Industry Opportunities

At the University of Adelaide, we continually strive to provide unique and valuable opportunities for each student.

Research Internships and Industry-engaged HDR programs offer exceptional opportunities to apply and further develop professional skills and expertise in your specific field and chosen career.

You can turn theory into practice in industry while building, fostering, and enhancing professional contacts and networks.

Participation in one of our unique industry engagement programs will provide a strong complement to your academic studies and give you a head start in future employment opportunities.

Industry-engaged HDR program

Engage with industry throughout your candidature and gain valuable insights into careers outside academia.

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Research internships

Complete a 3-month research internship. Solve real world problems, while gaining a significant employment advantage.

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Fast-track your career with industry exposure

Meet the University of Adelaide PhD students and Alumni who make history in industry


Hear from University of Adelaide PhD student Dr Georgia Moloney, whose world-leading research contributes to the global fight against illegal wildlife trafficking.

Find out more about an industry-engaged HDR project with University of Adelaide PhD student Kym McNicholas.