Engage Student

Get a student team to do a market research project for your business.

  • Get a student team to research growth opportunities for your business
  • Help students to prepare for the future of work
  • Join our award-winning government backed university student engagement programs
  • Get innovative solutions to your business challenge
  • Build a culture of lifelong learning for your employees
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It’s free to participate

Engage a team of diverse, multinational, multidisciplinary students from participating Universities to undertake a 3-week project to deliver an innovative solution to your business challenge.

How it works


Practera assigns a student team to your project


Students work on your project, Practera oversees their work, you provide online feedback


You receive tailored market research report

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Frequently asked questions

What is required?

  • Submit a project
  • Attend a 30-min virtual briefing session 
  • Commit 1-2hrs a week to review students’ work and provide online feedback
  • Important: there is no financial cost to participate!
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What are the results?

  • Student team work with you to deliver an innovative solution to your business challenge
  • You get a fresh perspective and new insights on your most pressing challenges
  • Students build the skills required for a successful career

What to expect from a 2-3 week project?

  • 150 – 200 hours of dedicated student work
  • Virtual team that works independently
  • 1-2  hours/ week of your time to review student work and provide online feedback

Where do students come from?

  • We work with 30 Australian universities to select the best team for your business
  • Some will be Masters students, others Bachelors
  • The majority of students will be studying a non-technical discipline (e.g. marketing, business  finance, accounting, international relations, policy, etc.)

Submit a project

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We work with >30 Australian universities

Let’s talk

Company project briefs

Submit a project brief to gain access to student teams around the world at no cost.

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