Communication stream in the National Graduate Program

If you have a degree and want a career in communication, we want you.

If you have any of the following degrees, you can apply to both our communication and generalist streams.

If you’re assessed as suitable for both streams, we’ll try to match you in the communication stream first. Once you start, you’ll stay in the Communication stream for the duration of the program.

Read about how to apply.

Type of degree

We’re looking for graduates with degrees in the following subjects:

  • communication
  • digital and social media
  • graphic design
  • journalism
  • marketing
  • media and public affairs
  • media arts
  • multimedia
  • public relations
  • web design
  • writing.

Range of work

In the communication stream, you may work on a range of projects and tasks like:

  • corporate and marketing communication, including delivering communication plans to engage customers and staff
  • media enquiries and liaising with journalists
  • social media management
  • video production and editing
  • web content and publishing
  • graphic design
  • myGov content.
Page last updated: 6 March 2023.
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