Humanitarian Engineering International Placements

Real Projects, Real Engineering, Real Impact

Unfortunately, due to current travel restrictions, all programs are suspended until further notice.


Please consider donating directly to some of the organisations working on the ground to engineer a better world!

HEIP is committed to driving positive change in vulnerable communities and advancing the humanitarian engineering sector. Our goal:

Real Impact.

Humanitarian Engineering International Placements

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Our Partners

HEIP partners with humanitarian engineering organisations who are delivering real projects in their community. We are actively working to develop relationships with organisations around the world: creating a network of dedicated, like-minded professionals with a common goal 

Over $110,000 donated to our NGO partners' projects

Our Program

Between our online modules, in-country lectures and onsite practical training, our programs give you the skills to succeed not only in your future career as an engineer but to shape a better world for all of us.

6x training courses backed by a practical component

Past Projects

HEIP teams have worked on a variety of projects throughout South America. From soup kitchens to aquatic centres, our focus is on projects which produce an ongoing improvement in the lives of those in the community.

Over 20,000 engineering hours across 8 projects

Exposure to Professional Practice

Designed by engineers for engineers, our program is specifically developed to provide participants exposure to professional engineering practice. Through a combination of online and in-country training over the period of 6 months. 

Up to 240 hours of exposure to professional practice

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Check out the apply page for program details. Any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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