Shaping engineering professionals of the future

The Monash Engineering Co-operative Education Program (Co-op) is designed to equip students with up-to-date, relevant industry experience and prepare them to become engineers of the future. Co-op provides employers with access to exceptional students for paid internships from Australia’s number 1 Engineering Faculty*.

Monash as the country's leading engineering school has been listening and engaging with industry to ensure that our engineering graduates are able to take on the challenges in industry and make an impact even before they graduate. As an important industry partner you have the ability to shape the journey of our students as they study.

Wei-Chi Huang, Monash Engineering student (left) and Adrian Pacheco, Project Engineer. Wei-Chi completed his Co-op internship with Metro Trains.

The program offers the flexibility of engaging students for a three or six month term and employers will have unprecedented access to our talented students and leaders of the future. A three-way partnership actively links areas of expertise with our engineering academics and industry to help support the students industry experience, working with employers to achieve your organisational goals and ensure you can select from a number of likeminded suitable students.

For an injection of new thinking, or extra support for short-term projects, the Monash Engineering Co-op Program enables industry to access Monash Engineering talent while nurturing early career connections with our top students.

*Times Higher Education Ranking 2018

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