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Nailed your degree or finished with study? STEM related occupations are growing much faster than other occupations – in five years, employment in STEM occupations grew 1.6 times faster than non-STEM jobs. By May 2023, 271,300 new employees will be needed in STEM. Here’s what you need to know to get into this growing workforce.

APR.Intern STEMfest pledges to get female talent on board – that means you!

Among the top 50 CEOs in Australia, only 3 are women and female participation in the STEM workforce remains as low as 20%. But...
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Australia has 200,000 vacant STEM jobs, in nation-wide employment emergency

According to a recent ABC report, Australian tech employers are facing a serious STEM skills drought. 
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What’s up at Hopper Down Under

Meet some of the amazing women studying and working in technology from the first Hopper Down Under conference!
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Report finds millennials the most ‘curious’ generation – and why curiosity is good for...

Pharmaceutical giant Merck has measured curiosity in its 3000 employees with intriguing results - find out why millenials scored the highest.
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Here’s how to cash in on the decade’s hottest career

Be in demand in STEM with the QUT Master’s Degree in Data Analytics.
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6 steps for perfecting personal branding

Your career is your own personal brand, so use these personal branding tips to optimise your digital footprint and to help you secure a job.
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The best time for grad job opportunities

We reveal the best time of the year for grad job opportunities according to job listings platform Indeed, because timing is everything!

These 3 tricks will have you acing every interview

Why do recruiters often write one set of selection criteria, and then pick a candidate with completely different experience?

Top universities of 2019 revealed

Times Higher Education has just released the Asia-Pacific University Ranking 2019. Find out which top universities from Australia & NZ made the cut!
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2019 top graduate jobs & employers

Looking for the best STEM graduate jobs and employers? We've gathered the top 10 graduate employers as voted by graduates and the most in-demand STEM industries right now.
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VIDEO: Brand new postgraduate scholarships

Looking for a new direction for your research this year? Brand new 2019 STEM postgraduate scholarships for Honours, Masters and PhD students are now open.
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Bright future for Australian physicists: new CERN particle collider announced

CERN scientists have just announced plans for a huge new particle collider: Australian physicists weigh in on the new opportunities for Aussie researchers.

Why university STEM degrees are more relevant than ever

University STEM degrees
In an uncertain world future, university STEM degrees are more crucial than ever - and not just to land you a job.

Three regional schools are the latest to benefit from STEM industry school partnership program

Three schools in the Illawarra region of NSW will now have their own academy of STEM excellence under the NSW Department of Education’s STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) Program.

Why space careers matter in a post-pandemic world

Australia’s space industry began in uncertainty, and – despite bushfires, pandemics and massive change – it will succeed under uncertainty.