Recognised as one of the best universities in the country, the University attracts high calibre undergraduate and postgraduate students from Australia and overseas. UWA graduates have consistently been the most successful in gaining full-time employment when compared to graduates from other WA universities and they have matched or exceeded national graduate employment rates.

UWA Industry Connection Program 

The UWA Industry Connection Program is a new way for industry to connect with talented students at Western Australia’s leading university. View a PDF of the program here

Associate Membership

As an associate member, we offer added guidance and support to maximise your brand on campus.

Benefits

✓ Organisation logo on UWA Careers and Employability website

✓ Unlimited free advertisements on UWA CareerHub Jobs Board

✓ Social Media Engagement (3 posts per year)

✓ Waived Semester 1 Careers and Employability Fair general registration fees*

✓ Waived Semester 2 Careers and Employability Fair general registration fees*

✓ Waived direct email marketing fees**

✓ Waived company visit fees***

✓ Advanced access to on-campus engagement activities

✓ Strategic planning session with our employer engagement adviser

✓ Preferred participant status for UWA Careers and Employability events

All inclusive annual subscription - $1650 (inc. GST)

For more information about the Industry Connection Program or become an associate member please contact Careers and Employability via email careerscentre@uwa.edu.au or +61 8 6488 2258 or apply to be an associate member here.

*Subject to space availability

**Limited to email outs of up to 1100 students

***Not inclusive of catering or additional equipment hire  

Connect with our students 

Our Students

  • Our students undertake a range of internationally recognised courses from bachelors degrees to higher degrees by research across a broad range of traditional and new disciplines. Search the courses database by keyword, course type or faculty to find the courses of most relevance to your organization.
  • UWA Brief contains all the latest facts and figures about the University including enrolment numbers.
  • International Students

    Our international students are highly valued contributors to our University as well as to our community. They will bring their experiences, different perspectives and cultural insights to your organisation, as well as the ability to communicate in other languages. There are visas that allow international students to work within semester-time, unlimited hours during semester breaks and after they finish their studies, without the need for sponsorship.

    The following student-focused websites provide further information.

  • http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Stud/More/Work-conditions-for-Student-visa-holders. Immigration and Border Protection
  • http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Stud/Post. Post Study work arrangements
  • http://www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/global/live-in-australia/working. Study in Australia - Work Information
  • Targeted Emails

    The Careers Centre can send promotional material about your business and employment opportunities to a specific group of students on your behalf as part of our email and postal services. This targeted approach can help you find your ideal candidate quickly and cost-effectively.

    Please note that all costs quoted include goods and services tax (GST).

  • Standard cost $1.50 per email
  • Search fee $110. A $220 administration fee may be charged for complex searches.
  • To maximise response, you can send a reminder email after the initial mailout for 30c per record.
  • Costs for postal service are available on request.
  • Request our email or postal service.

    Online and Social Media

  • Careers Centre has a weekly post on the UWAStudents Facebook page providing helpful tips and information about careers for students. Send us your tips on how to find work, job applications or careers in your industry. Note, not all information sent will be posted.
  • Off Campus Event Promotion

    Advertise your off campus event. Contact us on (08) 6488 1667 or email.

    UWA Careers and Employability Fair

    Key Information

    Date: Thursday 12 March 2020

    Location: Winthrop Hall and Undercroft, The University of Western Australia Crawley

    View the exhibitor guide here

    Register now (requires free UWA CareerHub Employer registration)

    Session Breakdown
    Engineering and IT Fair

    Exhibitor Arrival/Setup: 8:00am to 9:30am

    Fair open to Students: 9:30am to 12:00pm sharp

    Exhibitor Pack down: 12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Exhibitor Lunch: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

    All Degrees Fair

    Exhibitor Arrival/Setup: 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Fair open to Students: 2:00pm to 4:30pm sharp

    Exhibitor Pack down: 4:30pm to 5:00pm

    Registration Key dates

    Registrations open: Tuesday September 17, 2019

    Registrations close: Friday February 14, 2020

    Early Bird Registrations: September 17, 2019 - January 1, 2020

    Event packages and pricing

    Careers Fair Early Bird Registration - both sessions $660 inc. GST until January 1, 2020

    Careers Fair Early Bird Registration - 1 session $440 inc. GST until January 1, 2020

    Careers Fair General Registration - both sessions $880 inc. GST

    Careers Fair General Registration - 1 session $660 inc. GST

    Cancellation policy

    The Careers and Employability Centre offers the following conditions for cancellation of any registration for the 2020 Careers Fair:

    •• Cancellations received within 72 hours (3 business days) of registration - no charge will be incurred.

    •• Cancellations after 72 hours (3 business days) of registration - no refund will be offered

    All cancellations must be made in writing to careerscentre@uwa.edu.au.

    For inquiries please contact the Employer Engagement Adviser - Ryan Whiddett on +61 8 6488 2258 or email the UWA Careers Centre

    Management Consultancy Day

    Presentation bookings are sold out.

    For inquiries please contact the Employer Liaison Officer - Ryan Whiddett on +61 8 6488 2258 or email Careers and Employability

    Recruitment Presentations

  • Showcase your organisation to a captive audience
  • Enhance your profile at UWA
  • Company banner at venue
  • Free promotion via CareerHub
  • Details:

  • Date: Recruitment talks will be scheduled at a time most convenient for your organisation and the Careers Centre.
  • Time: Generally 45 minutes in length
  • Cost: $220 (inc. GST) for venue hire
  • Careers Centre staff will be available to set up and facilitate
  • Seminar Capacities will vary between 33 students up to 150 students depending on venue and timing
  • Student bookings are through CareerHub
  • Please contact the Careers and Employabilityfor more information or to express your interest in holding a recruitment talk.

    Job advertisements online

    CareerHub is a free online careers and employment service that is accessed by UWA students and recent graduates.

    Advertise your job vacancies and events and raise your profile with our students.

  • Graduate and vacation employment
  • Part-time and casual employment
  • Work experience and voluntary opportunities
  • Internships and scholarships
  • UWA CareerHub Register or log in here.

    Work Integrated Learning

    UWA students seek WIL opportunities such as competitions, placements, volunteering and service learning. Go to WIL for further information.

    Career Mentor Link

    UWA's Career Mentor Link program enables professionals from a range of fields to engage with current students through sharing the knowledge that they have accrued throughout the course of their career. Become a mentor and help students by offering advice and information about your career direction and employment goals or share your industry skills and insights and take an active interest in the career development of our student.

    Guest Seminars

    This is your chance to help students and showcase your organisation!

    Benefits for Employers

  • Guest presenter
  • Logo on slides
  • Company banner at venue
  • Free promotion via CareerHub
  • Seminar Format/Process

  • Date: Seminars will be scheduled at a time most convenient for your organisation and the Careers Centre.
  • Time: Generally 45 minutes in length - 35 minutes seminar, 10 minutes organisation profiling and questions
  • Cost: FREE
  • Careers Centre staff will be available to set up and facilitate
  • Seminar Capacities will vary between 33 students up to 150 students depending on venue and timing
  • Student bookings are through CareerHub
  • Topics - choose from these or suggest your own

  • Cover Letters
  • Resumes
  • Job searching
  • Interview tips
  • Marketing yourself
  • Networking
  • Others (please email us with specific details)
  • Please contact the Careers Centre for more information or to express your interest in holding a seminar.

    Need advice?

    UWA Careers Centre provides expert recruitment advice to employers.

    Call +61 8 6488 2258 or Email us.

    Contact us