The University of Newcastle, Australia

Study an undergraduate degree At Newcastle

Whether you’re fresh out of school and ready for what’s next, or further down the road and looking to change course – choose from over 100 undergraduate degrees and take the first step towards an exciting future.

Top 10 ? University in Australia
89% ? of our graduates find employment within four months of graduating - above the Australian university average
5-star ? maximum rating for student retention and social equity
Over 23,000 ? Work Integrated Learning experiences delivered each year at the University of Newcastle

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The University of Newcastle offers a wide range of study areas so you can pursue your passion. Choose a degree that excites and motivates you, or combine two and create a path of your own.

Why study at Newcastle?

Student lifestyle

More than 142,000 University of Newcastle students have called Newcastle their home over the course of our 54-year history. Newcastle has a lot to offer from some of the best beaches in the world to a thriving arts scene.

Learn more about the Newcastle lifestyle

Experiences across the globe

Whether it is overseas learning, study tours or international work placements there are options for UON students across every area of study.

Check out the video highlights from our students above.

Learn more about International study opportunities

Scholarships

We have over 100 scholarships available which support around 1000 new students at the University of Newcastle per year.

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Video: Current student Grace has some helpful tips on applying for an undergraduate course through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

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Upcoming events

NeW Space

Event • 13 Nov 2019 at 5:00pm

Law Insight Evening

Are you considering a career in Law?The Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Newcastle invites senior secondary students, teachers and parents to attend an information evening to…

NeWSpace

Event • 19 Nov 2019 at 5:00pm

Business, Commerce & Innovation Insight Evening

Are you considering a career in Business, Commerce or Innovation?The Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Newcastle invites senior secondary students, teachers and parents to attend an…

Coastal and Marine Science

Event • 19 Nov 2019 at 5:00pm

Bachelor of Coastal and Marine Science Program Launch Newcastle

Is the ocean and coast part of your lifestyle? Are you wanting to learn about our diverse coastal and marine environments?The Faculty of Science at the University of Newcastle invites…

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Upcoming dates

Nov 15th Campus Walking Tour

Walking tours are for individuals, families and parties of up to 10 people. School groups please book a Year 10 campus tour.

Nov 18th Summer Term 1 - Commences

Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval

Nov 22nd Trimester 3 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 28th Central Coast Schools Visit Day
Nov 28th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 28th - December 6th

Nov 28th Central Coast Schools Visit Day
Nov 29th Campus Walking Tour

Walking tours are for individuals, families and parties of up to 10 people. School groups please book a Year 10 campus tour.

Dec 6th Campus Walking Tour

Walking tours are for individuals, families and parties of up to 10 people. School groups please book a Year 10 campus tour.

Dec 6th Singapore Semester 2 - Results released (fully graded date)
Dec 8th Singapore Trimester 3 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grade). FF grades after this date.

Dec 9th Singapore Trimester 3 - Examinations
Dec 13th Campus Walking Tour

Walking tours are for individuals, families and parties of up to 10 people. School groups please book a Year 10 campus tour.

Dec 14th Info Sessions
Dec 16th Callaghan Graduation

December 16th - December 18th

Dec 19th Singapore Trimester 3 - Concludes
Dec 22nd Summer Term 1 - Recess

December 22nd - January 6th

Jan 6th Summer Term 1 - Resumes
Jan 6th Summer Term 1 - Census date

Last day to add a course through myHub without approval

Jan 6th Singapore Trimester 1 - Commences
Jan 10th Singapore Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully Graded Results

Jan 13th Summer Term 2 - Commences

Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval

Jan 15th Singapore Trimester 3 - Rescheduled Examinations

January 15th - January 21st

Special exam period

Jan 17th Singapore Trimester 1 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval.

Jan 24th Summer Term 2 - Census date

Last day to add a course through myHub without approval

Jan 27th Trimester 1 - Commences
Jan 31st Singapore Trimester 1 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Feb 7th Trimester 1 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Feb 10th Summer Term 2 - Examinations

February 10th - February 20th

Feb 10th Summer Term 1 - Examinations

February 10th - February 20th

Feb 17th Singapore Trimester 1 - Mid term break

February 17th - February 23rd

Feb 21st Summer Term 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

Feb 21st Trimester 1 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Feb 21st Summer Term 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Feb 24th Semester 1 - Commences
Mar 6th Semester 1 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Mar 20th Semester 1 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Apr 10th Good Friday
Apr 11th Easter Saturday
Apr 12th Singapore Trimester 1 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grade). FF grades after this date.

Apr 12th Easter Sunday
Apr 13th Semester 1 - Recess

April 13th - April 27th

Includes ANZAC holiday.

Apr 13th Singapore Trimester 1 - Examinations

April 13th - April 23rd

Apr 13th Easter Monday
Apr 17th Trimester 1 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Apr 20th Trimester 1 - Examinations

April 20th - April 24th

Apr 23rd Singapore Trimester 1 - Concludes
Apr 25th ANZAC Day Public Holiday
Apr 27th Semester 1 - Resumes
May 1st Labour Day Public Holiday, SIngapore

Singapore public holiday

May 4th Singapore Trimester 2 - Commences
May 7th Singapore Trimester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

May 8th Trimester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

May 11th Trimester 2 - Commences
May 11th Singapore Trimester 1 - Rescheduled examinations

May 11th - May 15th

Special exam period

May 15th Singapore Trimester 2 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval.

May 22nd Trimester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
May 29th Singapore Trimester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Jun 5th Trimester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Jun 5th Semester 1 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Jun 8th Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
Jun 9th Semester 1 - Examinations

June 9th - June 19th

Jun 15th Singapore Trimester 2 - Mid term break

June 15th - June 21st

Jun 15th Winter Term - Commences

Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval

Jun 26th Winter Term - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty

Jul 3rd Semester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

Jul 10th Winter Term - Census date

Last day to withdraw without academic penalty.

Jul 13th Winter Term - Examinations

July 13th - July 16th

Jul 17th Winter Term - Results released

Fully graded date

Jul 20th Semester 2 - Commences
Jul 31st Semester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Jul 31st Trimester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Aug 3rd Trimester 2 - Examinations

August 3rd - August 7th

Aug 9th Singapore Trimester 2 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grades). FF grades after this date.

Aug 14th Semester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Aug 21st Singapore Trimester 2 - Concludes
Aug 21st Trimester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Aug 24th Trimester 3 - Commences
Aug 31st Singapore Trimester 3 - Commences
Sep 3rd Singapore Trimester 2 - Results released (Fully Graded Date)
Sep 4th Trimester 3 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Sep 7th Singapore Trimester 2 - Rescheduled examinations

September 7th - September 11th

Special exam period

Sep 11th Singapore Trimester 3 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval

Sep 18th Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 25th Singapore Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 28th Semester 2 - Recess

September 28th - October 12th

Oct 12th Singapore Trimester 3 - Mid term break

October 12th - October 18th

Oct 12th Semester 2 - Resumes
Oct 30th Semester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 2nd Semester 2 - Examinations

November 2nd - November 14th

Nov 13th Trimester 3 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 16th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 16th - November 20th

Nov 27th Semester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 2nd Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 6th Singapore Trimester 3 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grade). FF grades after this date.

Dec 7th Singapore Trimester 3 - Examinations

December 7th - December 17th

Dec 17th Singapore Trimester 3 - Concludes
Jan 8th Singapore Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully Graded Results

Jan 13th Singapore Trimester 3 - Rescheduled Examinations

January 13th - January 19th

Special exam period

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