Workplace Experience and Professional Preparation Programs: Industry

Faculty of Business and Law Partnering with Industry to Develop Work Ready Graduates

Welcome a group of students to learn about your organisation and tour your facilities.

Our students appreciate opportunities to visit local workplaces to improve their knowledge of organisations and learn what they are looking for in prospective employees.

Benefits to your organisation

  • Opportunity for leaders to reflect on some aspect of your organisation's operation.
  • Showcase your organisation's contribution to the region.
  • Expose your brand to University of Newcastle students and staff.
  • Promote your graduate opportunities.

The Faculty has a range of ways organisations can contribute to teaching including guest lectures, case studies and submitting organisational challenges for assessment items. Real-world scenarios offer students the opportunity to apply theory to real situations and businesses.

Benefits to your organisation

  • Opportunity for leaders to reflect on some aspect of your organisation's operation.
  • Raise your organisation's profile in the community.
  • Expose your brand to University of Newcastle students and staff.
  • Promote your graduate opportunities.
  • Shape the learning experiences of university students in your field.

We invite you to participate in one of our student mentoring programs to share your experiences with the next generation of industry professionals. Mentoring programs have been recognised as a means to facilitate career development, both for the mentor and mentee. This is an opportunity to develop your own leadership skills whilst enhancing the professional development of one of our students.

For more information, or to get involved with any of these programs please contact:

Communications and Engagement
Faculty of Business and Law
engagement@newcastle.edu.au