The University of Newcastle, Australia
Three Minute Thesis contestant

News • 20 Aug 2019

The next wave of research stars in the limelight

With thousands of hours of research condensed into just three minutes, 15 bright and determined postgraduate students will take the stage at The Conservatorium on Friday (23 August) to compete in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

News • 19 Jun 2019

University continues to climb QS World University Rankings

The University of Newcastle is now ranked equal 207th in the prestigious 2020 QS World University Rankings, released today.

Book a Librarian

News • 26 Apr 2019

Book a Librarian

Need some extra help? Book a Librarian.

News • 18 Apr 2019

Researchers to remediate PFAS contamination with hemp seed proteins

University of Newcastle researchers are on track to create a solution to per-and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination, in a project that could benefit the Williamtown community and countless other sites across the world.

Professor Penny Jane Burke

News • 15 Apr 2019

Research team to develop an International Literature Review on Equity in Higher Education

A research team from University of Newcastle and University of Melbourne have been awarded a grant from the Australian Department of Education and Training, under the HEPPP National Priority Pool scheme, to develop an International Literature Review on Equity in Higher Education. This work will be a significant asset for the Australian field of Equity in Higher Education.

Library Night Rations

News • 22 Mar 2019

Library Night Rations

Need a tea or coffee to get you through a late night study session?

News • 17 Jan 2019

Complimentary legal service will hit the beach this summer

A unique drop-in service is set to hit the beach this month, giving community members an opportunity to seek free legal advice on any matter from traffic fines to employment discrimination.

News • 29 Nov 2018

2019 Watt Space Internships

We are pleased to announce that there will be a new round of internships available in 2019!

News • 27 Nov 2018

Prestigious recognition for local historian

Recognised for her outstanding contribution to the humanities in Australia, Professor Lyndall Ryan has been elected to the Australian Academy of Humanities, which is the highest honour of achievement in this field.

News • 7 Nov 2018

Festival X | Fine Art Grad Show at Watt Space

The School of Creative Industries' Festival X begins Wednesday 7 November. FESTIVAL X | FINE ART GRAD SHOW opens Thursday 8 November as part of the Festival calendar.

News • 10 Oct 2018

Vice Chancellor's Portrait

Stunning new acquisition to the University Art Collection is a fitting send off to former Vice-Chancellor Caroline McMillen.

News • 12 Sep 2018

Floor Talk at the University Gallery - Dr Kate Ariotti

6PM Tuesday 18 September Floor Talk - Dr. Kate Ariotti: ANZAC POWS AND ARMENIAN GENOCIDE