- 87Acceptance Rate
- 94Employment Rate
Situated in the heart of one of the UK’s most dynamic student cities, Newcastle University is home to over 28,000 students, with more than 5,400 international students from over 115 countries. With a strong focus on internationalisation, the University have prestigious partnerships with institutions worldwide including IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay and IISc Bangalore in India as well as multinational companies such as Siemens, PwC and IBM.
A commitment to academic excellence, teaching quality and student experience is demonstrated through Newcastle's position in both national and international rankings. As a global top 140 university (QS World Rankings 2022), courses in Media Studies, Engineering, Earth Sciences, Linguistics, Pharmacy and Pharmacology among others, are also in the UK top 10 (Guardian University Guide 2020).
Such an extensive portfolio of courses, with a Gold Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework as well as being Top 20 most targeted University by Times Top 100 Employers, provides Newcastle students with a unique learning opportunity. A range of scholarships for high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, including 50% and 100% tuition fee waivers, are also available.
- Personal essay
- Academic transcripts
- Letter of recommendation
- A minimum of 75% in grade 12 for a bachelors degree and 60% in UG for a masters program.
- Proof of English language proficiency is a must for students coming from non-native English speaking countries for that an IELTS score of 6.5 or TOEFL score of 90 is acceptable. English language requirements section also lists the alternative English language qualifications Newcastle University accepts.
Newcastle University has a number of schemes that you can take advantage of:
- Chevening Scholarships. The UK government’s global postgraduate scholarship programme.