Women In Technology Empowerment Program

The Empowerment Program aims to encourage and inspire female students, primarily interested in the technology industry. They are able to obtain professional development by further building hard and soft skills in online workshops based on personal branding, public speaking, using Excel and putting together a career portfolio. The Empowerment Program also offers the opportunity for each participant to be paired with an industry mentor from our sponsors, where regular meetings will provide valuable insight into the industry.

How to get involved

Applications open at around the end of T1. Please find more information on this at https://www.facebook.com/unsw.wit/

Position Description

Each participant is assigned an industry mentor and will be required to attend regular online workshops that focus on different aspects of their professional development. 


20 hours total commitment


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

Availability of activity

All year round

Type of activity

Clubs & societies, Development programs, Peer tutoring & mentoring

Interest area / Advantages

IT & web development, Tutoring & mentoring

Skills required and/or developed

Critical & analytical thinking, Interpersonal & communication, Writing & editing

Contacts and more information


UNSW Business School 

Contact information for student enquiries

Email: [email protected]
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/unsw.wit/

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

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