English Language and Foundation Studies

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Increased support for refugee students to transition to higher education

Increased support for refugee students to transition to higher education

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Educators and providers will have access to a new set of tools and resources to better support students from refugee backgrounds pursue higher education, following a national research project that examined students’ transition experiences.

World class graduates celebrate culmination of studies

World class graduates celebrate culmination of studies

Thursday, 5 April 2018

Marking years of academic commitment, more than 2800 proud University of Newcastle students will celebrate the culmination of their studies during the April graduation ceremonies, which begin today.

University of Newcastle stars in QS Subject global rankings

University of Newcastle stars in QS Subject global rankings

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Fifteen University of Newcastle subjects have earned a prestigious place among the world’s top 200, including six in the top 100, announced today in the 2018 QS World University Subject Rankings.

Scholarship deadline coming soon

Monday, 29 January 2018

As the deadline for applications approaches, all current and prospective students are encouraged to consider if they may qualify for a scholarship for the 2018 academic year.

Academic turns fiction into an award-winning reality

Academic turns fiction into an award-winning reality

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

An esteemed academic and author from the University of Newcastle has received the highly-competitive Prime Minister’s Literary Award for Fiction for his novel that provides a satiric take on the history of Australian literature.

Exceptional teacher wins professional development prize

Exceptional teacher wins professional development prize

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Inspiring sessional academic, Emma Quilty has been awarded a $1000 professional development prize in recognition of excellence and providing an exceptional student experience.

Support for international students in the Hunter

Support for international students in the Hunter

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

The University of Newcastle is partnering with the NSW Government as part of a program to support and engage with the state’s international students.

UON is now smoke-free, no butts

UON is now smoke-free, no butts

Monday, 3 July 2017

Staff, students and visitors to UON will breathe even fresher air from 1 July 2017 as the University adopts a 100% smoke-free policy. This supports the University’s strategic objective to be the safest and healthiest university in Australia for staff and students.