The University of Notre Dame is looking for bright and enthusiastic students A.K.A. Univators to come together and combine brain power, to solve real business challenges for local organisations.
Supported by StudyNSW and Nagcas, Univative Sydney is a unique inter-university, inter-discipline, inter-cultural student employability program where student teams devise innovative solutions for genuine problems posed by industries and communities.
Since 2011, 1076 students, 188 teams from 8 universities have joined forces with 33 project host organisations to tackle real world challenges with refreshing approaches.
Univative Sydney 2020 is proudly participated by 9 universities: the Australian Catholic University, Central Queensland University (Sydney campus), Macquarie University, Southern Cross University, the University of New South Wales, The University of Notre Dame, University of Technology Sydney, The University of Wollongong and Western Sydney University.
As a student participant, you will work within a multi-disciplinary team on a project for 4 weeks during winter 2020 (end of June to end of July) and compete with teams of students from other participating universities.
Previous project hosts included:
... and many more
|16 June||Orientation session at Notre Dame Broadway campus|
|26 June||Launch and Initial Training at Macquarie University|
|29 June||Project Host Onsite Briefing|
|13 July||Mid-Point check with Project Host|
|17/20 July||Practice Presentations at Notre Dame Broadway campus|
|21 July||Reports Due|
|24 July||Final Presentations and Award Ceremony at UTS|
|Week of 27 July||Student teams to receive feedback about their reports and presentations|
|4 August||Debrief session at Notre Dame Broadway campus|
Launch and Training Details for 26th Jun:
Venue: Macquarie University Dress Code: Smart Casual Time: 10 am to 4pm
|10:00 AM||Registration and Morning Tea||Macquarie Theatre|
|10:30 AM||Launch and Training||Macquarie Theatre|
|1:00 PM||Lunch provided||Macquarie Theatre|
|4:00 PM||Training concludes||Macquarie Theatre|
Each team will be partnered with a project host (employer) and will compete against at least 2 other student teams from different universities. Each project host will select a winning team to be announced at the Awards Ceremony. All Univators will receive a Certificate of Participation.
Ultimately, your Univative experience will enhance the quality of your job applications and will give you the opportunity to connect with prospective employers, thus building upon your career network.
Eligible students will meet the following selection criteria:
Please use the same details as you would for Blackboard
N.B. Applications close at 11.59pm on Friday, 15th May 2020.
If you have any questions about Univative Sydney 2020, please contact the Careers Service:
T: 02 8204 4429