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Newcastle University

Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne View map
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Public
Very High
21,673
2,428
5,717
M 48% F 52%

Overview

Newcastle University is one of the UK's great redbrick universities. We were founded in 1834 to address the economic, health and social issues of an industrial city.

Today's University is a thriving international community of more than 26,400 undergraduate and postgraduate students from over 140 countries worldwide.  Our students study at our vibrant city-centre campus in Newcastle and at our campuses in London, Singapore and Malaysia.

We are ranked in the top 200 of world universities according to the QS World University Rankings 2018. We have been awarded the highest Gold status by the UK government for the quality of our teaching and student experience.

As a member of the Russell Group, we are one of the top 24 research-intensive universities in the UK. We have a world-class reputation for pioneering research and innovation in the fields of:

Globally connected, we are guided by the principles of partnership, innovation and working across and between disciplinary boundaries. We are committed to focusing our work on addressing some of the most profound challenges facing global society through our established research excellence in:

  • ageing
  • data
  • culture and creative arts
  • cities
  • energy

Programs available

Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

School of Engineering

School of Computing

School of Pharmacy

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

School of Engineering

Philosophical Studies

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

Faculty of Medical Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

University Highlights

Total students - 21,673

24%
76%

International students - 5,717

49%
51%

Total faculty staff - 2,428

835
1593

Student gender mix

48%
52%

Total students - 21,673

24%
76%

International students - 5,717

49%
51%

Total faculty staff - 2,428

1593
835

Student gender mix

48%
52%

Postgraduate Program

8,000 - 10,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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QS Stars Ratings for Newcastle University

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This institution accepts IELTS!
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