Industry connections

Create a strong first impression

Over 75% of opportunities are not advertised and come either directly from your connections or from their own network

Take advantage of the future positions of your current connections by developing friendly relationships and connecting online through sites such as LinkedIn.

 Dress and act appropriately

 Do your research

 Prepare questions specific to the organisation

Networking events

Employability Week

Employability Week will provide you with a range of opportunities to develop the capabilities, mindsets and attributes to enable you to thrive at work and set yourself up for a satisfying and impactful career.

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Volunteer Expo

This event connects not-for-profit organisations  with students and provides opportunities for volunteering. This is the chance to build your resume with work experience, develop your skills and obtain valuable referees able to comment on your work abilities.

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Employers on campus

Hear directly from employers about their organisation, recruitment processes and the types of vacancies that they have available.​ These events are high in demand so make sure you register. 

Find employers on campus

Get connected on campus

Build networking skills and create ongoing industry connections

A range of UQU student societies hold industry events that enable you to network with professionals in your field.
Learn how to interpret and present your skills and attributes to employers and effectively network.
As an alumni, you can partake in a range of activities including alumni events, global networks and special benefits.