The University Of Newcastle

For over 50 years, the University of Newcastle has made it our mission to deliver superior education to talented students from all walks of life. Their degrees are shaped around global learning, work placements and entrepreneurial approaches to develop the problem-solvers and innovators of the future.

With state-of-the-art facilities, including their $95 million NeW Space precinct, the University offers innovative and inspiring approaches to delivering education across all of their locations – Newcastle (Callaghan), Newcastle CBD, Central Coast, Sydney, Port Macquarie and Singapore. With over 37,000 students, the University’s learning community is vibrant and dynamic, offering students and researchers a world-class academic experience and a diverse professional, cultural and social learning environment.

The University of Newcastle is ranked 214 in the world by QS World University Rankings 2019. Fifteen of their disciplines were ranked in the world’s top 200 by QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018.

The University of Newcastle’s world-leading research and innovation creates new thinking, new ideas and new breakthroughs, not just in Australia, but around the globe. The significance of their research is reflected in the Australian Government’s Excellence in Research Australia assessment, which awarded the University the highest possible ‘5’ rating across 22 research fields, placing them in the top eight Australian universities for research quality ‘well above world standard.’

Why Study at The University Of Newcastle?

  • The University of Newcastle is a leader in university education, with a reputation for high quality teaching and learning and exciting, contemporary academic programs.
  • Amid intense global competition, their reputation for delivering world-class teaching and learning has attracted students from more than 100 countries.
  • Among Their staff are experts who rank in the top one per cent in their field in the world, as well as national and state recipients of Teacher of the Year winners of the prestigious Australian Awards for University Teaching.
  • The University of Newcastle offers students an engaged approach to learning through programs that integrate study with practical experience, paid employment and research.
  • With practical work placement an assessable part of more than 90 per cent of programs offered across all five faculties, their career-ready graduates have some of the highest starting salaries in Australia. Seventy five per cent of their bachelor graduates secure a full-time job within four months of finishing their studies.
  • They offer scholarships ranging from $500 right through to $15,000 per year. Scholarships can help you with all kinds of costs including textbooks, fees, accommodation and living expenses.