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Graduate career-ready

Leading the way in graduate employability

Get career-ready

with a UWA degree 

It’s our top priority to help you land a job at the end of your degree; that’s why we offer a range of resources, experiences and programs that’ll help you stand out in the job market and increase your employability. We’ll help you at each stage of your degree, so you’ll graduate with a rich and well-rounded résumé.

#1 IN WA
FOR GRADUATE
EMPLOYABILITY

(QS Graduate Employability
Ranking 2020)

AUSTRALIA'S
HIGHEST-PAID
POSTGRADUATES
IN THEIR FIRST FULL-TIME JOB

(Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020)

Over 4,500
INDUSTRY
PARTNERSHIPS
INTERNSHIP
OPPORTUNITIES
in every degree

OUR STUDENTS

Words of
  Wisdom

What advice do you have for students to gain the skills and experience that employers seek?

"Making new friends and connections"

Joelle, Accounting and Business Law student

"Get guidance from employability experts"

Michelle, Accounting and Finance student

"Internships for hands-on work experience"

Nicole, Political Science & International Relations and Marketing student

collage of in the field work

Beyond
the classroom

Enhance your employability and build connections by joining one of our 160+ student groups and societies. You’ll attend social, professional development and networking events, and get the chance to take on leadership and management roles. 

Practical

industry placements

LAUNCHING YOUR CAREER

Stand out in

the job market

As the state’s #1 university for graduate employment, we’ll equip you with the skills to dive into your first job and launch a rewarding, long-term career. 

From your first to final year and beyond, you’ll engage in rich practical experiences, build industry connections and craft your employability skills. 

Employability is the combination of personal attributes, capabilities and connections that make you more likely to gain employment. It’s something you'll work on throughout your degree, and your entire career, to succeed in the job market.

Seek hands-on learning and launch a fulfilling career

Learn about the internships, volunteering and work experience programs available to all UWA students, and read stories from our graduates who have forged successful careers in their interest area. 

Female graduate speaking and Career and Employability awards
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