Get Work Experience and Course Credit

Join an education revolution. Riipen helps students get work experience with real companies for course credit. 
To work on projects in class, ask your professors about Riipen! 

How it works

Get real experience in a way that works for you.

Step 1

Create an account on Riipen using your email or LinkedIn account

Step 2

Join an In-class project your educator is hosting or start a skill challenge

Step 3

Use Riipen's easy communication tools to talk to industry partners and coordinate deliverables

Step 4

Get reward, prove your skills, and get verified feedback from real companies to add to your portfolio

How can you get experience on Riipen? 

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In-class Projects

On Riipen your educators can connect directly with companies and non-profits who have real business challenges for you to solve.

Projects are reviewed and approved by your educator and built directly into your classes. You can grow your professional network, get relevant experience, and get course credit! all at the same time.

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Companies

The Riipen market place has companies of all shapes and sizes. Engage with large multi-nationals, local businesses, non-profits, governments and more!

Riipen works across all industries and geographies to provide students a range of experience. We know that the best way to figure out what you like, is to try it.

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Skill Challenges

Skills challenges are built for you to show companies what you can do! We know you have more skills than experience, that's why challenges are open to all students and young professionals.

Challenges provide an opportunity for you to connect with future employers directly, get experience on an industry relevant project, and get rewards and skills rating.

How does Riipen help you?

We want you to get a job you love! For that, you need the right experience to get you there.

Grow your professional network

Connect with companies of all shapes and sizes. Engage with large multi-nationals, local businesses, non-profits, governments and more!

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Manage your projects

In-app chat, video conferencing, file sharing, meeting booking, project milestones, and many more tools to help keep projects on track.

Build your portfolio

Receive feedback from real-companies on the skills and knowledge you demonstrated while completing your projects on Riipen. Easily link to your Riipen portfolio on job applications and LinkedIn.

​Chris Ku
Graduate
BritishColumbia Institute of Technology: School of Business

I believe Riipen has begun to revolutionize how higher education can be enhanced throughindustry involvement. Thank you so much for your dedication and giving students theopportunity to improve their educational experience

Dustin Tysick
Graduate
University of BritishColumbia: Sauder School of Business

As a student, there is nothing more frustrating than sending off hundreds of generic resumesthat don't show off what you can really do. Riipen lets students walk the walk and really showcompanies just how valuable they are.

Jason Yeh
Graduate
Simon Fraser University: Beedie School ofBusiness

I wanted to let you know that GradusOne got back to me for an interview! I'm on my way to asecond round of interviews with the HR manager next week! This is all thanks to Riipen andtheir awesome team! Thanks for providing students like me with these kinds of opportunities togrow professionally.

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