Cultivating industry ready graduates

Whether you’re studying mining, geology, Spatial Sciences, Chemical Engineering or Metallurgical Engineering, your education is only the first step towards a successful career. WASMA was created as a resource for students, past and present, to connect and foster industry connection to further enhance their job opportunities and career paths.

We have an active and diverse community of alumni and industry partners who are committed to the continual development of the resources industry, as well as the new talent within, which includes you. With graduate programs, network events, mentor programs, scholarship opportunities and more, WASMA helps to ensure you are job-ready and fully equipped to enter the workforce.


WASMA provides a number of opportunities for students, their future alumni, including:

  • Networking and education events
  • Mentoring programs
  • Scholarship funds available
  • Vacation placement opportunities
  • Work experience connections
  • Practical experiences such as site visits
  • Exposure to the second largest alumni network in the world
  • Access to industry partners who are seeking new talent


As a student of the WA School of Mines, you are provided with a free membership to the WASM Alumni program.

Drawing on our rich history with WASM:MECE allows us to work collaboratively with the school to evolve the curriculum inline with industry advancements and to create an ever-present connection direct with the industry. All with one outcome in mind – to create a seamless transition from class room to job site for the students.

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Case Studies

Hear from past WASM:MECE students about how their membership with WASMA helped them to gain industry connections and job prospects.

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