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A message from our college PVC

A message from our college PVC

Through excellence and innovation in education and research, the College of Engineering, Science and Environment is committed to changing our world for the better.

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No. 1 ? in Australia for quality of overall experience for undergraduate Engineering students
20 ? Science disciplines rated at ‘well above world standard’
$200 Million investment in the future of STEMM
New project to help Australian exporters leverage blockchain technology

New project to help Australian exporters leverage blockchain technology

Bringing together a cross-disciplinary team of University of Newcastle researchers and players in the wine and labelling industries, the Wine Provenance Project will offer insights into how brands can leverage blockchain technology to improve their marketability and product quality guarantees.

Food and Agribusiness Doctoral Training Centre established on the Central Coast

Food and Agribusiness Doctoral Training Centre established on the Central Coast

The University of Newcastle has today opened its newest Doctoral Training Centre (DTC), the Food and Agribusiness DTC, at Ourimbah.

Environmentally sustainable ARC projects awarded almost $2 million in funding

Environmentally sustainable ARC projects awarded almost $2 million in funding

The Australian Research Council (ARC) has announced its latest round of funding for Linkage Project grants, with three University of Newcastle projects attracting funding totalling $1,868,005.

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‘Sneaky’ sperm particles hitchhike around the body

‘Sneaky’ sperm particles hitchhike around the body

A world-first discovery of ‘sneaky’ sperm particles found outside their ‘home’ in the testes offers new hope for men with fertility issues and new insight for cancer researchers.

Drones to predict where water pipes are at risk of bursting

Drones to predict where water pipes are at risk of bursting

With leaking and burst water pipes costing water authorities and consumers time and money, as well as wasting a precious resource, researchers at the University of Newcastle are developing drone technology to help predict which areas, and even which specific pipes, are at risk of water loss.

Scientists unlock potential to yield “diet” fruit

Scientists unlock potential to yield “diet” fruit

A new study has demystified sugar distribution in plants, paving the way to create low sugar or ‘diet’ fruits.

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Our new College of Engineering, Science and Environment replaces the
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment and the Faculty of Science.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.