UNE was formed in 1938 as the New England University College, a College of the University of Sydney. The University became fully independent in 1954 and pioneered teaching to external students by correspondence, making UNE Australia’s most experienced provider of distance and now online education.

Our focus is on your future, providing you with a personal and flexible approach to learning. We offer more than 200 courses at undergraduate, postgraduate coursework and higher degree research levels with options to study online or on campus.

Quick Facts

  • Australia’s #1 public university for overall experience (Good Universities Guide)
  • 6th out of 41 Australian universities (2019 QILT Student Experience Survey)
  • #1 Five-star experience (2020 Good Universities Guide)