Global E3


Global E³ is an International Exchange partnership that enables University of Newcastle's engineering students to venture abroad to a multitude of distinguished universities in Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and the United States, while potentially earning academic credit towards their degree.


  • Study at high ranking partner institutions all around the world
  • Pay HECS/HELP - No tuition fees to overseas university
  • Work Experience:Global E3 students may be able to participate in a supplementary internship.
  • Financial Aid available

Through participation in the program, Global E3 graduates gain the necessary foreign language ability, cross-cultural skills, and professional experience to excel in the multinational/multicultural business environment of the 21st century.


In order to be eligible to participate in the GE3 Exchange program you must

  • Be cuurently enrolled  in an undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle within the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
  • Have completed 60units in their current degree by the commencement of the exchange
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 5.5
  • Must recieve a minimum of 30 units of credit toward your University of Newcastle degree whilst overseas

More Information

More detailed information on GE3 partner institutions can be found here

How do I apply

Go to the Semester Exchange website, Click on How Do I Apply and submit your expression of Interest.

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