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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.

Top 200 ? university in the world Find out more
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
 World-first needle-free diabetes test

World-first needle-free diabetes test

A world-first, pain-free diabetes test developed at the University of Newcastle could be in the hands of consumers following $6.3 million in funding to establish the first manufacturing facility for the device.

Hunter people to benefit from local research into dementia tests and treatments

Hunter people to benefit from local research into dementia tests and treatments

Two exciting new University of Newcastle research studies that will look to identify those most at risk of developing dementia and then attempt to delay or stop its development are underway in the Hunter New England region.

Associate Professor Temitope Egbelakin awarded DFAT COALAR Funding

Associate Professor Temitope Egbelakin awarded DFAT COALAR Funding

A/Prof Temi Egbelakin and her team (Prof SueAnne Ware, Dr Sittimont Kanjanabootra, Dr Sandra Carrasco, Dr Olabode Ogunmakinde and Mr Olufisayo Adedokun) have been awarded $31,979 in funding by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR).

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Postgraduate AusIMM Education Endowment Fund (EEF) scholarship was awarded to Nathan Barrett

Postgraduate AusIMM Education Endowment Fund (EEF) scholarship was awarded to Nathan Barrett

Recently, Nathan Barrett was awarded the postgraduate AusIMM Education Endowment Fund (EEF) scholarship.

DadPlay: Tackling challenging behaviour in 3–5-year-olds

DadPlay: Tackling challenging behaviour in 3–5-year-olds

Australian fathers in rural, regional and remote areas, who are raising children aged three to five, with challenging behaviour, will have a helping hand through a new mobile-phone-based service.

University awarded $2 million industry funding

University awarded $2 million industry funding

The University of Newcastle’s Global Innovative Centre for Advanced Nanomaterials (GICAN), has today signed an agreement worth $2.119 million with InnovationClub Pty Ltd to further their research on plastic alternatives.

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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.