Big Industry Challenge 2023

About this competition

The first-ever Big Industry Challenge HCMC is a two-day program, co-organised by RMIT and Common Purpose with the aim of giving RMIT students a chance to tackle a real-life challenge by connecting ideas and diverse perspectives, with the help of industry experts from a wide range of organisations.


This year's theme: Circular Economy


Why join Big Industry Challenge

Learn from experts

Work as a team

Pitch a solution

Gain an RMIT cred

  • Get fully sponsored (Hanoi students) and your meals covered (SGS students) during the event time
  • Experience a 5-star venue off-campus
  • Collaborate with RMIT students from diverse cultural background, including Hanoi, HCMC and Melbourne
  • Solve a real-life challenge
  • Get inspired & learn from company leaders
  • Pitch your ideas to company representatives and receive feedback
  • Gain an RMIT Cred to boost your CV & showcase your new skills to employers

Supports for Hanoi students include

Return tickets and airport pick-up


3 breakfast buffets and 2 lunch buffets

Important dates

  • For Hanoi students:
    • Applications open: Tuesday, 1 August 2023
    • Applications close: 9am, Wednesday, 9 August 2023
  • For Saigon students:
    • Applications open: Thursday, 14 September 2023
    • Applications close: when the program is full
five students discussing work

Contact us

For more information, please contact Global Experience – International Office.

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