Global partnerships

The University continues to work with international partners to drive our research success and advance our global reputation.


Fulbright Programs

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission is a non-profit organisation sponsored by the United States (US) and Australian governments. It has a rich history of supporting educational excellence and forging new ground in the area of partnerships and scholarships. Read more >

International Research Visiting Fellowship

International Research Visiting Fellowships

Through the International Research Visiting Fellowship scheme, UON Early Career Researchers are invited to apply for funding to support the short-term visit of an international research scholar of high professional standing and profile to undertake intensive collaborative engagement with local researchers. Read more >

Global Consortium of Entrepreneur Centres

Global Consortium of Entrepreneur Centres

As a member of the Leadership Circle of the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centres (GCEC), UON is one of 31 universities world-wide who provide strategic guidance to the GCEC and represent the best in entrepreneurship education. The GCEC network is comprised of more than 200 university-based entrepreneurship centres across the world that connect academic and business communities to advance excellence in the innovation field. Read more >

University Industry Innovation Network

University Industry Innovation Network

The University Industry Innovation Network (UIIN) is passionate about advancing university-industry interaction, entrepreneurial universities and collaborative innovation. As members of the UIIN, our academics, researchers and professionals can tap into this network and thereby help drive UON’s commitment to innovation. Read more >

Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme

Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme

The Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme is a combined initiative between Universities Australia (UA) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's national agency for the support of international academic cooperation. Read more >

Africa Australia University Network

Australia Africa University Network

The University of Newcastle (UON) is a proud member of the Australia Africa Universities Network (AAUN), a group of leading universities in Australia and Africa that aim to address challenges facing both continents. We’re currently working together to creatively and innovatively find new solutions to long-standing issues. Read more >

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.