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We are focused on providing high-quality education that prepares you for your future career. The University's world-class research and strong national and international partnerships drive innovation that challenges conventional thinking, breaks new ground and changes lives.

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12 subjects ranked in the top 200 in the world
Ranked 192 ? in the world
93.3% ? of our postgraduate graduates find employment within four months of graduating
Top 5 ? in the world for Partnering for a Sustainable Future

 Coronavirus (COVID-19) - University of Newcastle advice

At the University of Newcastle, students are at the heart of all that we do.

In the face of the coronavirus and the related travel restrictions, our priority is making sure all of our students – those who are already on campus and those who are unable to travel – are given all the support they need.

For the most up-to-date information, visit our dedicated website.



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We are one of the more affordable study options in Australia. We offer a range of scholarships up to AUD$60,000 depending on your degree and duration of study. This will help reduce your cost of tuition and other study-related expenses.

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Why study in Newcastle?

We want to help you make the most of your study experience in Australia. You will learn from world-class teaching staff at innovative facilities. You will be able to interact with local and international students. You will get to experience Australian culture and way of life.

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We offer a range of student services, programs and workshops to help you succeed. You can build your resume, improve your English skills, engage in practical experiences and more. See how our students boost their career opportunities while studying with us.

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Upcoming dates

Aug 27th Newcastle Open Day
Sep 19th Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS) Applications close for 2022
Sep 19th Semester 2 - Course Experience Survey

Dates may be altered for some courses

Sep 26th Semester 2 - Recess
Sep 30th Early Bird UAC Applications Close
Oct 17th Stress Less program
Oct 24th Trimester 3 - Course Experience Survey

Dates may be altered for some courses

Oct 28th Semester 2 - Concludes
Oct 31st Semester 2 - Examinations
Nov 3rd SRS: Course preference deadline for first SRS offers
Nov 11th SRS: First offers released
Nov 11th UAC: Nov Round 1 offers released
Nov 19th Singapore graduation ceremony
Nov 21st Summer 1 - Commences
Nov 25th Semester 2 - Fully Graded Date
Dec 12th Semester 2 - Rescheduled Examinations
Dec 12th Callaghan graduation ceremonies

December 12th - December 14th

Dec 15th NSW and ACT ATARs released
Dec 16th UAC: Change preferences for Dec Round 2 offers
Dec 16th Celebration Ball
Dec 22nd UAC: Dec Round 2 offers released

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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.