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.


Australian Catholic University

Locations: Melbourne CBD, Ballarat

Connecting learning with practice

Industry and Employer requests

Deakin University

Locations: Burwood, Geelong, Warrnambool community/employing-deakin-students/wil

La Trobe University

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

Contacts for Employers

Monash University

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

RMIT University

Locations: Melbourne CBD, Brunswick, Bundoora

For further information phone: +61 3 9925 3901 or email:

Swinburne University of Technology

Locations: Hawthorn, Croydon, Wantirna

University of Melbourne

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

Victoria University

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

Western Australia

Curtin University

Locations: Bentley, Kalgoorlie and Perth CBD

Dr Johannes Herrmann 08 9266 3309

Edith Cowan University

Locations: Joondalup, Mount Lawley, Bunbury

Professor Denise Jackson

Murdoch University

Location: Murdoch

Dr David Rowbottom 08 9360 2765

University of Notre Dame

Locations: Fremantle, Broome

Kim Shaw – Career Service 08 9433 0582

University of Western Australia

Locations: Crawley, Claremont, Albany

Alyce-Maree Walpole 08 6488 4686 


University of Tasmania

Locations: Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Rozelle

College of Arts, Law and Education:

College of Health and Medicine:

College of Science and Engineering:

College of Business and Economics:

Australian Maritime College:

Northern Territory

Charles Darwin University

Mita Das, Manager CDU Careers Centre


T: 08 8946 7346

New South Wales

Australian Catholic University

Locations: North Sydney, Strathfield

Connecting learning with practice

Industry and Employer requests

Charles Sturt University


Faculty of Arts and Education l-experience/placement/host

The Faculty of Business, Justice and Behaviour Sciences

The Faculty of Science

La Trobe University

Locations: Sydney CBD

Macquarie University

Location: North Ryde


Higher Degree Research



Southern Cross University

Locations: Lismore, Gold Coast and Coffs Harbour

Leanne Baker and Julia Caldicott and

University of New England

Location: Armidale 02 6773 2000


University of New South Wales

Locations: Kensington

WIL Central:

University of Newcastle

Locations: Newcastle, Sydney, Port Macquarie, Central Coast +61 2 4921 5589

University of Notre Dame

Location: Sydney

Career Service – 02 8204 4429

alternatively Professor Margot Kearns, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic – 02 8204 4293

University of Sydney

Locations:  Camperdown/Darlington,

Christine Brooks, Business Development Manager FASS,

University of Technology Sydney

Locations:  Broadway, Haymarket and Moore Park Sydney

Working with UTS:

Linking with the Community Sector:

Offering Student Internships:

University of Wollongong

Locations:  Wollongong

Western Sydney University

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

Placements Hub,

Victoria University

Location: Sydney CBD TBC

Australian Capital Territory

Australian Catholic University

Location: Canberra

Connecting learning with practice

Industry and Employer requests

Australian National University

Location: Canberra TBC

University of Canberra

Location: Canberra

Employability with Careers UC – University of Canberra

Contact for Employers:

South Australia

Australian Catholic University

Location: Adelaide

Connecting learning with practice

Offer student work placements

Industry and Employer requests

Flinders University

Location: Bedford Park

Torrens University

Location:  Adelaide CBD

University of Adelaide

Locations: North Terrace, Roseworthy, Waite

Internships and Work Integrated Learning:

Career Services & Industry Engagement:

University of South Australia

Location: Adelaide CBD


Australian Catholic University

Location: Brisbane

Connecting learning with practice

Offer student work placements

Industry and Employer requests

Bond University

Location: Robina students/opportunities/career-development- centre/employersindustry TBC

Central Queensland University

Location: North Rockhampton partnerships/engagement/contact-us TBC

Griffith University


James Cook University

Locations: Townsville, Cairns

Queensland University of Technology

Location: Brisbane

Southern Cross University

Locations: Lismore, Gold Coast and Coffs Harbour

University of Queensland

Locations: St Lucia, Gatton, Herston 

University of Southern Queensland

Location: Toowoomba, Springfield, Ipswich

Ms Katie Baker Industry Relationships Consultant T: +61 7 3812 6212 E:

University of the Sunshine Coast

Locations:  Sunshine Coast, Gympie, Caboolture, Fraser Coast and Southbank industry/work-placements-for-students