The University of Newcastle, Australia

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New is filled with opportunities—in every field, in any direction. The University of Newcastle offers a wide range of study areas to pursue your passion. Explore them and discover what excites you most. And if you can’t decide on just one, you may have the option to combine degrees and end up with two qualifications. Where will new take you?

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Study an undergraduate degree at UON

Your journey to new starts here. The challenges of tomorrow will require diverse perspectives and novel ideas, and an undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle is your chance to gain insights that will launch your thinking. Whether you’re fresh out of school and ready for what’s next, or further down the road and looking to change course, UON will open up an incredible future for you.

Study a postgraduate degree at UON

The possibilities of new are unlimited. For those seeking to expand their career options - and follow a path with the potential to make a global impact - the University of Newcastle offers over 450 courses and 70 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters degree programs. Flexible programs designed around you, and by you, also provide the option to translate your real-world experience into course credit. Serving students from over 100 countries, our curriculum reflects a global perspective that prepares you to solve the world’s most complex challenges. All while studying at an institution recognised in the top 1% of universities in the world.

Higher Degrees in Research at UON

Take new to the next level and scale your impact. A PhD or Research Masters degree at the University of Newcastle will connect you with the top tier of researchers, opening up incredible opportunities to advance your career, pursue breakthrough discoveries and solve the world’s most formidable problems.

International students at UON

New creates opportunities that reach far beyond borders. We’re proud to say that of the University of Newcastle’s 35,000 enrolled students, 6000 come from over 120 countries outside Australia—supported by programs to help the transition. You can have an exchange of global views and experiences right on one of our campuses, as well as study, collaborate and build your network in other parts of the world.

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Upcoming dates

  • 26 Oct October round 2 - Offers released
  • 30 Oct November round 1 - Application deadline
  • 03 Nov Walking campus tour
  • 06 Nov November round 2 - Application deadline
  • 12 Nov November round 1 - Preferences deadline
  • 12 Nov Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS) preferences deadline
  • 13 Nov December round 1 - Application deadline
  • 16 Nov November round 1 - Offers released
  • 16 Nov Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS) offers released
  • 19 Nov November round 2 - Preferences deadline
  • 20 Nov December round 2 - Application deadline
  • 23 Nov November round 2 - Offers released
  • 23 Nov Central Coast Schools Visit Day and Career Advisers Workshop
  • 01 Dec January round 1 - Application deadline
  • 01 Dec Walking campus tour
  • 03 Dec December round 1 - Preferences deadline
  • 07 Dec December round 1 - Offers released
  • 14 Dec 2017 NSW HSC results released
  • 15 Dec ATARs released by UAC
  • 17 Dec December round 2 - Preferences deadline
  • 21 Dec Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS) conversion of conditional offers
  • 21 Dec December round 2 - Offers released
  • 03 Jan January round 1 - Preferences deadline
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  • 15 Feb Febraury round 2 - Offers released

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Top 1%
universities in the world

QS World University Rankings 2017/18

Top 8
in Australia for research 'well above world standard'

Excellence in Research Australia 2015

Top 200
13 disciplines ranked in the top 200 in the world

QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2017