The University of Newcastle, Australia

 Coronavirus (COVID-19) - University of Newcastle advice

At the University of Newcastle, students are at the heart of all that we do. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic we have a range of information and resources available for all students.

For the most up-to-date information and FAQs about the University’s response to the evolving nature of COVID-19, visit our dedicated website.

If you’re a student looking for support and resources for studying during the changes brought on by COVID-19 (including studying from home), visit the Uni @ home page.

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How to apply for a job

Find useful tips on the job application process, including writing cover letters and resume, submitting applications and helpful interview tips.

Build your employability

Prepare yourself for life beyond uni. Learn about career planning, volunteer opportunities, how to join a club or society, and other great uni initiatives to help you develop your employability skills.

Workshops and events

Pitching workshop

Event • 19 Oct 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: How to Pitch an Idea

At this workshop you'll learn the three elements of communication, how to build a compelling pitch and how to overcome nerves.


Event • 20 Oct 2020 from 10:00am - 10:15am

Career Chat: The ultimate cover letter

In this Career Chat we will walk you through how to personalise each cover letter and make your application stand out.

Make A World Of Difference

Event • 20 Oct 2020 from 12:30pm - 2:00pm

International Students: What it takes to succeed at interview

In this online information session designed specifically for our international students we will answer your questions, help you navigate job interviews, and discuss correct interview etiquette.

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News • 20 Oct 2020

The 'Hire Me' Project: Connection International Students with Part-Time Work

The Newcastle International College is hosting a day full of seminars and workshops which will focus on connecting ...

News • 19 Oct 2020

Help us design an extra-curricular program

The Careers Service are looking for current students to participate in a focus group about building and designing a ...

News • 16 Oct 2020

Expressions of Interest: Students & Recent Graduates for Virtual Innovation Challenges!

Looking to get set to thrive in the new world of work? Want to fill the COVID-19 gap on your CV? We’re calling for ...

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Careers Chats

Career Chat sessions are compact and designed to keep you up to date with the latest developments in the world of employment.

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Employability Excellence Awards

Nominations are now closed.

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What Employers Are Saying