Why Newcastle?

At the University of Newcastle, we are excited by new thinking, new ideas, and new approaches to face the challenges of tomorrow. We are driven by being different.

Real-world experiences

We realise it is important to test out your learning with real-world practical experience. All of our degrees include some element of practical experience.

Entrepreneurial opportunities

Innovation can’t happen without ideas people. Many of our degrees allow you to bring your big ideas into reality.

Experiences across the globe

We know that global is increasingly becoming local. Our students are prepared as global citizens with lots of opportunities for international exchanges and placements, plus internationally recognised qualifications.

Ways of teaching

Giving you interactive learning experiences that allow you to be at the centre of your education.

Pathways to university

We have lots of opportunities for people from all backgrounds to start their university journey.


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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.