The University of Newcastle, Australia

Undergraduate degrees

Postgraduate degrees

Research degrees



Study an undergraduate degree at UON

Your journey to new starts here. The challenges of tomorrow will require diverse perspectives and novel ideas, and an undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle is your chance to gain insights that will launch your thinking. Whether you’re fresh out of school and ready for what’s next, or further down the road and looking to change course, UON will open up an incredible future for you.

Study a postgraduate degree at UON

The possibilities of new are unlimited. For those seeking to expand their career options - and follow a path with the potential to make a global impact - the University of Newcastle offers over 450 courses and 70 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters degree programs. Flexible programs designed around you, and by you, also provide the option to translate your real-world experience into course credit. Serving students from over 100 countries, our curriculum reflects a global perspective that prepares you to solve the world’s most complex challenges. All while studying at an institution recognised in the top 1% of universities in the world.

Higher Degrees in Research at UON

Take new to the next level and scale your impact. A PhD or Research Masters degree at the University of Newcastle will connect you with the top tier of researchers, opening up incredible opportunities to advance your career, pursue breakthrough discoveries and solve the world’s most formidable problems.

International students at UON

New creates opportunities that reach far beyond borders. We’re proud to say that of the University of Newcastle’s 35,000 enrolled students, 6000 come from over 120 countries outside Australia—supported by programs to help the transition. You can have an exchange of global views and experiences right on one of our campuses, as well as study, collaborate and build your network in other parts of the world.

Find out more

Featured degrees

MBA Sydney Study a Master of Business Administration in Sydney. Find out more.

Upcoming dates

  • 05 Feb Trimester 1 - Commences
  • 16 Feb Trimester 1 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
  • 02 Mar Trimester 1 - Census date
  • 25 Apr ANZAC Day Public Holiday
  • 27 Apr Trimester 1 - Concludes
  • 03 May Trimester 1 - Examinations
  • 21 May Trimester 2 - Commences
  • 01 Jun Trimester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
  • 11 Jun Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
  • 15 Jun Trimester 2 - Census date
  • 10 Aug Trimester 2 - Concludes
  • 16 Aug Trimester 2 - Examinations
  • 03 Sep Trimester 3 - Commences
  • 14 Sep Trimester 3 - Last day to add a course through myHub without academic penalty
  • 28 Sep Trimester 3 - Census date
  • 01 Oct Labour Day Public Holiday
  • 23 Nov Trimester 3 - Concludes
  • 29 Nov Trimester 3 - Examinations

View all key dates

Master of Studies

Create your own degree

The Master of Studies is an opportunity to design a
curriculum that is meaningful to you and your career.

Find out more

Top 1%
universities in the world

QS World University Rankings 2017/18

Top 8
in Australia for research 'well above world standard'

Excellence in Research Australia 2015

Top 200
13 disciplines ranked in the top 200 in the world

QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2017