NIC @ a glance


NIC is a direct pathway to the University of Newcastle's degrees. Newcastle International College (NIC) Diploma programs are equivalent to a University of Newcastle first year bachelor degree.


  1. Fast-track degree pathway into one of Australia's best universities.
  2. Complete your Bachelor degree in 2 years, 8 months (instead of 3 years).
  3. Small class sizes mean you get more personal attention from lecturers.
  4. Excellent study location: state-of-the-art university campus.
  5. Wide range of career options and very high graduate employment rate.


University of Newcastle's Callaghan campus


Start in: February, June or October


Study on a campus with over 20,000 students


Welcome to NIC!

A quality education will assist you to achieve your career objectives and personal goals. The NIC programs and approach to teaching are unique. As a student, you will be on a university campus, studying university courses. You will also have the added benefits of personalised teaching, small class sizes and additional support from our team. At NIC you will develop personally, have the opportunity to gain lifetime friendships and establish career networks with fellow students from Australia and around the world.

NIC students become independent learners who have the skills and knowledge to succeed at the University of Newcastle - a university which offers students a world-class education so that graduates can achieve successful careers in premier companies across the globe. Together, we look forward to assisting you to achieve your academic and career objectives.

Prof. Gary Prosser
NIC College Director

How To Find Us

NIC is located on campus at the University of Newcastle's Callaghan campus in Newcastle.

If you're in Sydney or Newcastle, why not make an appointment to come in and see us? NIC staff are a friendly bunch and would be delighted to show you around.

Callaghan Location Address:

Newcastle International College
Level 3, GP Building
University of Newcastle
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308

Telephone: +61 (0)2 4921 8888

Facsimile: +61 (0)2 4921 2094