Industry engagement

Students are encouraged to explore opportunities for engaging with industry either during candidature or whilst their thesis is being examined. It allows you to expand your skills and knowledge in a practical setting and establishes invaluable professional networks.

Career Pathway Placements

Placements and internships provide practical and valuable learning experiences. You can learn new skills and apply your research in the real world. We also provide information about  our partner programs with Australian Postgraduate Research  Intern (APR Intern) and the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC).

Industry mentoring

Be mentored by an industry leader, increase your understanding of industry and extend your professional network.

Learn more about professional mentoring

Preparing for industry engagement

Undertake training and development activities to better prepare you for your time in industry.

Have a question or want some advice?

Staff are available to meet with you to discuss our industry engagement programs and your options.

Request meeting


DeakinTALENT is your Anytime-Anywhere Careers and Employment Service, available to you for the rest of your working life! They can help you apply and prepare for engaging with industry.

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