Industry and Host Oganisations

Hosting University of Adelaide students for internships is a genuine win-win arrangement.

Our students get to sharpen their real-world professional skills and industry insight. You get access to some of the best and brightest young minds in the state—and a lot more besides.

Host Testimonial - Journey Beyond
"Having interns as part of our team has supported our culture of sharing, teaching and mentoring. Interns  have provided us different perspectives supporting outside of the box solutions."Madhumita Mazumdar (General Manager ICT – Journey Beyond)
  • The benefits of hosting

    Your organisation will benefit in numerous ways from hosting one of our interns. For example, you’ll have the opportunity to:

    • utilise the students' new ideas, fresh perspectives and positive energy
    • identify and attract future talent for your organisation
    • help shape your industry’s future by contributing to emerging professionals’ development
    • develop your existing staff professionally by building their mentoring and supervisory skills
    • create strong links with our world-class research and academic staff.
  • Guidelines

    To host a University of Adelaide intern, your organisation will need the capacity to maintain the internship for a minimum of 20 days, and provide the student with:

    • an appropriate workload of relevant and meaningful tasks for the full period
    • a professional working environment that allows them to develop their knowledge
    • work facilities, including access to a desk, computer, etc.
    • a suitable supervisor.
  • Helpful resources