The region’s strengths lie in advanced manufacturing, aerospace, defence, tourism and mining. A dynamic start-up sector has also developed in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.
Merewether Beach, Newcastle, NSW. Image courtesy of Tourism Australia.
The University of Newcastle and TAFE NSW
There region is surrounded by beautiful forests and national parks, as well as the famous wine region, the Hunter Valley.
Singleton, Hunter Valley. Image courtesy of Destination NSW.
Newcastle has a variety of excellent education options, including the University of Newcastle and several TAFE NSW campuses. These institutions offer a wide range of courses and have excellent teaching facilities.
The city is known for its friendly and welcoming community so, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get involved in community events and activities.
Study NSW is a dedicated team within the New South Wales Government responsible for supporting and enhancing the experience of international students across the state.