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The University of Newcastle, Australia (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, the University of Newcastle will open up an incredible future for you.

For the last 50 years, we have specialised in delivering world-class education to talented students, just like you, from all walks of life. We offer a range of pathways for students from diverse backgrounds into university, and equity and social justice is at the heart of all that we do. We welcome students from all over the world to join us – we currently have 35,000 students representing 132 countries. 

At the University, you’ll also have the opportunity to benefit from world-class research and innovation that creates new thinking, new ideas and new breakthroughs, not just in Australia, but around the world. Connecting your degree with research that delivers real impact is a part of the University of Newcastle experience, and we’re proud that our researchers rank among the world’s best.

Our programs

Our degree programs within business and law, education and arts, engineering and built environment, health and medicine, and science and information technology are internationally recognised. We have 13 subjects in the the world’s top 200 as recognised by the QS World University Rankings by Subject in 2017. Our partnerships and collaborations with industry drive innovation and make our graduates career ready.

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