Study abroad and exchange

Take 1

Take 1

New Virtual Program

Take 1 is a virtual packaged program that allows you to take 1 online course and experience cultural activities from the comfort of your own home.

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Are you looking for an authentic Australian adventure? Experience Newcastle. One of the most livable cities in the world with a spectacular coastline, surf beaches, excellent cafes and restaurants, bars and pubs, boutique shopping and a diverse arts scene.

Choose from hundreds of courses over three programs - Study Abroad, Exchange and Take 1, our online single course offering.

The Study Abroad and Exchange program is for students to study with us for 1 or 2 semesters taking 3 or 4 courses each semester. Students from a partner university can apply for the exchange program, please speak to your home university about being nominated. For students from non-partners, you are welcome to apply for our study abroad program. Check out the links below for all the information.

Study abroad guide

Studying abroad at the University of Newcastle gives you the chance to open up your world, expand your academic horizons and connect with people from around the globe.

View the 2021 guide to learn more

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If you are a current student at the University of Newcastle looking for information about an overseas experience – be it a semester exchange, a short course or even an internship – head to Study overseas.

International student experience


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.