Working with our students

Swinburne students and graduates can bring new skills and fresh talent to your workplace. Discover how you can work with our students through internships for IT programs.

Every year, hundreds of organisations across Australia benefit by working with Swinburne students.

Access the talent and skills of enthusiastic students
Students bring new perspectives, skills, talent and enthusiasm to your business. They can quickly become an invaluable member of your team or an essential part of your short-term project. Hosting a student is also a cost-effective way of gaining innovative solutions.

Provide a student with a valuable learning experience
Your organisation will be part of a student’s education journey and help form the foundations for their future career.

Drive your corporate social responsibility agenda
Internships are a great initiative that supports your organisation’s efforts to improve social wellbeing through education.

Discover graduate talent before your competitors
Internships provide an excellent way to discover graduate talent. Many organisations offer students permanent positions after graduation and find internships a convenient way to recruit graduates. It’s also a great way to try out a potential future employee.

Grow your network and promote your business as a great place to work
Partnering with Swinburne to host internship students will give you access to our educational and business networks.

Develop leadership and mentorship capabilities within your team
Internships offer a professional development opportunity for your staff as well, as mentoring students assists them to grow their leadership skills.