Why study undergraduate creative industries and communication

Explore a dynamic career in communication and creative fields. Tailor your degree to your passions and collaborate with industry leaders on real projects.

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Degree requirements

Each University of Newcastle degree has a set of entry requirements that you must meet before you can enrol. This includes both academic requirements and skills in English. The entry requirements for each the University of Newcastle degree may be found on each degree information page.

English requirements

You must comply with the level of English proficiency for the program you are applying for. The English proficiency for each degree may be found on each individual degree page.

It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date. Late applications may be considered for next available intake.

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At the University of Newcastle, we are proud to offer students affordable tuition fees alongside competitive scholarships to support your studies. Scholarships are valued up to AU$48,000 depending on your length of study, chosen degree and citizenship.

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International Scholarships

We offer a range of scholarships to award high-performing international students with a strong academic background.

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Student story

“We have many chances to meet senior designers, or team leaders in local creative industries. As an international student, connecting with local industries is a good chance for us to seek more opportunities for future careers."
Cecilia Lu, China, Bachelor of Visual Communication Design

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