Vacation Work

Each year Opti-Num runs an 8-week vacation work programme for 2nd and 3rd year students who enjoy MATLAB and Simulink and who want to gain exposure into how these tools are used in industry.


Vacation Work Program: Partnering with Academia

  • This initiative targets development and interest in Engineering for students who are in their 2nd – 3rd years of their undergraduate degree (21 – 23 years old).
  • The University engineering degrees require vacation work as an avenue for exposing student to the working world.
  • Opti-Num accepts 4 -10 candidates every year, and initiates them in a Vacation Work Programme which extends over 8 weeks through the year.
  • The students are given 2 weeks of training in MATLAB and Simulink (CPD accredited), an individual short-term project, as well as a challenging long-term team project.
  • The team projects are usually used as demos by Opti-Num’s application engineers, and teach the students valuable skills about project management and technical problem solving.

What Can I Do Next?

  • To apply for our vacation work programme, send through your CV, academic transcript and brief cover letter to Applications close at the end of May for the current years intake.