Industry Placement Program

The Industry Placement Program (IPP) provides students with the opportunity to put the theory learnt into practice through a work integrated learning environment. Students gain valuable workplace experience, enhance their knowledge and skills and; the program provides a smooth transition from university life to future employment. Placements are conducted over the course of either 13 to 26 week periods in a variety of host organisations where students work on real projects, alongside industry professionals.

A compulsory series of Professional Development workshops and other experiences are embedded in the IPP and are completed during years 1 and 2 of study.  At the end of year 2, or into year 3 of study, students are considered by suitable host organisations and a undertake 26 weeks, or 13 weeks full time placement to complete a project. IPP is a host organisation funded scholarship. For further information, please contact our Industry Placement Program team at ipp@federation.edu.au or visit our website here