The University of Newcastle is of and for the region. It has delivered superior education and world-class research since 1965. The University of Newcastle works with community and industry to support the growth and enhancement of its students. These partnerships promote collaboration that delivers innovation and impact, helps support the economic, social and cultural transformation of strong regional communities, and allows our students to engage in practical, work-integrated learning to gain valuable hands-on experience.

College of Health, Medicine and Wellbeing
• Ranked 132 in the world for Medicine
• Ranked 26 in the world for Nursing
• Over 100 Indigenous doctors have graduated
College of Engineering, Science and Environment
• Ranked 1 in Australia for educational experience
• 20 Science disciplines rated at ‘well above world standard’
• $200 Million investment in the future of STEMM
• Strong Medical Engineering Degree course

• Four priority research areas:
– Better, healthier living
– Connected communities
– Next generation resources
– Growing industries
• Top 30 in the world for impact
• 95% of research is ‘at’ or ‘above world standard’
• Top 9 in Australia for research income (HERDC)
• No. 1 university in Australia for industry collaboration
• 450+ research and development partners