University of Newcastle, also known as UoN and Newcastle University, is a public research university located in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.It came into existence in 1951 as a College of the University of New South Wales. After gaining the university status, the University of Newcastle was established in 1965 under the University of Newcastle Act 1964.
UoN is a member of the Universities Australia and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.It has been ranked in the top 250 in the QS World University Rankings and Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
Faculty, Departments & Schools
The university has five faculties, several departments and 15 schools.
Faculty - Business and Law; Education and Arts; Engineering and Built Environment; Health and Medicine; and Science
Departments -Architecture, Behavioral Science, Sociology, Physics, Metallurgy, Medicine, Law, Human Physiology, History, Geography, Education, Economics, Classics, Commerce, Drama, Fine Art, English and others
Schools -Business, Law, Creative Industries, Health Sciences, Nursing and Midwifery, Environmental and Life Sciences, Psychology, Medicine and Public Health, Engineering, Education and others
Biomedical Science, Communication, Creative Industries, Teaching, Social Science, Podiatry, Oral Health Therapy, Industrial Design, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Development Studies, Architecture, Commerce, Laws and others
Applied Finance, Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, Educational Studies, Professional Engineering, Family Studies, Medical Statistics, Property, Public Health, Special Education, Teaching, Traumatology, Nursing, Marketing and others
Aboriginal Studies, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Theology, Classics, Computer Science, Drama, Education, Fine Art, Environmental Science, Linguistics, Marine Science, Medicine, Nursing and others
The University of Newcastle aims to provide the powerful and vibrant research culture. It has built a global reputation for its top-notch research and innovation. The students, faculty and external researchers work closely with the partners to find the solutions to the real-world problems. It has excellence in several areas such as creative arts, education, health and medical, business and law, science and engineering etc.
The global partnerships playthe main role in achieving the success and in enhancing the global reputation.
To study at UoN for the undergraduate degree, applicants need to apply online through Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). For the postgraduate degree, applicants have to make online application with all supporting documents. Just click the given links to know everything about the admission procedures and application requirements at the Newcastle University.
It has six campuses.
It offers libraries, chaplaincy, health services, restaurants, coffee shops, bars, retail outlets, sporting facilities, shuttle bus service, bike hubs, on-campus and off-campus accommodation, and much more.
More than 150 clubs and societies at the Newcastle University provide the great opportunities to make new friends and enjoy your interests apart from the course. The sports and fitness facilities include indoor heated pool, climbing wall, gym, aerobic studio, indoor courts, aquatic centre and others.
The range of financial aid helps in reducing the burden of paying your educational and living costs. Many scholarships are awarded to both domestic and international students on the basis of academic performance, sports achievements and others. The various financial support programs include higher education loan, internships, vacation work, student loans, hardship grants, allowances etc.
Why to join?
The students get a chance to learn from award-winning faculty who provides networks, opportunities and experiences to the students that cannot be received anywhere else. The cutting-edge facilities, supportand services prepare students for the real world.