Hands On Engineering and IT

Introduce your Year 10 students to engineering and technology concepts and issues through our interactive workshops, held on campus.

2019 dates

Hands On workshops are run during Victorian school holidays.

  • Tuesday 1 October
  • Thursday 3 October


Places are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Register for 1 October

Register for 3 October

Parents and students

Please let your Careers Practitioner know you would like to attend so that they can nominate you.

Teachers and Careers Practitioners

Teachers can select a maximum of two students to attend one of the available days.

Teachers please note: you should nominate students who have not previously participated in programs from the Melbourne School of Engineering at the University of Melbourne.

Find out more about the workshops for school groups


Parkville Campus [view map]

Example program

This example program is subject to change and is an indication only of what to expect. We aim to include a mix of Engineering and IT workshops.

9.45–10.15 am
10.15–11.00 am
Amazing Race campus tour
11.15 am–12.30 pm
Virtual Reality workshop or Bridge Building workshop
12.30–1.15 pm
1.15–2.45 pm
Engineers without Borders workshop or Virtual Reality workshop
3.00 pm
Depart campus


Email our Recruitment Coordinator: schoolsengagement-engit@unimelb.edu.au


View a photo gallery of the September & October 2018 event

View a photo gallery of the April 2018 event

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