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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.

Master's degree

Top 10 postgrad degrees you’ve never heard of

There’s truly a Master's degree for every STEM specialist. Check out our list of the top 10 postgrad degrees you might never have heard of.
Top STEM workplaces

Australia’s top STEM employers

Here are some amazing places to take your STEM degree in Australia.

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...
postgraduate degree

Taste test an Australian postgraduate degree

Scared to commit to a degree you're not sure you'll enjoy? Here are some great ways to see if it's what you really want to do.
PhD

UNSW iPhD links PhD students with industry

The CSIRO and UNSW are working together with industry partners to provide a unique PhD program - the iPhD. Applications are open now - find out more here!
master of cyber security

Master of Cyber Security

Nikolai Hampton formalised 25 years in the IT sector to become a cybersecurity expert.
video

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.
How to find your passion

How to find your passion

Passionate people are by far the most employable. Figure out what makes you tick with five simple exercises.

Uni not for you? How to kickstart a STEM career without a degree

There are heaps of opportunities to study STEM that don’t involve a degree.

Top 10 graduate programs

Graduate programs for a switched-on future career.
emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence for STEM careers

Find out why emotional intelligence is essential in STEM careers and how your uni could help you develop these skills.
health sciences degrees

Health sciences degrees

Industry placement programs offer students valuable hands-on experience while they pursue their postgrad degrees.

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.