University of New England UNE

UNE offers you an education that’s truly world class. State-of-the-art teaching and research facilities, sporting amenities and modern residences mean that you have at your disposal everything that you need.

Study online — a university that partners with you

For over 60 years, UNE has been delivering flexible education to adults throughout Australia and the world. UNE has a well-earned reputation as one of Australia’s great teaching, training and research universities. Our focus is on your future, providing you with a personal and flexible approach to learning.

While UNE has a long history and strong tradition, our outlook is innovative and fresh. We’re at the forefront of online education, with over 20,000 students completing some or all of their studies online. UNE offers a diverse range of online courses, with the flexibility to begin studying in one of three teaching periods (trimesters).

Your education is more achievable than ever

At UNE we work with you to help you achieve your goals by providing a flexible and open learning environment that fits with your lifestyle. Choose to study either full time, part time, on campus or online — when you want and how you want. No matter where you are, you’ll have access to state-of-the-art teaching and facilities to help you with your study.

UNE provides a number of alternative entry pathways to university, including UNE’s Pathways Enabling Course . The Pathways Enabling Course is a free online course designed to help you gain the skills and knowledge for university study, and receive credit towards your degree.

Living and learning on campus

UNE remains one of the few universities to provide the complete on-campus experience, combining affordability, student support and community as well as the most extensive sporting facilities of any regional university in Australia. It's the way the university experience was meant to be.

Whether you want to immerse yourself in the college lifestyle throughout your degree, or for a short stay as part of your online study program, UNE has a range of stress-free and affordable accommodation solutions to suit your needs. As a resident, you will be conveniently located in the heart of UNE, close to classes, libraries, cafés and shops, SportUNE, and only minutes from the Armidale CBD. You will also have access to a diverse network and community, with plenty of academic and social support at your fingertips.

Many students studying on campus come via the UNE Early Entry program and can take advantage of a wide range of scholarship opportunities. Applications are submitted in September each year.

College accommodation

UNE’s residential accommodation currently consists of eight colleges and a village of self-contained units. Accommodation ranges from the more traditional college with meals included and shared bathroom facilities, to the more independent, self-contained flats at Wright Village and UNE’s new Wright College , which provides modern studio apartments complete with your own kitchen and bathroom facilities.

No matter where you are and what you want to study, UNE is here to help you achieve your dreams.

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Armidale Handel Street ARMIDALE NSW 2351

2017 University of New England UNE Scholarships

The scholarships listed below have been sourced from University of New England UNE for 2017.
Please select one of the drop down options to see the available scholarships.

Description Started in 2014, the Graduate Legacy Scholarship program aims to create stronger collegiality between graduating cohorts; while creating a positive resource for future generations of UNE students. Graduating students in each year will be invited to participate in the program by making a donation to the fund. The recipient/s will be enrolled full-time or part-time, on-campus or off-campus studies in either an undergraduate or postgraduate program at the University of New England in the year following application. School Leavers, Non School Leavers and Current students can apply for this scholarship.
Eligibility Applicants must: be undertaking full-time or part-time undergraduate studies.
Annual amount $1,500
Application closing date 31 January
Support types Scholarship,
Level of study Undergraduate,
Gender Co-Ed
Frequency of offer Annual
Length of support 1 years
Field of study
  • Accounting
  • Agriculture & Natural Resources
  • Architecture
  • Psychology
  • Built Environment
  • Business & Management
  • Communications
  • Computing & Information Technology
  • Creative Arts
  • Dental Studies
  • Economics
  • Education & Training
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Food & Hospitality
  • General Education & Employment Skills
  • Health Services & Support
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Language & Literature
  • Law
  • Legal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Personal Services
  • Pharmacy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sport, Leisure & Recreation
  • Surveying
  • Tourism
  • Veterinary Studies & Animal Care
  • Welfare & Community Services
  • ELICOS course

2018 University of New England Ratings and Rankings

These ratings for University of New England were published in The Good Universities Guide 2018. Data is sourced from graduates four months post-graduation and other public sources.

Top 20% in AUS

Outside top 20% in AUS

Hover over our tooltip to see the Highest and Lowest percentage score universities in Australia have achieved for your rating type.

Rating Types University Ratings Field of Study Ratings
Social Equity 23.00%
Staff Qualification 82.00%
Student Demand
L: 5% M: 85% H: 10%
Student Retention Less than 1%
Student:Teacher Ratio 25:1
Learner Engagement 66.50%
Learning Resources 87.60%
Overall Experience 83.30%
Skills Development 78.40%
Student Support 80.20%
Teaching Quality 84.50%
Full-Time Employment 77.30%
Starting Salary $60,000

University of New England UNE 2017 Open Day Dates

See below a list of open days that are being hosted by University of New England UNE.

Please use the contact form on this page to receive further information about the day you're interested in.

Handel Street
2351 NSW


Open day

2018-05-11 00:00:00 2018-05-11 00:00:00 Australia/Melbourne University of New England UNE open day Reminder for University of New England UNE open day. For more information visit Handel Street ARMIDALE 2351 NSW
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