Since It started teaching over 40 years ago, It Have been deeply connected to the Asian region, socially conscious and environmentally aware, an integral part of the community and heavily industry focused. They’ve also become a comprehensive, research-intensive university, ranking in the top 3% of universities worldwide. Their research excellence, innovative teaching and learning practices, along with strong ties to industry, make them one of the leading providers of higher education in the Asia–Pacific. Griffith ranks among the world's best universities. A relatively young university. In just four decades, They’ve grown from one campus and 451 students to become a comprehensive, multi-campus institution, with 50,000 students and over 200,000 graduates. Today, They are known for high-impact research, outstanding student experience, commitment to social justice and welcoming environment, and rank among the top three per cent of universities worldwide.