Upcoming events and opportunities for current Engineering and IT students.
Monday 25 July - Friday 5 August
Alumni Practice Interviews
Gain firshand experience in an interview setting. Practice your interview skills, refine your techniques and practice responding to interview questions and to receive structured feedback. Our alumni career mentors will be conducting one-on-one virtual interviews and provide feedback regarding your skills and performance.
Thursday 4 August 2022, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
FEIT Case Competition
The FEIT Case Competition is your chance to see how students take what they’re learning in engineering and IT and apply it to a real industry challenge. Join us for the final concept presentations of our top teams and hear from industry judges on effective presentations and how to pitch your ideas.
Students work in multi-disciplinary teams to craft a response to real-world problems and industry challenges.
Registrations for the 2022 Case Competitions are now open.
Group Mentoring : Sourcing IT and Engineering Internships
Connect with our alumni individually in our breakout rooms and hear how they have successfully secured internships during their time at the University to gain a better understanding of how to source and identify opportunities as well as approaching the right companies and people. This is a one-off exclusive group mentoring opportunity!
Thursday 11 August 2022, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
FEIT Internships Information Session - for Summer 2023 Internships - Online
Information session for students in the Master of Engineering, Master of IT and Master of IS degrees, interested in taking an internship in Summer semester 2023.
There will be 2 sessions, you do not need to attend both.
Friday 12 August 2022, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Industry Skills Series
Join us in person at our upcoming Faculty of Engineering and IT Industry Series event, where you will have the opportunity to listen to a panel of industry experts share their insights:
“What is industry looking for when employing graduate students?”.
The focus will be on 3 key themes:
- Skills acquisition (professional and technical
- Recruitment process in the industry and ways to prepare for a job interview
- Industry clients to share their key problems that need solution - creating awareness and opportunities for students to understand the needs of industry and reflect on their learnings to be part of the solution in projects.
This will be a formal panel session with Q and A opportunities, followed by a networking session designed to build your network and connect with industry.
Len Stevens Scholarship
This scholarship supports high-performing graduate students within the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology to undertake a project or experience beyond the core requirements of their studies. The Len Stevens Scholarship provides the recipient with an exciting opportunity to undertake a program of extracurricular learning of their choice, either locally or internationally. The proposed program could be in community development, humanitarian programs or could involve visits to universities, research centres or labs. Applicants are encouraged to think big!
One or more scholarships may be awarded with a value of upto $15,000.
Applications open from 1 August to 30 September 2022
Get ready to apply for FEIT's Coursework Scholarships
Make sure to have a look at the scholarship eligibility and selection criteria, as there are a number of scholarships that are intended to:
- support eligible first year students for a period of two years;
- recognise academic excellence
- support students who have faced or currently facing disadvantaged circumstances or are in financial need
- support students who identify as female and/or as an Indigenous Australian
Round 2 is open from Friday 29 July - 16 August 2022
Join the Ask Alumni program
- Opportunity to browse over 3000 professional alumni profiles from across the globe.
- You choose who and when to connect with over phone, email or video call.
- Connect with up to 10 professionals each month for a 30 minute, once off chat.
Speak to professionals from Telstra, The Boston Consulting Group, Multiplex Constructions, CSIRO, Olson Kundig, IBM, Energy Australia, Google, VicForests, Melbourne Health, City of Melbourne & Aurecon to name a few.
See videos of past events for current Engineering and Information Technology students.
Are you curious to learn how you will translate your Engineering and Information Technology degree into a unique career? Are you unsure what career paths others have taken before you and would like to hear what is possible?
Take this opportunity to hear the trials, tribulations, tips and reflections from our Alumni:
Technology Consultant, Accenture
Master of Biomedical Engineering (UoM)
Manager, Deloitte - Business and Tech Transformation
Master of Information Systems (UoM)
Networking for career success
Engineering and Information Technology graduate presentation
Engineers Australia - Student membership
Eng & IT Express
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