Hands On Engineering and IT

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

2018 dates

Hands On workshops are run during Victorian school holidays.

The next upcoming workshops will be held for school groups during December:

  • Monday 3 – Friday 7 December


Find out more about the December workshops for school groups

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.

2019 dates

Hands On workshops are run during Victorian school holidays.

  • Tuesday 4 June
  • Wednesday 5 June
  • Monday 30 September – Friday 4 October


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.


Registration and welcome

Amazing Race campus tour and Engineering Labs tour
A short break
Electronics workshop or Robotics workshop
Engineers without Borders

Sustainable Housing workshop

A short break
App Inventor workshop


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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