Undergraduate industry experience

Want to get hands-on experience while you study, and open up new possibilities for your career? Then an industry placement (internship) might be for you!

Undergraduate industry placement features and eligibility criteria


  • Available to domestic, and international students (some restrictions may apply)
  • Can be paid or unpaid depending on the industry partner
  • Available in a wide range of host organisations, including for profit and not-for-profit
  • Run from 20 days to 12 weeks
  • Include academic and work supervisor assessment activities
  • Students can find their own industry placements and projects, but they MUST be approved by the WIL Team and Academic Coordinators before enrolment to ensure they meet the unit requirements and Monash University guidelines.


  • An industry placement unit(s) counts as an elective unit(s) in your degree
  • You must have a minimum weighted average mark (WAM) of 60
  • You must have completed 96 credit points (16 units) of study prior to internship commencement
  • You must have an appropriate number of open elective units left in your course.

Application and approval process

View the process

Key dates

Domestic internships

International internships


For more information about industry placements and eligibility, contact ask.monash, or the WIL Team. Alternatively, you can stop by:

Caulfield campus

Building N, Level 4,
27 Sir John Monash Drive, Caulfield East.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm.

Clayton campus

Menzies Building (Building 11), Level 2,  
20 Chancellors Walk, Clayton.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm.

If you have questions about specific opportunities or the application process, get in touch with the WIL Team at wil.buseco@monash.edu or on +61 3 9903 8866.