AUSTRALIA: Brisbane & Gold Coast


Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland and the fastest growing city in Australia, has a youthful and vibrant culture. The neighbouring Gold Coast has beautiful beaches and some of the world’s best water-sports. The region offers numerous inner-city and outback activities, including theaters, waterfront cafes, national parks, hiking, biking, swimming, surfing and much much more. Read more about Australia, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

  • Study at Griffith University (GU); Gold Coast or Brisbane (Nathan) campus
  • Wide selection of courses in various academic disciplines
  • Maximum of 18 credits per trimester
  • Transcripts issued by Griffith University and/or Lincoln University (accredited in the USA)
  • Cultural field trips in Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sydney
  • Affordable comprehensive program fee
  • Pre-departure advising and planning
  • KEI Onsite Director and 24/7 support

Trimester & year concentrations

  • Arts: Design, Architecture, Visual & Performance
  • Australian Studies & Foreign Languages
  • Business & Economics
  • Communications: Journalism, Media & Advertising
  • Computer Science & Information Systems
  • Criminology, Forensics & Law
  • Education & Child Development
  • Engineering & Applied Science
  • Environment: Science, Policy & Management
  • Fashion: Design, Styling & Merchandising
  • International Relations & Political Science
  • Life Science & Biotechnology
  • Medicine, Health & Nutrition
  • Physical Science & Mathematics
  • Psychology & Social Sciences
  • Sports: Science, Management & Training
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Internships & Community Service


  • Academic Year (mid July to mid February)
  • Calendar Year (mid February to mid October)
  • Trimester I (mid February to mid June)
  • Trimester II (late June to mid October)
  • Trimester III (late October to mid February) – not offered as a stand-alone program

Griffith University CRICOS Provider – 00233E