Get a head start on your future employment options by developing your skills and experience while you study. Find information on work experience, future planning, entering the workforce and understanding the job market.
Planning your career and employability options
Deciding what you’ll do after university requires planning, preparation and initiative. Find out how to make decisions, develop your skills and build your experience while you study. You can also access information specific to your faculty.
Jobs and opportunities
Find out how to prepare for your future through work experience, mentoring and networking. Learn about the job market, job-seeking strategies and entering the workforce, as well as additional information for international students.
Applying for work
If you are planning to enter the workforce straight from university, you need to know what to expect. Whether it's your first job or you're changing careers, take time to research the job market, understand the application process, and learn about your rights and responsibilities in the workplace.
Preparing for interviews
Job interviews can be stressful but the better prepared you are for the interview, the better your chance of creating a good impression.
Work on campus
The Students@Work program provides on-campus employment opportunities (internships and professional roles) to current University of Melbourne students.
Leadership and engagement programs
Explore opportunities to develop your leadership skills and engage with others around the University. Put your hand up to become a peer mentor, get your Leaders in Communities Award (LiCA), apply for grants and more.
Find out about our careers and employability events, including Careers Fairs and Employability Week.
Tools, resources and videos to build your skills in job seeking, resume building, interview performance and more.
A job notice board exclusive to current University of Melbourne students, featuring part-time and casual work, graduate programs and unique internship opportunities in Australia and overseas.
Careers Online is updated daily with new listings and has thousands of jobs listed annually.
Workshops and sessions
Did you you know that we offer a range of career and employability workshops? We also have drop-in sessions where you can get advice at our careers and employability studio.