Connect with talented students through our Internship Program

The Department has a dedicated team who will work with you to ensure your business needs are met through the hard work of our enthusiastic and talented students.

Why partner with the Accounting, Finance and Economics Internship Program?

Since 2010, we've placed over 100+ students in an internship/ work experience opportunity through our Internship Program. We've partnered with some of Queensland's leading industry professionals such as; Price Waterhouse Cooper, Deloitte, Brisbane City Council, Trade Queensland and Investment, RACQ, Ord Minett, The MBA Partnership, Gold Coast University Hospital and Crowe Horwath.

Gain exclusive access to our research expertise.

We'll fit the right student to your business needs.

Our students can enhance the capacity of your organisation by offering supportive resources.

We have dedicated staff able to provide you with assistance from the initial stages of engagement right through to program completion.

You'll have access to collaboration between intern and academic to ensure value-add!

Our academic have strong global links to international industry such as; the World Trade Organisation, UN Economics Commission and the World Bank.

Disciplines

The accounting discipline internships involves placing students undertaking the accounting major in the workplace of our Industry Partners to enable students to gain practical skills in accounting and related roles. There are several benefits that our industry partners can gain from providing an internship opportunities to our students :

  • a cost-effective way to gain Accounting related assistance
  • a tool for training staff in management techniques
  • possible avenue for recruiting graduate employees
  • make a social contribution to the next generation of workers

The finance discipline involves placing high achieving finance and financial planning students into the workplace and helping them to gain practical business skills. Throughout the program, each student is guided by an academic expert who can assist them in completing their assigned projects/tasks.

There are several benefits that our industry partners can gain from this project:

  • a cost-effective way to gain Finance & Financial Planning related assistance
  • a tool for training staff in management techniques
  • possible avenue for recruiting graduate employees
  • make a social contribution to the next generation of workers

The economics discipline involves placing high achieving economics students into the workplace and helping them to gain practical business skills. Throughout the program, each student is guided by an academic expert who can assist them in completing their assigned projects/tasks.

There are several benefits that our industry partners can gain from this project:

  • a cost-effective way to gain economic related assistance
  • a tool for training staff in management techniques
  • possible avenue for recruiting graduate employees
  • make a social contribution to the next generation of workers

Current partners

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Interested in becoming a partner? Provide your details here and we will send you our online registration form to complete.

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