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Professional Development

Professional development increases your workplace capabilities. This may take the form of undertaking extra-curricular training and education opportunities, work experience or virtual experiences to increase your employability.

events and workshops

Events including the iEngage seminars give you the chance to meet recruiters and program managers from a broad base of industry sectors.

Career development events

See what Higher Degree by Research (HDR) seminars, lectures, pop-up talks, forums and other events are currently on offer.

Graduate Research School

Attend the USC Student Leadership Symposium organised by the USC Student Senate to help develop your professional and leadership skills.

Student Leadership Symposium

Paramedic science tutorial


Gain real-world industry experience in addition to your course requirements. Build skills that are relevant to your course of study and gain confidence.

Work Experience Scheme

Gain experience online while expanding your professional network. Undertake international market research/ analysis projects for real Queensland Exporters.

Launch U Trade Accelerator Program

Real work examples to help you understand what graduates actually do on the job at some of the leading graduate employers. Search virtual experiences online at anytime.

Virtual Experiences

Attend or present at a conference and build important networks. Submit an application to be funded to represent USC at a pre-approved conference.

Student sponsorship scheme