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We are committed to delivering an exceptional student experience, preparing graduates for life, and serving our regions by taking research that matters to the world and bringing our global expertise home.

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Our 2020-2025 Looking Ahead Strategic Plan.

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Our Values

Equity, Excellence, Engagement and Sustainability underpin everything we do.

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麻豆社madou of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal Nation, Darkinjung Nation, Biripai Nation, Worimi Nation, Wonnarua Nation and Eora Nation. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.

Indigenous collaboration

We are proud of our record in Indigenous higher education, innovation and engagement, which has been driven by relationships with the Indigenous community and through the work of the Wollotuka Institute.

Our research impact

Our research impact

Our world-leading researchers translate new knowledge into innovations that make a real difference.

Collaborate and engage

Collaborate and engage

Whether you are a business, NGO, charity organisation or simply an engaged member of the community, there is an opportunity for you to collaborate and engage with the University.

Our stories

Australian-first network to drive collaboration across digital health research and education

Australian-first network to drive collaboration across digital health research and education

麻豆社madou of Newcastle has been announced an inaugural member of an Australian first, national, cross-university network that will advocate for, and advance digital health, through collaboration and evidence-based research.

Illuminating safety and community spirit

Illuminating safety and community spirit

Professor Jenny May appointed National Rural Health Commissioner

Professor Jenny May appointed National Rural Health Commissioner

University of Newcastle’s Professor Jenny May, AM, has been appointed Australia’s National Rural Health Commissioner.

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University of Newcastle welcomes new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities

University of Newcastle welcomes new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities

麻豆社madou of Newcastle is pleased to announce Kevin McCarthy’s recent appointment as the new Director of Infrastructure and Facilities Services.

Bladder cancer MRI trial taking place in the Hunter

Bladder cancer MRI trial taking place in the Hunter

Clinical researchers from the John Hunter Hospital, Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI) and the University of Newcastle are investigating a way to use Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of bladder cancer.

Scientists unearth stingrays’ heavy lifting role in estuaries

Scientists unearth stingrays’ heavy lifting role in estuaries

A new study led by University of Newcastle PhD student Molly Grew has uncovered the significant role stingrays play in shaping estuaries, revealing threatened stingrays in Brisbane Water may move more than 21,000 tonnes of sand per year.

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