Collaborate with RMIT

Collaborate with RMIT

Connect with RMIT and our students. There are many ways you can partner with us.

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Our partnership programs are the ideal way for you to connect with RMIT and current students

Invest in the future of your business. Collaborate with a global university with a reputation for excellence, innovation and leadership in technology, design and enterprise. Whether you want to help train the workforce of the future, promote your business by guest lecturing, mentor a student or support a startup, we’re here. We’ll work with you to create customised opportunities for collaboration and growth.

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Student projects

Take advantage of unique viewpoints and new ideas by inviting RMIT students to collaborate on a project, participate in a hackathon or take part in an innovation challenge. You can access top student and research talent, as well as world-class facilities to help solve business problems, explore new opportunities or deliver social impact.

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Guest lectures

Promote your business and share your ideas and expertise in a guest lecture for students. Connect with future talent and academic experts while providing real-word insights and inspiration for the next generation of professionals.

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Innovation and entrepreneurship

Re-skill your team with hands-on innovation programs, connect with cutting edge startups, or work with RMIT students and researchers on some of your most pressing disruptive challenges.

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Mentorships

Share your knowledge and guidance one-on-one with current students. Invest in the workforce of the future.

Benefits for business

The business world is changing. Let us help you out with fresh ideas that promote creativity and encourage innovation in your business. Seize the opportunity. Collaborate with a global university recognised for leadership in technology, design and enterprise. We’ll work with you to identify your needs and ideas, and create bespoke opportunities for partnership and business growth.

My experience and preferences were used to match me with a student, and there was help from the mentor community. Working with my mentee gives me a lot of personal satisfaction and it is a great way for me to expand my own skills.

Karen, RMIT alumnus and mentor

Get in touch

Contact the Industry Engagement Team to learn more about our services and partnership opportunities.

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nations on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.

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