Other enrichment experiences

There are a number of different enrichment opportunities available to you that are supported by local or overseas government organisation.

Explore the options available to you, find out more about the experiences and apply.

If you need help or guidance, please contact us.

Opportunity for Brisbane-based domestic and international tertiary students in various disciplines within Brisbane City Council. Council is regularly looking for students to apply for this wonderful opportunity, send a cover letter and resume to TertiaryWorkExperience@brisbane.qld.au outlining your industry of interest, when you can commence and how many days per week you are available.
The United Nations internship programme internship is for a period of two to six months depending on the needs of each office. The internship is UNPAID and full-time. Interns work five days per week under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.
Learn first-hand from innovative startup communities.
Apply for a Ventures Startup Adventure, a 3-4 week learning
experience with local, regional Qld and global startup communities (virtual & in-person).
Open to all current UQ students
Experience the heart of Australian policy-making and politics through a research project. ANIP internships are open to current undergraduate and postgraduate students from all academic disciplines.
In order to be eligible for this experience, applicants must receive credit toward their UQ degree.

Applications for the Spring Session, 2022 are now open and will close on 15 July 2022.
Open to domestic students with multicultural backgrounds, or international students from Brisbane's Sister Cities. This is an exclusive opportunity to gain four weeks of degree-related, paid work experience with local businesses aspiring to explore new opportunities.

Watch this space for information on the 2023 program.
Application for 2022 Undergraduate Internships Programme is currently OPEN and closing on 10 Dec 2021.
Opportunity to gain insights into the life of a Foreign Service Officer in either the Functional and Corporate track or the Political and Economic track.
(Open to Singaporean nationals only)
The German Federal Foreign Office is offering internships (6 weeks to 3 months) in Berlin and its missions abroad including the German Embassy Canberra and the Consulate General Sydney. In order to be eligible for this experience, applicants must receive credit toward their UQ degree.
(Open to German nationals only)
This program made up of 4 modules that are designed to give you insight into working in some of Queensland's top industries. The modules will give you an understanding of the type of tasks you might be expected to undertake and the variety of diverse careers available in each industry.
A Queensland Department of Education project, Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage (CGEN) offers a unique opportunity to work directly with the CGEN team, creatives, production, venue and technical crews and gain a behind-the-scenes understanding of the production processes involved in mounting a professional live entertainment event.

Applications close 11 February 2022.
An annual Global Talent Internship Program (GTI Program) aim to offers young talents an incredible opportunity to gain deeper understandings of Taiwan’s innovative science and technology development. The 2021 GTI program focus on the topics of Green Technology (Sustainability) and Biotechnology (Smart Healthcare).
Interest in national security policy and are passionate about contributing their fresh ideas to Australia’s policy conversation? This week-long symposium will allow the strategy’s nationally sourced co-authors to test their ideas and build relationships with academics, industry figures, and policymakers in the national security space.
Application open until 11:59pm on Wednesday 30 June 2021.
(Open to Australian citizen or permanent resident only)