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Career Kick Start program

Top student talent can help your business!

Work with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), business, and health and social sciences students to make an impact your organization.

Learn more about leveraging our co-op placements, internships and student study projects to solve your individual business needs.

Why choose us?

  • Our students learn from curriculum that balances academics with critical soft-skills development and workplace readiness.
  • Students participate in hands-on research opportunities and entrepreneurship programs.
  • Access to students who commute from across southern Ontario and who are actively looking for opportunities in Durham Region, the GTA and beyond.

Working with our students is an investment in your business and their future. 

At the University of Ontario Institute of Technology we provide work-integrated learning programs that allow businesses to:

  • Find and develop potential full-time talent.
  • Tap into training and research opportunities.
  • Develop a collaborative relationship with the university.
  • Leverage additional cost savings with the Co-operative Education Tax Credit (CETC).

For more information and details on incentives* for businesses with 50 employees or less, contact:

Craig Hill, Employer Engagement Co-ordinator
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
905.721.8668 ext. 6748

*Funding support provided by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development