Girls in Business Camp

The Girls in Business Camp is designed for female students in years 10, 11 or 12 in 2020 who want to explore their future in business. The program is a collaboration between UNSW Business School and our industry partners to equip young females with the skills, desire and ambition to study and work in the disciplines of risk & actuarial, technology and information systems, and banking and finance.  

This opportunity gives students the chance to network with other like-minded high school students from across New South Wales. Gain an in-depth understanding of these fields and learn from inspiring female role models, while also exploring what life as a UNSW Business School student could be like.

Dates  

Our 2020 digital camp was held on Tuesday 6th October and Wednesday 7th October 2020. 
 
The Girls in Business 2021 program dates will be released in early 2021. 

Who Can Attend? 

This program is open to any female students in NSW in years 10, 11 or 12 who've expressed a genuine interest in Information SystemsActuarial Studies and/or Banking & Finance

It's strongly recommended that students be studying mathematics if interested in participating in this program. 

Students who participated in previous camps are welcome to participate again. 

Cost 

The program runs at no cost to the participant. 

What’s Involved? 

The camp will allow students to gain an in-depth understanding of the worlds of Technology & Information Systems, Risk & Actuarial Studies and Banking & Finance, through: 

  • Interactive workshops delivered by UNSW Academic staff and Women in Business student ambassadors
  • Real-world insights through an Alumni “Day in the Life Of…” showcase and an Industry panel event with Q&A
  • UNSW Business School student fair and networking opportunity
  • UNSW Business School program pathway and future student opportunities information session

Participants will also have the chance to socialise and mingle with other like-minded female peers from across the State in a fun and relaxed environment. Students are welcome to participate in as many of the digital sessions as they choose, but registrations are limited so early registration is encouraged.

How to Apply 

Applications will open in early 2021.