The Business Industry Mentoring Program is a leadership program that connects business professionals with current students, in a mentoring relationship that focusses on career and professional development. The program runs for six months each year.
You will receive one-to-one mentoring from industry and alumni with expertise relevant to your studies and career plans. The program allows you to grow your network, gain personalised advice, and plan your career.
You need to commit to six monthly one-on-one meetings with your mentor during the program period. You’ll also need to commit to:
To find out more about this program, you can register to attend an in-person information session.
You are eligible to apply if you are a current Business School student and you will remain enrolled for the duration of the program.
There are no WAM requirements, and we particularly encourage you to apply if you have experienced difficulties in your studies or have a low WAM.
Applications open 22 March.
We will assess your application, and if you are shortlisted you will be invited to attend a Student Assessment Centre which will be held in Week 9 of Semester 1. This will assess your suitability for and commitment to the program. Successful candidates will then attend a briefing.
If successful, we’ll set you up with a suitable mentor based on your career goals, employability skills development needs and the mentor’s areas of expertise.