English Language and Foundation Studies

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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.

Brilliant career lands Miles Franklin shortlisting

Brilliant career lands Miles Franklin shortlisting

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

When he’s not teaching in a classroom or working on the land, Ryan O’Neill gets lost in his imagination, creating the lives of Rand Washington, a racist science fiction author, or Rachel Deverall, his own fictitious, late wife.

UON soars into the top one per cent of universities worldwide

UON soars into the top one per cent of universities worldwide

Thursday, 8 June 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) has been ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide, announced today by the prestigious QS World University Rankings.

Students to celebrate degree achievement

Students to celebrate degree achievement

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

The University of Newcastle’s (UON) proud history of education and research excellence is celebrated this week as more than 5,400 students mark a significant achievement in their lives – graduation.