As a structural engineering student, you will have access to a vast range of opportunities to network with industry, develop your professional skills and connect with a dynamic cohort of students from around the world.
Take part in our Case Competition, connecting with engineering students from other disciplines to work on a real-world problem. Competition winners are awarded a mentoring opportunity from industry partners.
Take our Internship subject and gain experience in an organisation in the transport, infrastructure, property, electricity distribution, built environment, oil and gas, engineering consulting or construction sector for 10–15 weeks.
Connect with industry
Receive practical insight into what being a structural engineer and working in a firm is really like in the subject Structural Theory and Design 3. You’ll build connections with industry as you undertake simulated structural design exercises with senior practicing engineers. Explore issues such as compliance and safety, functionality and sustainability and learn to produce economical design solutions.
Professional skills development
Participate in our Skills Towards Employment Program (STEP) and improve your communication, team work, project management and leadership skills.
Be personally mentored by successful alumni and industry mentors through our STEM Industry Mentoring program.
Engineering student clubs
Connect with like-minded students and network with industry through engineering student clubs, including: