Industry Based Learning - Melbourne Campus

Industry Based Learning (IBL) is a work placement program offered to students in our IT courses at our Melbourne campus.

The program is available to final year students from all Computer Science & Information Technology courses. The program allows students to spend 12 weeks gaining workplace experience and forming invaluable relationships with industry professionals.

We have a long history of placing students in dynamic work environments. You may be placed in organisations at very different levels — from small startups to large multinational companies.

We will assist you in complementing your coursework, in line with your interests and circumstances to achieve work integrated learning outcomes.

Subject features
  • subjects span across semester 1, semester 2 and summer semester
  • project or operationally based placements available
  • university sourced placements available on industry demand or self-sourced placements can also apply
  • equal to a minimum of 12 weeks full-time study per subject. Hours per week may vary, depending on organisation.
  • 30 credit points per IBL subject.

How to apply


Express your interest for the program by contacting the IBL coordinator with a CV and academic transcript.


Register your interest in becoming an IBL Industry Partner/Sponsor.


Dr Scott Mann, IBL Coordinator (Melbourne)

Phone +61 3 9479 2202