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University of Newcastle

University of Newcastle

We are delighted to know that you are interested in studying with us at the University of Newcastle, Australia. We are a university that is ranked as one of the top 200 in the world1 . Our mission is to make a difference by providing you with a world-class education.

Top reasons to study here

  • Study at a top 200 university in the world
  • Build your professional networks and connect with our industry partners
  • Gain additional post-study work opportunities in Australia

About

Education

Choosing to study at the University of Newcastle can give you a competitive advantage for your future career. Here are some of the top reasons to study with us.

Research

At the University of Newcastle, these scenarios are more than just wishful thinking. We are turning these ideas, and many others, into reality. We know that a better tomorrow lies in our ability to find new solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges. That is why our world-class researchers drive discoveries and innovations that challenge conventional thinking, break new ground, and change lives. Together with our industry and community partners, we are making a difference in our communities and around the world. 

Career

With Career Services, you can access advice to help make decisions about your future career, as well as develop your job search skills through workshops, practise interview sessions and update your resume. You can also learn the valuable skill of how to pitch to employers about your abilities in less than a minute. Our Career Connect program will link you with learning opportunities and experiences outside the classroom, giving you the tools to prepare for your transition into the workforce and the confidence to connect with future employers.

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2023
192 5
2022
197
2021
197
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2023
201 50
2022
251
2021
251
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2023
231 -1
2022
230 22
2021
252
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2022
301
2021
301
2020
301
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.

Services

Student services

Student Central can provide you with information about your enrolment, academic progress, visa rights and responsibilities. Download the MyUni app for the latest information about university life. Our specialised team of Learning Advisors offer hints and tips, workshops and resources to help students learn more effectively, including English language support. 

Library services

Our libraries are designed to be spaces where you can learn, research, explore and create. Our libraries at Newcastle Callaghan and Central Coast campuses have spaces open 24 hours every day. In Sydney our library is open until 10pm on weekdays. We also have a library located at our Newcastle City campus, to support student needs. 

Medical services

A medical centre is located at both Newcastle and Central Coast campuses. In addition to this, the Callaghan campus has a pharmacy (for fast prescriptions, travel medicine and general supplies), a physiotherapy clinic, and a pathology service for blood tests.

Student Life

Campus life

The University of Newcastle offers safe, friendly and secure campuses with a range of innovative facilities for you to make the most of your study experience in Australia. You will learn from world-class educators and interact with local and international students and experience the Australian culture and way of life. 

Student clubs

With more than 100 clubs, societies and social groups, there is plenty to do on and off campus. Challenge yourself, or just have fun, with a range of clubs below: • Academic and degree-based clubs • Charity and philanthropy clubs • Cultural clubs – from countries and regions around the world that are open for all to join • Fun, social and special interest clubs • Political and social justice clubs • Spiritual, philosophical and faith clubs • Sporting and exercise clubs – more than 25 sports to get involved with at The Forum

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

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