Partners and Community Business and Industry

Business and Industry

JCU offers a number of avenues for engagement between business and industry. Whether you need research capacity or professional development opportunities, or want to hire an intern, JCU can assist.

Research and consultancy services

If you're interested in developing a long-term strategic research partnership, or are looking for research services for a specific project, we can help.

JCU facilitates research collaborations, provides advice on traditional and non-traditional research funding options, and assists with development of research proposals.


Director, Research Services
Rochelle Finlay
Phone +61 (07) 4781 6538
Mobile 0429 225 915

International capacity building

JCU develops and delivers training programs to overseas industry, public sector and non-government organisations. Programs can be delivered in Australia or internationally.


Manager, Commercial Development
Brook Orr
Phone +61 (07) 4232 1121

Study tours to Australia

JCU offers study tours in conjunction with JCU College. Study tours can include English language classes and a range of extracurricular activities.

Our study tours have the flexibility to offer programs designed to meet your specific needs, and can be developed to meet the requirements of a variety of stakeholders, including government, professional groups or student groups from non-English Speaking backgrounds.

Costs will vary depending on what the program includes and the number of students. Costs are designed to include all transport, accommodation and tuition costs. However, personal spending money, some meals, insurance and travel to Australia are not included in program prices.


JCU College
Phone +61 (07) 4781 5311

Host a student intern

The Student Placements & Projects program at JCU facilitates student placement opportunities with employers. Interns come from a variety of disciplines.