Newcastle Innovation Pty Ltd
The objective of the Company is to create value from knowledge transfer from the University of Newcastle to industry and government partners. This involves building internal resources to access intellectual property and research capabilities at the University and connecting these opportunities to target markets both in Australia and internationally. The principal activities of the Company during the financial year were the undertaking of research and consulting projects and the commercialisation of intellectual property (IP). No significant changes in the nature of these activities occurred during the year.
UON Services Pty Ltd
The mission and vision of the Company is to provide a vibrant and engaging student experience and campus life for students and to achieve excellence in service provision. The Company strives to enhance the student experience through a variety of programs, service offerings and activities. It is similarly focused on providing excellence and sustainability in the provision of these services and amenities to students, whilst building and maintaining a strong, resilient and capable organisation. The principal activities of the company during the financial year were to enhance the shared University experience for students through excellence and sustainability in the provision of services and amenities; and to provide a vibrant and engaging student experience and campus life. Through a commitment to open communication, collaboration, efficiency, accountability and continuous improvement the Company continued to be a strong, resilient and capable organisation.
UON Singapore Pte Ltd
UoN Singapore Pte Ltd was established in 2006 to manage the University's resources and contractual obligations associated with the delivery of degree programs offered in Singapore in partnership with PSB Academy. The company's objectives include working with other high quality education partners in the region, supporting the recruitment of international students, carrying out research activities, and supporting the University's research and other objectives in South East Asia. The activities of the company are supported by a Pro Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer of UoN Singapore Pte Ltd, as well as research active academic staff and administrative staff located in Singapore.