The University of Newcastle announced the launch of the University of Newcastle overseas learning centre in partnership with Northeastern University at Qinghuangdao (NEUQ) and Minnan Normal University (MNNU). Students who remain in China due to COVID-19 are welcome to study at the learning centre.

Students are welcome to register their interest in attending the OLC for 2022 Trimester 1 and Semester 1. Please stay tuned with the University WeChat account (ID: UON_Australia) for important updates and arrangements.

Facilities and support

  • Study in a dedicated University of Newcastle space with other students
  • Learning facilitator is provided on site
  • IT support to ensure smooth online studies
  • Access to NEUQ’s library, dining halls, and sports and leisure facilities
  • Stay connected with the student community through regular social activities


Students are responsible for paying the standard tuition fees to the University. Students are responsible for their own living expenses, accommodation, travel costs, medical expenses, and insurance. Please register with the University WeChat account (ID: UON_Australia) for important updates.

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About Northeastern University at Qinghuangdao 东北大学秦皇岛分校

Northeastern University (NEU) was founded in 1923 and is a national key university under direct supervision by the Ministry of Education. NEU was included in the first batch of the national "211 Project" and "985 Project" initiatives and is a "Double First-Class university" in China. Located in Shenyang City, Liaoning Province, the university has another campus in Qinhuangdao City, Hebei Province.

Northeastern University at Qinhuangdao (NEUQ) is a full-time general higher education institution officially approved by the Ministry of Education with programs encompassing undergraduates, postgraduates, and doctoral students. NEUQ embraces an international education philosophy, welcomes international students and works closely with a number of world-class universities.

Address: 143 Taishan Road, Qinhuangdao Economic and Technological Development Zone, Qinghuangdao, Hebei Province.


About Minnan Normal University 闽南师范大学

Minnan Normal University (MNNU) is one of the leading universities in Fujian Province. It located in Zhangzhou City, one hour driving from Xiamen city. It is famous for its history and culture. The university currently consists of 18 schools and departments on two campus, 65 undergraduate programs, 40 masters level programs, and 4 doctorate programs. There are a total of 1239 full-time teachers and more than 20,000 full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students. MNNU promotes international exchange and cooperation. At present, it has established cooperative relations with universities in Europe, America, Australasia, and Southeast Asia.

The overseas learning center will be placed on Yuanshan campus, which is 10 km away from city center and Beijiangbing campus. Free shuttle bus between two campuses is offered every day.


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