Are you a current university student or a recent graduate?

An unpaid internship placement is a great way to build on your resume and enhance your long-term career prospects. You will gain invaluable practical industry experience working at a reputable Australian company in an area related to your major. You choose your industry, location, start date, and duration (usually between 8 – 24 weeks).

Are you eligible?

  • Currently studying or recently graduated
  • Strong oral and written English communication skills (minimum IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)
  • Visa: Working Holiday (417) or Work and Holiday (462)

Can you?

  • Work independently and part of a team
  • Work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Multi-task and perform under instruction
  • Adhere to meeting times

Need to improve your English language skills?

You can combine your internship with language study at Macquarie University English Language Centre (ELC) for 4 weeks or more before starting your placement. You will improve your English language skills and get the best possible preparation for your internship, with convenient access to Macquarie University’s campus facilities and vibrant student life.

Would you like to work and study in Sydney?

There’s no place in the world like Sydney! Sydney is a cosmopolitan city with beautiful beaches and a dynamic lifestyle. You will get to see world famous tourist attractions such as the Opera House, the Harbour Bridge, the historic Rocks area as well as Bondi and Manly beaches. With all the excitement a large, cosmopolitan city has to offer, Sydney is the ideal destination in which to work and study.


Application and placement fees apply.

What’s included in the application fee?
  • Full assessment of qualifications and application form
  • Matching your internship needs with a suitable organisation
  • Guaranteed offer of internship
What’s included in the placement fee?
  • Personal accident insurance cover for entire length of internship
  • Full internship related support
  • Organisation reference letter upon completion of your internship


For more information on how to apply, download the flyer.

Internships Flyer

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