Career Support and Internships
We have been rated 5* for Employability by the KHDA Higher Education Classification (2019/20) and our focus remains on keeping you career-ready from your degree experience at Murdoch University Dubai.
Students have the opportunity to work part-time while studying in Dubai under the ‘Earn while you Learn’ government policy. Students can take up part-time employment from over 4,500 companies located in Dubai’s free zones - the home of most international companies in Dubai. These businesses operate across a wide range of industry sectors - Creative Industries & Technology, Hospitality and Food & Beverage, Higher Education & Training, Media & Entertainment, Architecture & Design and Retail & E-Commerce.
For more information please visit: dda.gov.ae/earn-while-you-learn/
Over 200 registered companies with regular internship and full-time opportunities posted on https://murdochdubaicareerportal.com.
Connecting Students to Employers and Industry
Industry experts are regularly invited for guest lectures across disciplines and off-campus visits are common across all undergraduate and postgraduate offerings.
Industry Advisory Panel
The IAP is a collaboration between our University and industry experts to foster our students’ skills development and promotion of entrepreneurship.
Our Student Support team offer career guidance to assist students to plan their career and to be able to effectively market themselves to potential employers.
Murdoch University Dubai collaborates with corporate partners to offer internship programs that provide an opportunity for students to network with and contribute to our member companies.
Murdoch’s Exclusive Career ‘Learning Spine’
All Murdoch University undergraduate courses have career-focused content embedded throughout the curriculum.
Where Our Dubai #Freethinkers Go
With over 40 years as a leading educational institution, Murdoch University has created a wealth of incredible graduates. From leaders in politics, business and research, to alumni working for the environment or in the midst of community development, our graduates are making a difference.
Here’s a list of some of the organisations where our #Freethinkers have gone on to make a global impact: