Industry and Projects

Industry experience and partnerships

Our Engineering courses are focused on ensuring you are ready for the challenges that a fulltime career in engineering presents. You will receive regular lectures from Industry leaders and have the opportunity to participate in Industry-led projects.

You will also have the opportunity to secure a 6 month placement in industry as part of the Work Integrated learning program.

La Trobe's industry partners include:

  • Coliban Water
  • Metro Trains Melbourne
  • Terraco
  • Turf One
  • Tomkinson Group
  • Ceramic Oxide Fabricators
  • Asphaltech
  • City of Greater Bendigo
  • Nillumbik Shire Council
  • Integra Systems
  • Veolia
  • Thales

Networking with Industry

La Trobe University has an active involvement in industry, and the various events run throughout the year ensure that students are constantly exposed to industry professionals to build strong networks for future project endeavours or job hunts.

Events include but are not limited to networking dinners, the engineering and IT showcase, the Annual Open Day and site visits to current and future industry partner companies.