The University of Newcastle Australia

Students studying at The University of Newcastle Australia


At the University of Newcastle, our vision is to stand as a global leader distinguished by our commitment to equity and excellence, and to creating a better future for our regions through innovation and impact.

For over 50 years, we have delivered education to talented students from diverse backgrounds, developed professional leaders of the future and harnessed the capacity of world-class research to pursue solutions to the world’s great challenges.

Our reputation for delivering outstanding education and research is recognised nationally and internationally. We are currently ranked number 197 in the QS world rankings of universities, are consistently ranked within Australia’s top 10 Universities, and we have 15 subjects recognised in the world’s top 200 subjects.

Our vibrant learning community offers students and researchers a world-class academic experience and a dynamic professional, cultural and social learning environment. We have a sector-leading reputation for supporting students from diverse backgrounds to access higher education and achieve great outcomes.

With over 35,000 students from 115 countries, and more than 142,000 alumni residing in 145 countries, our outlook is truly global. Our degrees focus on real-world experience, strong connections to industry, entrepreneurial opportunities and interactive teaching and learning.

We are proud to reside on the beautiful coast of New South Wales with campuses in Newcastle, the Central Coast, Port Macquarie and Sydney, as well as a rapidly a growing presence in Singapore.