Our Engineering Vacations Research Internship Program offers real life engineering and computer science research experience by working on real projects alongside respected and accomplished key researchers at the University of Sydney.
You'll be working and interacting with fellow students interested in pursuing a career in research while also being provided with a suite of research training and workshops.
By undertaking a research program with us, you'll:
Our research program is open each summer and winter to current students enrolled at any Australian or from a top-500 international university according to the latest QS World University Rankings.
Winter program - June to August (approximately 6 weeks) - Applications open in April
Summer program - December to February (approximately 8 weeks) - Applications open in September/October
To be eligible to apply, you need to be:
Applications will be assessed on a range of factors including academic merit and your responses to the application questions, demonstrating an interest in both research and the specific research project you are applying to and what you hope to achieve from participating in the program.
Applications are assessed by a selection committe
Applications will open on 14 April 2021 and close on 11.59pm on Wednesday 5 May 2021.
Limited Scholarship funding is available for Winter 2021 through the Faculty of Engineering.
All applicants will be considered for placement in the programs. However, as we have limited funding for scholarships, a selection committee will review and select recipients for the Scholarship.
The Scholarship is valued at $500 per week for the duration of the program (i.e. 6 weeks for Winter 2021) and is awarded subject to completing mid-project and final submission requirements as outlined by the project supervisor.
Due to limited funding, not all students offered a placement will receive a scholarship.