As the expectations on corporate social responsibility increase, organisations are recognising the need to create long-term sustainable impact to survive and thrive into the future.  

Designed in partnership with Practera, Career Accelerator’s Sustainable Impact project offers you the opportunity to work on a 2-week real world business experience to test out your skills as a consultant while working in a team.  

  • As a student consultant in this program, you will:   

    • Work in a team with other students from the UNSW Business School as consultants   

    • Respond to a brief provided by a real client  

    • Work with your team to conduct market research and suggest initiatives that will enhance the positive impact your client can have on society as well as support its growth and profit 

    Your final report will provide insights and recommendations that demonstrates the research undertaken and identifies sustainable impact initiatives for your client. 

  • Run Program Info session Program dates
    Summer Term Sustainable Impact Thu 28 Jan 31 Jan - 11 Feb 
    Term 3 Sustainable Impact Thu 13 Oct 17-28 Oct
  • Most likely! Sustainable Impact is open to all UNSW Business School students, both undergraduate and postgraduate.  

    • Career Accelerator: Essentials modules must be completed prior to enrolment, log in using student-enrolment key: Career_Accelerator.

    • You have achieved a score in yellow or green zone for your “LinkedIn profile” on the Career AI platform (Aspire module).

  • Expressions of Interest for Term 2 Break 2022 have now closed and more information will be provided next year for offerings in 2023.

  • This is an extra-curricular program. To gain the official certification, you must complete:  

    • Compulsory pre-program information session 
    • The 25-hour time commitment 
    • Draft market research and insights report submission 
    • Final report submission 
    • Student feedback survey 

Contact us

For further enquiries, please email Career Accelerator