Newcastle is one of the UK’s leading universities with an international reputation for excellence. From its origins as a School of Medicine and Surgery in 1834, Newcastle University today is counted amongst the top 160 universities in the world and top 30 in the UK. With a low cost of living and consistently strong graduate employability record, we are the University of Choice for almost 5000 international students from more than 120 different countries.
We have an ongoing program of investment in our facilities. This is includes £500 million investment into Newcastle Helix as well as brand new sports facilitiesbut throughout campus you can enjoy newly refurbished laboratories, lecture theatres and computing suites.
Belonging to the Russell Group of Universities (sometimes referred to as the British Ivy League), our reputation for world-leading research has helped us to attract some of the leading academics and researchers from around the globe. Our passionate academics are changing the world with their big ideas and tackling global challenges such as energy supply, human trafficking, dementia, cancer treatment and education in developing countries.
From traditional university halls to modern city centre apartments, your new home from home is waiting for you. This is where you’ll experience student life, make your first new friends, and where you’ll start making your dreams a reality. Each residence has its own identity and quirky character – but all are already home to thousands of unforgettable student stories and a warm Newcastle welcome. Prices range from £97 to £148 per week.
Our International Office, Visa Team and Student Support team arrange are here to support you through application and enrolment including arranging our International Welcome events and Airport Meet and Greet service.
As a Newcastle student, you will receive information, advice and guidance from one of the best, largest and most innovative university careers services in the UK. We can help you to explore different career paths, develop employability skills, secure important work experience and introduce you to leading employers.
We are one of the best universities in the UK for student sport and the city is justly famed for its football team. Take advantage of our fantastic facilities and wide range of sports clubs to try something new or continue with a sport you love. If you’re already playing sport at a high level, find out about our sports scholarships and support package that nurture sporting talent.
Student life is not all about study! Our Student Union is located in a magnificent Grade II listed building and is the centre of student social life; with over 175 societies and more than 60 sports clubs to join there are endless opportunities to make friends and experience new things
The Student Health and Wellbeing Service and your School will work to support you throughout your time at Newcastle, and engage you as a partner in your learning. As part of this learning partnership you will need to participate in the support that is offered to you to make it work. In particular, if you feel that your support requirements change at any time, then it is important that you let us know so that they can be reviewed to meet your needs. We also liaise with academic Schools over students' support requirements and external agencies where appropriate.
We welcome students from over 120 countries every year and have a vibrant and welcoming International Student cohort.
Modified on November 29, 2020