Find Industrial Training

Get all the tips and advice you need to find a placement that's right for you - register now for the Find Industrial Training series!

Securing a placement can be competitive and tricky to navigate. The Find Industrial Training series of events will provide tips and advice for all Engineering students to ensure a rewarding placement experience!

There is a great line-up of leading industry partners who will be providing valuable tips and recruitment advice.

Presented by UNSW Employability and UNSW Engineering.

Register for Term 1 2024

There are 3 different events to this series which run at the start of each term that is available for all students. There is a special fourth event that is just for international students. 

Register here for Term 1 2024. 

  • Meet and discuss with industry recruiters, employers and alumni to find out what they look for in student intern applications with a Q/A panel discussion. This will be followed by networking opportunity for students and industry representatives.

    Term 1 2024 - Tuesday, 6 February

    Register here

  • Learn all about the process to completing your Industrial Training requirement for UNSW Engineering:

    • Pre-requisite Modules
    • Pre-Approval Applications
    • Employer Evaluation Forms
    • Final Industrial Training Reports
    Term 1 2024 - Tuesday, 13 February

    Register here

  • Learn how to research your industry, organise your search and find the right opportunity for Industrial Training.

    Term 1 2024 - Tuesday, 20 February

    Register here

  • Find out how you can build your employability profile as an international engineering student at UNSW. Meet and discuss options for finding industrial training with employers, industry representatives and other international students who have done it. There will be networking opportunity for students and industry representatives at this event.

    Term 1 2024 - Tuesday, 12 March

    Register here

Frequently asked questions

  • Industrial Training is an important 60 day work placement designed to make sure UNSW Engineering students graduate work ready. It means, not only do you graduate with some real on-the-job experience, you also qualify for accreditation by Engineers Australia. 

  • As an Engineering student* at UNSW you must complete a minimum of 60 days of approved Industrial Training. The process of sourcing valuable Industrial Training can often be highly competitive. If you're yet to secure Industrial Training as a part of your degree the Find Industrial Training event series is a must!

    *Only Undergraduate and 8621 Masters Engineering students are required to complete Industrial Training.

  • Yes! All three of our Industrial Training events cover important parts of the process. Try and make it to as many as you can. Attending all three will give you all the information, advice and contacts that you need to confidently help you find the right Industrial Training for you! 

  • Visit UNSW Engineering's Industrial Training homepage for more information, rules and guidelines to Industrial Training.