Join a team

Many of the ChallENG projects earn academic credit (for-credit-elective) or may be eligible for Industrial Training.

Learn how to 'Apply' or 'Enrol' to your chosen ChallENG Project.

    1. Select a VIP - explore the full list of projects
    2. Fill out the 'Apply Now' form  you will need to login with your ZID@ad.unsw.edu.au email
    3. After applying, students will be invited by the VIP Projects lead academic to meet and discuss joining the team. This is an opportunity for students to ask questions about the project and how the team will function
    4. Students will then receive written confirmation if they have been accepted into the team
    5. If you have been accepted into a VIP team, Student Services will be notified and you will automatically be enrolled into the relevant elective course that relates to your year of study
    6. In November 2019, when the selected VIP team is formed an info session will be organised. This will be an opportunity for students to meet their team-mates and receive more information about the VIP Program that starts in Term 1 2020

    Learn more about VIP or view the Frequently Asked Questions

    Visit the handbook links to learn more about the courses:

    1. Enrol in The Maker Games ENGG3060 when enrolments open.
    2. In Term 1 2021, The Maker Games projects will be released.
    3. You'll be invited to sign-up to your preferred project before the start date. Each team has a maximum of six students per project, so get in fast to make sure you secure a place on your chosen project (it’s first in first served). If your preferred team is unavailable, you can join a waiting list
    4. You are then ready to start The Maker Games in Term 2, 2021!

    View Past Winners, learn more about The Maker Games or visit our Frequently Asked Questions

    Join a Student Project team

    1. First APPLY to join your selected Student Project - you will need to login with your ZID@ad.unsw.edu.au email.
    2. After applying you will be invited to meet and discuss joining the team. This is your opportunity to ask questions about the project and see how the team works.
    3. If you are successful, you will receive written confirmation that you have been accepted into the project by the team leaders!

    Student Projects for Non-Traditional Industrial Training 

    For all Student Projects, you may be eligible for Non-Traditional Industrial Training credit. You need to belong to a team for at least two terms and meet certain criteria signed-off by your Academic Advisor who is a certified engineer. Depending on your role within the team, you might be eligible for 15 or 30 days. 

    Learn more about Student Projects or view the Frequently Asked Questions

    Join a Social Impact Project team

    1. First APPLY to join your selected Social Impact Project - you will need to login with your ZID@ad.unsw.edu.au email.
    2. After applying you will be invited to meet and discuss joining the team. This is your opportunity to ask questions about the project and see how the team works
    3. If you are successful, you will receive written confirmation that you have been accepted into the project by the team leaders.

    Social Impact Projects for Non-Traditional Industrial Training 

    For all Social Impact Projects, you may be eligible for Non-Traditional Industrial Training credit. You need to belong to a team for at least two terms and meet certain criteria signed-off by your Academic Advisor who is a certified engineer. Depending on your role within the team, you might be eligible for 15 or 30 days. 

    Learn more about Social Impact or visit the Frequently Asked Questions