you’re an international Uni Student situated in Brisbane and you’re looking for some cheap, affordable and free things to do – cause we all know how hard money is to come by during these times! Have no fear, we’ve got you covered!

1. Brisbane Botanic Gardens

Situated in Mt. Coot-tha, the botanical gardens have different displays of plants, trees, herbs, and flowers! You may even be lucky to see some critters in their natural habitat. …

Accommodation costs are a big worry for students when studying abroad. Heres a look at what accommodation costs in our partnered uni's


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Accommodation costs are a big worry for students when studying abroad, or when studying anywhere for that matter, and naturally so. You want to ensure your living situation is one that is comfortable, and affordable! Cost is a big factor when choosing to study overseas and after the tuition fee’s are paid and that worry is out of the way, your living expenses are the next factor to focus on.

KOM Consultants works with many universities in Australia, …

Here at KOM we love a good student blog. Here are some tips from a student on getting back in to your work and having a successful semester!


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Tips from a 5th year student!

Take it from a student.  A great resource is always directly from a student.  So look at this Griffith University student’s tip on studying.

 

1. Don’t stress out, get yourself organised! 

We all know that by week 8 things can go a little array, but I always try my best to start the semester with the absolute intention to be prepared. …

Janine is studying Business at Griffith University and the program brought her all the way to Hong Kong to study for four weeks. How cool!


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What a couple months it has been! Let me tell you, I thought I was lucky to just study in Australia but turns out, I got an opportunity to study in Hong Kong as well. I studied abroad, to study abroad again. I clocked up my frequent flier miles, that’s for sure!

I prefer the cold, being Canadian and all so it was a little bit saddening to leave Brisbane during its winter…(Northern Australian winter is like Calgary spring temperatures). …

Completing an MBA at Griffith University proved a springboard to the USA and an exciting career opening with Amazon.com for Elliott Nash.


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Completing an MBA at Griffith University proved a springboard to the United States and an exciting career opening with Amazon.com for Elliott Nash.

A combination of university degrees and in-depth industry experience brought his profile to the attention of recruiters when the online retail giant went looking for a suitable candidate to take up a technical program manager position in Seattle.

“Due to my hands-on technical background I was referring to myself as a technical project manager on LinkedIn,” Elliott explains. …