Linking Industry and Universities

For employers and others who are interested in talking to your local university about opportunities for students to gain experience through placements, internships, projects and a wide range of other possible work-integrated learning (WIL) options.

Victoria

Australian Catholic University

Locations: Melbourne CBD, Ballarat

Connecting learning with practice https://www.wil.acu.edu.au/

Offer student work placements http://www.acu.edu.au/661106

Industry and Employer requests http://www.acu.edu.au/827155

Deakin University

Locations: Burwood, Geelong, Warrnambool

http://www.deakin.edu.au/industry-and- community/employing-deakin-students/wil

Federation University

Locations: Ballarat, Gippsland, the Wimmera, Berwick

http://federation.edu.au/industry-and- community/partnerships/industry-placement-program

ipp@federation.edu.au OR studentcareerhub@federation.edu.au

La Trobe University

Locations: Bundoora, Melbourne, Bendigo, Albury- Wodonga, Mildura, Shepparton

https://www.latrobe.edu.au/students/opportunities/wil-placements

Contacts for Employers https://www.latrobe.edu.au/students/opportunities/wil-placements/contact

Monash University

Locations: Clayton, Caulfield, Parkville, Peninsula, Melbourne CBD

https://www.monash.edu/industry/student-engagement

RMIT University

Locations: Melbourne CBD, Brunswick, Bundoora

https://www.rmit.edu.au/industry/recruit-students-and-graduates/host-internships-projects-and-placements

For further information phone: +61 3 9925 3901 or email: careers@rmit.edu.au

Swinburne University of Technology

Locations: Hawthorn, Croydon, Wantirna

https://www.swinburne.edu.au/business-partnerships/working-with-our-students/

University of Melbourne

Locations: Parkville, Southbank, Burnley, Creswick, Dookie, Shepparton, Werribee

http://go.unimelb.edu.au/kzm6

Victoria University

Locations: Melbourne CBD, Footscray, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee

https://www.vu.edu.au/current-students/careers-opportunities/placements-work-integrated-learning


 

Western Australia

Curtin University

Locations: Bentley, Kalgoorlie and Perth CBD

Dr Sonia Ferns 08 9266 4325 s.ferns@curtin.edu.au

Edith Cowan University

Locations: Joondalup, Mount Lawley, Bunbury

Assoc Prof Denise Jackson 08 6304 2794

d.jackson@ecu.edu.au

Murdoch University

Location: Murdoch

Dr David Rowbottom 08 9360 2765

D.Rowbottom@murdoch.edu.au

University of Notre Dame

Locations: Fremantle, Broome

Professor Margot Kearns 08 8204 4277

margot.kearns@nd.edu.au

University of Western Australia

Locations: Crawley, Claremont, Albany

Alyce-Maree Walpole 08 6488 4686

alyce-maree.walpole@uwa.edu.au 


Tasmania

University of Tasmania

Locations: Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

College of Arts, Law and Education: http://www.utas.edu.au/education/professional-experience

College of Health and Medicine: http://www.utas.edu.au/health/professional-experience-placement

College of Science and Engineering: http://www.utas.edu.au/technology-environments-design/ict/study/work-integrated-learning

College of Business and Economics: http://www.utas.edu.au/corporate-internship-program/home-update

Australian Maritime College: http://www.amc.edu.au/industry


Northern Territory

Charles Darwin University

Location: Darwin

https://www.cdu.edu.au/equity-services/careers-employment

1800 061 963 careers@cdu.edu.au OR engage@cdu.edu.au

Julia Ash, Employer Liaison Officer T: 08 8946 6288

E: careers@cdu.edu.au
 


New South Wales

Australian Catholic University

Locations: North Sydney, Strathfield

Connecting learning with practice https://www.wil.acu.edu.au/

Offer student work placements http://www.acu.edu.au/661106

Industry and Employer requests http://www.acu.edu.au/827155

Charles Sturt University

Locations

Faculty of Arts and Education

https://www.csu.edu.au/faculty/educat/sis/professiona l-experience/placement/host

