Graduate Research Industry Partnerships

Collaboration with impact.

IIP image 1Improve your organisation’s profitability and enhance your potential to compete globally. Monash Graduate Research Industry Partnerships (GRIPs) enable participating Australian businesses to gain a competitive edge through collaboration with research and innovation.

Working with researchers through a Monash Graduate Research Industry Partnership can help you to:

  • Respond to the major opportunities and challenges of your organisation and industry by accessing a unique pool of interdisciplinary expertise
  • Reduce your research costs by gaining access to world-class research facilities, state of the art technology and equipment at Monash University.
  • Develop new ideas, products and services for the market by working with Monash graduate research (PhD) students and academic experts.
  • Shape the research agenda and drive the development of desired workforce skills for your industry. This is a great opportunity to develop and recruit the next generation of leading innovators into your organisation.

Become involved in an industry partnership and let our hand-selected Monash graduate research students contribute their exemplary problem solving skills and willingness to challenge established thinking to the pressing issues arising within your organisation and industry.

Graduate Research Industry Partnerships are our reply to the rising demand for researchers with interdisciplinary capabilities and the readiness to apply their expertise to solving real world problems in industry. Graduate research students in a GRIP are honed to become thought leaders for industry through a unique industry-driven interdisciplinary training program, internship opportunities, mentoring and scholarships.

"The highly talented and skilled PhD researchers coming out of this program will have a firm understanding of industry needs. This is an extremely valuable contribution towards the on-going development of Australia's technology base and a highly skilled and productive workforce. Australian chemistry industry supplies critical products and services into 109 of the Australia's 111 industries."

-Samantha Read, PACIA CEO.

Supporting and sponsoring Graduate Research Industry Partnerships at Monash

If you would like to partner with Monash in a collaborative graduate research program, you can contact Renata Diaz, Senior Industry, Alumni and Community Officer.

Phone: (03) 9905 9428

Additional resources:

Existing partnerships and testimonials.
Information for students.