Internships, Arc @ UNSW

As an Arc member, you have the opportunity to gain hands-on industry experience in your chosen field of study through the Arc Internship Program. Arc's Internship Program has the opportunity to provide practical skills that will look very shiny on your resume and assist in gaining a competitive advantage once you graduate from university.


Arc interns have a set list of objectives and tasks outlined in individual position descriptions. In addition, each intern is assigned a project to work on throughout the semester.

Benefits include:

  • Paid work for up to 26 weeks (Kudos has 2 X 13 week positions)
  • Work experience in an area you want to get into
  • Listing on your AHEGS
  • Flexible hours - work around your university timetable
  • Major projects allow you to make a real impact on the organisation and student life at UNSW.

How to get involved

Applications open in October and close November for the following year's intake. Information and application packs are available on the Arc website.

Interviews commence in November.
Start Dates:
Interns will participate in an induction program in January, before officially starting their role in February.


  • Accounting Intern
  • Communications Intern
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • Human Resources Intern
  • Information Technology (Web) Intern
  • Kudos Gallery Intern
  • Legal Intern
  • Sponsorship & Advertising Intern
  • Sports Intern
  • Venue & Events Intern


Interns will participate in an induction program in January, before officially starting their role in February.


Up to 26 weeks.


  • Accredited by UNSW Advantage = Yes
    (For recognition on Australia Higher Education Graduation Statement)

Availability of activity

Term 1

Type of activity

Internships, Paid activities

Interest area / Advantages

Accounting & office management, Arts & design, Fundraising & events, Marketing, media & communications, Music & entertainment, Sport, outdoor & physical activities, Writing & editing

Skills required and/or developed

Critical & analytical thinking, Event & project management, Graphic design, Interpersonal & communication, IT & web skills, Marketing & PR, Maths, finance & accounting, Organisational & time management, Problem solving & practical skills, Team work & networking, Writing & editing

Contacts and more information


Arc @ UNSW


Intern facilitator


[email protected]


02 9385 7700

For more information about co-curricular activities, see UNSW Advantage.

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