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Griffith University: shaping a better world through innovation and research

At Griffith University, our commitment to pioneering research and innovation has consistently placed us in the top 2% of universities worldwide. In fact, we're proud to be ranked among the top 300 in six of the largest and most prestigious global university rankings. In the ever-evolving landscape of higher education, Griffith stands tall, ranking 46th in the latest Times Higher Education Young University Rankings. Moreover, we've been recognised in the top 100 globally for three consecutive years in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings, aligning our efforts with the United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

At Griffith, our students thrive in a dynamic and inclusive interdisciplinary environment. Our courses and research opportunities are led by distinguished Australian academics. Our researchers, numbering over 1,700 experts spread across 30 centres and institutes, are the driving force behind our success. Fuelled by a passion for positive change, they exceed world standards in 20 research fields according to the latest Australian Government Excellence in Research assessment.

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Griffith University is actively seeking passionate and dedicated PhD candidates to join us. We invite individuals interested in fields such as climate action, disability and inclusion, infectious disease elimination, environmental studies, human origins, and transformative justice to explore the exciting opportunities awaiting you.

Ready to make a difference? Visit our research scholarships page to learn more about our current openings.

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