The Faculty of Business, Justice and Behaviour Sciences

https://bjbs.csu.edu.au/workplace-learning

The Faculty of Science

https://bjbs.csu.edu.au/workplace-learning

La Trobe University

Locations: Sydney CBD

https://www.latrobe.edu.au/students/opportunities/wil-placements

Macquarie University

Location: North Ryde

https://www.mq.edu.au/connect/partnerships/why-connect-with-macquarie/partner-with-pace

pace.partnerships@mq.edu.au

Southern Cross University

Locations: Lismore, Gold Coast and Coffs Harbour

www.scu.edu.au/liveideas

University of New England

Location: Armidale

careers@une.edu.au 02 6773 2897

University of New South Wales

Locations: Kensington

Kim Snepvangers, Art and Design k.snepvangers@unsw.edu.au 

Maree Higgins, Art and Social Sciences m.higgins@unsw.edu.au

Blair Slater, Business b.slater@unsw.edu.au

Daria Levachova, Careers and Employment d.levachova@unsw.edu.au 

Michele Hannon, Engineering michele.hannon@unsw.edu.au

Michelle Kofod, International Officen m.kofod@unsw.edu.au 

Holly Sealy, Medicine h.seale@unsw.edu.au

Patsie Polly, Medicine patsie.polly@unsw.edu.au

Alyce Taylor, Science z5027951@unsw.edu.au 

Violet Hueston, Science v.hueston@unsw.edu.au

Rachael Weiss, TEQSA advisor r.weiss@unsw.edu.au

University of Newcastle

Locations: Newcastle, Sydney, Port Macquarie, Central Coast

WIL@newcastle.edu.au +61 2 4921 5589

University of Notre Dame

Locations: Broadway, Darlinghurst

Professor Margot Kearns 08 8204 4277 margot.kearns@nd.edu.au

University of Sydney

Locations:  Camperdown/Darlington,

Christine Brooks, Business Development Manager FASS, Christine.brooks@sydney.edu.au

University of Technology Sydney

Locations:  Broadway, Haymarket and Moore Park Sydney

https://interns.uts.edu.au/

University of Wollongong

Locations:  Wollongong

http://www.uow.edu.au/careers/employers/wil/UOW151273

Western Sydney University

Locations:  Bankstown, Nirimba, Campbelltown, Hawkesbury, Lithgow, Parramatta, Penrith

TBC

Victoria University

Location: Sydney CBD

https://www.vu.edu.au/student-life/student-placements/business-work-integrated-learning TBC


Australian Capital Territory

Australian Catholic University

Location: Canberra

Connecting learning with practice https://www.wil.acu.edu.au/

Offer student work placements http://www.acu.edu.au/661106

Industry and Employer requests http://www.acu.edu.au/827155

Australian National University

Location: Canberra

http://careers.anu.edu.au/anu-connect-internships/information-employers-coordinators TBC

careers@anu.edu.au

University of Canberra

Location: Canberra

http://www.canberra.edu.au/current-students/canberra-students/work-integrated-learning


South Australia

Australian Catholic University

Location: Adelaide

Connecting learning with practice https://www.wil.acu.edu.au/

Offer student work placements http://www.acu.edu.au/661106

Industry and Employer requests http://www.acu.edu.au/827155

Flinders University

Location: Bedford Park

http://www.flinders.edu.au/wil/

wil@flinders.edu.au

Torrens University

Location:  Adelaide CBD

industry@tua.edu.au

University of Adelaide

Locations: North Terrace, Roseworthy, Waite, Thebarton

http://www.adelaide.edu.au/student/careers/employers/

University of South Australia

Location: Adelaide CBD

https://www.unisa.edu.au/Business- community/Prospective-Employers/Hosting-student-placements/ TBC


Queensland

Australian Catholic University

Location: Brisbane

Connecting learning with practice https://www.wil.acu.edu.au/

Offer student work placements http://www.acu.edu.au/661106

Industry and Employer requests http://www.acu.edu.au/827155

Bond University

Location: Robina

https://bond.edu.au/current- students/opportunities/career-development- centre/employersindustry TBC

Central Queensland University

Location: North Rockhampton

https://www.cqu.edu.au/industry-and- partnerships/engagement/contact-us TBC

Griffith University

Locations

https://www.griffith.edu.au/learning-futures/our-practice/curriculum-development/work-integrated-learning

James Cook University

Locations: Townsville, Cairns

https://www.jcu.edu.au/placements/partner-with-jcu

Queensland University of Technology

Location: Brisbane

https://www.qut.edu.au/engage/industry-and-partnerships/work-with-students/host-student-internships-placements-projects

Southern Cross University

Locations: Lismore, Gold Coast and Coffs Harbour

www.scu.edu.au/liveideas

University of Queensland

Locations: St Lucia, Gatton, Herston

https://employability.uq.edu.au/contact

Cate Clifford c.clifford@uq.edu.au  +61 7 334 61491

University of Southern Queensland

Location: Toowoomba, Springfield, Ipswich

Ms Katie Baker Industry Relationships Consultant T: +61 7 3812 6212 E: katie.baker@usq.edu.au

https://www.usq.edu.au/careers

University of the Sunshine Coast

Locations:  Sunshine Coast, Gympie, Caboolture, Fraser Coast and Southbank

http://www.usc.edu.au/connect/business-and- industry/work-placements-for-students