More than 73 per cent of our graduates find the right job because we encourage students to take their learning experience beyond the classroom from day one.
Here you will find information on how we engage students in industry and the community to deliver skilled graduates who are able to successfully contribute to our regions, Australia and compete on the world stage.
If you have an employment opportunity for a student on campus, want to inform them of their career options, or are looking to connect them with our industry partners, the Careers Service has a variety of options to help get you started.
Work integrated learning (WIL) is the term used to describe educational activities that integrate theoretical learning with its application in a workplace, profession, career or future employment. More than 90 per cent of undergraduate programs include WIL courses, with activities offered by all faculties across a range of programs.
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.