Why Sponsor MAD?

The Monash Association of Debaters (MAD), the largest and most successful university debating society in the Southern hemisphere, welcomes the opportunity to partner with you.

The Monash Association of Debaters is one of the oldest student clubs at Monash University, and one of the most successful debating societies in the world. MAD regularly triumphs at the Australasian Intervarsity Debating Championships and remains one of only two societies to win the world championships in consecutive years. On campus, MAD’s prominent role involves staging major public debates and running prestigious debating competitions. Our club is a forum for some of the brightest and most talented students at the university to discuss the most pressing policy concerns. Moreover, we are proud to have to have founded the world’s only academic journal on debating, the Monash Debating Review and a comprehensive international debating training program, The Monash Asia Tour.

Sponsoring MAD provides you with the opportunity to recruit some of the most impressive students at the university. Debaters are ideally suited to a professional environment, possessing the advanced communication skills and capacity to adapt to new challenges which is essential to success. MAD’s success and international focus provide you with a unique opportunity to enhance your company’s visibility to talented students from across the world.