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We challenge and encourage our students to gain real-world experience during their studies. This combination of theory and practical skills prepares our graduates to be life-ready.
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With your help, together we can use our collective capabilities, experience and collaboration to create strong partnerships and communities that drive change where it matters.
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Our alumni and graduates are part of a global network who embrace lifelong learning and have access to exclusive opportunities.
Business and industry
We engage with business and industry to create mutually beneficial partnerships that stand the test of time.
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Learn about our wide range of recruitment and engagement opportunities that deliver benefits to employers, students and graduates.
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A single spark that blazes into a powerful idea. That’s all it takes to set change in motion. To change a life. To improve the world.
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The University of Newcastle facilitates relationships between local business, researchers, startups and entrepreneurs to solve problems and drive industry in our regions.
Gut instincts lead new direction in COPD research
University of Newcastle researchers have discovered a new connection between gut health and one of the world's deadliest diseases.
Global leader appointed at University of Newcastle
The University of Newcastle has today announced the appointment of Professor Kent Anderson to the role of Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Global.
Family-inspired scholarships focus on the future
A new scholarship to help students with caregiving responsibilities fulfil their academic and career aspirations has been set up to honour the legacy of a wonderful carer and lifelong learner.
Healthy Dads inspire positive change
Helping kids stay healthy and active is a huge challenge for parents and caregivers today. And while fathers have a powerful influence on children’s weight and behaviours, most family- based lifestyle programs are attended by mothers.
Celebrating the power of community and staff generosity
From quiz nights to fun runs, gala balls to book fairs, every year you – our amazing community – use your passion and voices to raise much needed funds and awareness for causes you’re passionate about.
Alumni House Design Competition shortlist announced
Excitement is building around plans for an Alumni House to connect our 155,000-strong global alumni physically and digitally and give back to the next generation of students.
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.