UNSW Career Ready Mentoring Program

The Career Ready Mentoring Program connects UNSW students from their second year of study onwards with established industry professionals, providing students with a significant opportunity to focus on career development during the transition from study to work.


Through industry exposure, professional guidance and self-directed participation, each student will develop career-ready skills, providing a tangible link between study, employment and industry.

How to get involved

Applications for the 2021 program have not yet opened.


UNSW Careers will provide pre-program training, which will assist in the development of students' confidence and preparation for the program.


UNSW Careers and Alumni and Engagement

Duration and availability

Term 3 (September - October), 20 hours total commitment.

This opportunity is available to students from their second year onwards. 

Applications for the 2021 program have not yet opened


  • Accredited by UNSW Advantage = Yes
    (For recognition on Australia Higher Education Graduation Statement)

Availability of activity

Term 3

Type of activity

Development programs, Peer tutoring & mentoring

Provider of activity

UNSW Arts, Design & Architecture, UNSW Engineering, UNSW Law & Justice, UNSW Medicine & Health, UNSW Science

Interest area

Foster collaboration, Embrace change, Continue learning, Tutoring & mentoring

Skills required and/or developed

Critical & analytical thinking, Interpersonal & communication, Maths, finance & accounting, Organisational & time management, Team work & networking

Contacts and more information


UNSW Careers and Alumni and Engagement


Katherine Pick, UNSW Careers



For more information about co-curricular activities see UNSW Advantage.