Graduate WIL projects information

There are three sets of BEX units covering industry placements:

UnitDuration Credit points Work arrangements
BEX5006 20 days 6 credit points 2 days per week over 10 weeks
BEX5112 30 days 12 credit points 3 days per week over 10 weeks

Projects in Summer and Winter are usually taken full-time. Students may self-source their project or they may apply to Monash to find a project for them. Projects may be local, interstate or overseas. Please note that the WIL program is highly competitive and there is no guarantee that every student submitting an application will be successful.


  1. Project Plan - 20%
  2. Self-reflection - 30%
  3. Project report - 30%
  4. Project presentation - 20%

Students are required to attend a compulsory induction session prior to commencing their project Sessions are held in both O-week and week 1 of semester and around the end of the S1 and S2 exam periods for Winter and Summer semesters respectively.

Application process

Application Process (On Line) Students are required to make a formal application to undertake these units. All students should supply the following information during the application process:

  • Student are responsible for ensuring they have sufficient space in their degree in which to complete the project
  • Contribution expected to be made, by the student, to the organisation through the completion of the project
  • What the student expects to learn from undertaking the project
  • How the project relates to the student’s business degree and major discipline area(s)

Students sourcing their own project, will also need to supply additional information via the on-line application process that covers:

  • The project brief (what the project is expected to cover)
  • Company details (name, location etc.)
  • Supervisor details (name, contact information). If overseas, this needs to an English-speaker
  • Starting and finishing dates of project

Student-sourced projects are assessed and approved by the WIL Placement Team to ensure they meet unit requirements.

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