University of Newcastle

University of Newcastle

At the University of Newcastle, there’s a place for you. We’re committed to inclusivity, diversity and ensuring every student feels valued, supported and empowered in their educational journey. As a top 175 university in the world, the University of Newcastle is a global hub for innovation and experiential learning, and we’ve been inspiring students from across the world for more than half a century.

We take education outside the classroom and beyond the textbooks. Our strong partnerships with local and global organisations ensure that everything you study is shaped by the real world. Whether you study at our Newcastle (Callaghan), Newcastle City, or Central Coast (Ourimbah and Gosford) campus, access to internships, work experience and industry connections are embedded in all our degrees — ensuring you are confident and ready to make an impact in your chosen field on graduation.

When it comes to lifestyle, you can’t go wrong. Think stunning beaches, public art, a buzzing music scene, chilled-out cafes, eclectic markets, micro-breweries, and small bars. The people are friendly, and the coffee culture is taken seriously.

For those keen on travel, our international exchange programs offer you a chance to study around the world, building connections, discovering new cultures and broadening horizons. With over 100 partner universities globally, the world truly is your oyster.

If you’re not quite sure whether attending university is possible for you – we hear you. Helping people access higher education is in our DNA. We’re proud to be the largest provider of alternative pathway programs in Australia. So, if you are seeking a fresh start or career change, or faced challenges in your educational journey, get in touch with us.

We also offer hundreds of scholarships to support our students, ensuring that financial constraints don’t stand in the way of potential. Whether it’s based on academic merit, community involvement or personal circumstances, we have a range of scholarships to support your journey.

So come join us. Bring your ideas, your aspirations and your passion. There's a place for you at the University of Newcastle.

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Student Central, The University of Newcastle,
Callaghan NSW 2308

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