University of Newcastle

Now more than ever, the world needs new. New thinking and new ideas will deliver the new approaches required to address the world's great challenges. At the University of Newcastle, Australia, we empower our students to bring new to the world.

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University of Newcastle

Now more than ever, the world needs new. New thinking and new ideas will deliver the new approaches required to address the world's great challenges. At the University of Newcastle, Australia, we empower our students to bring new to the world.

University of Newcastle Undergraduate Ratings And Rankings

The ratings for University of Newcastle are published in The Good Universities Guide 2019 edition. 5 STARS are awarded for results that fall amongst the top 20% of results in the country.

Student Retention
Student Retention

6%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for student retention fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Student Retention

This rating shows what proportion of students were retained at a higher rate than the national average. For many universities, less than one percent of the student cohort is retained at a higher rate than the national average.

Social Equity
Social Equity

27%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for social equity fell within the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Social Equity

The proportion of domestic students enrolling at each university who come from low socioeconomic or disadvantaged backgrounds.

Student Demand
Student Demand

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for student demand fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Student Demand

Shows where high-achieving domestic students choose to study by comparing the proportion of commencing students with high ATAR scores at each university.

Student teacher ratio
Student teacher ratio

22:1

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for student teacher ratio fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Student teacher ratio

The number of students per teaching staff member.

Staff Qualification
Staff Qualification

80%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for staff qualification fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Staff Qualification

This rating looks at the proportion of staff who hold a Ph.D, Doctorate by research or Doctorate by coursework.

Starting Salary
Starting Salary

$58,800

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for starting salary fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Starting Salary

The median salary of graduates from different universities.

Getting a job
Getting a job

70.7%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for getting a job fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Getting a job

The proportion of graduates who were employed full-time four months after completing their course.

Overall experience
Overall experience

80.5%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for overall experience fell within the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Overall experience

This rating looks at the proportion of students who were satisfied with the overall quality of their educational experience.

Skills development
Skills development

80.9%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for skills development fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Skills development

The proportion of students who were satisfied with the skill development they experienced through their studies.

Student support
Student support

74.5%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for student support fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Student support

The proportion of students who were satisfied with the support they received from their institution.

Teaching quality
Teaching quality

81.8%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for teaching quality fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Teaching quality

The proportion of students who were satisfied with the quality of teaching they experienced.

Learning resources
Learning resources

86.8%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for learning resources fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Learning resources

The proportion of students who were satisfied with the learning resources provided by their institution.

Learner engagement
Learner engagement

58.2%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for learner engagement fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

Learner engagement

The proportion of students who felt they were engaged with learning at their institution.

First generation
First generation

25%

University of Newcastle's undergraduate course rating for first generation fell outside the top 20% of all Australian universities.

First generation

The proportion of domestic students commencing a bachelor degree whose parents’ education is known and did not exceed Year 12.