Starting out

Starting out

The University of Newcastle offers many pathways and entry options to give you the best chance of getting into uni. Some relate to specific degrees, others include our free enabling pathway programs like Open Foundation and Yapug.

Progress your career

Progress your career

Pursue the career you really want with postgraduate study. If you are making a career change or chasing that next promotion, there is a qualification to suit your needs. With coursework degrees, short courses, and FEE-HELP options available, you can shape study around your lifestyle, making now the perfect time to do what’s important to you.

Up to 80% off Graduate Certificates

Up to 80% off Graduate Certificates

15+ eligible degrees. Limited places available.

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Deliver world-class research

Deliver world-class research

A research degree provides a unique opportunity to follow a specific interest, in a particular area of research. We have a strong research presence across our disciplines and approximately 180 research degrees to choose from.

Andrew Overdijk - Master of Special and Inclusive Education, Current Student

The structure of the course provided me with the flexibility I needed to fit in working full time.”

Andrew Overdijk - Master of Special and Inclusive Education, Current Student

Key dates

18 Mar
Semester 1 - Census Date
11 Apr
April 11th - April 25th
Semester 1 - Recess
14 Apr
Trimester 1 - Concludes
14 Apr
Singapore Trimester 1 - Concludes
18 Apr
April 18th - April 28th
Singapore Trimester 1 - Examinations
20 Apr
April 20th - April 27th
Trimester 1 - Examinations
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06 May
Trimester 1 - Fully Graded Date
12 May
Singapore Trimester 1 - Fully Graded Date
03 Jun
Semester 1 - Concludes

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.