School of Environmental and Life Sciences

The School of Environmental and Life Sciences has a high level of research activity and has achieved excellent research rankings placing us at above world standard in many of our disciplines. Our researchers are also world leaders in their field and have achieved international recognition for their discoveries. ... read more about research achievements within the School of Environmental and Life Sciences.

Our research

Our School is one of the largest in the University and has a diversity of science-based disciplines that achieved impressive ERA rankings in 2012. These outstanding achievements provide excellent graduate outcomes and attract researchers and academics who are experts in their fields.

PhD and Research Masters

If you are a high achieving student with an analytical mind and an intrinsic desire for problem solving, a research degree (PhD or Masters) at the University of Newcastle could be the foundation of your exciting career in research.