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Newcastle University

Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne View map
United Kingdom
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Newcastle University is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities, and inspires the minds of 27,750 students from over 140 countries around the globe.

Our passionate academics and dedicated researchers are exploring solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges, pioneering new ways of thinking and collaborating with institutions that share our vision for excellence, creativity, and impact. We’re placed 16th in the UK for research power (Research Excellence Framework), and 78% of our research is assessed to be world-leading.

We offer a wide range of postgraduate study options, from taught courses to research programmes. We know how how you pay for your postgraduate studies is very important, so we offer .

Our postgraduate students come from a wide range of backgrounds, with a wide range of dreams. We offer low cost of living, a strong graduate employment record, and award-winning careers support. All this helps to make us the university of choice for a vibrant postgraduate community from over 140 countries. . 

Newcastle inspires immense affection in locals and visitors alike. Our city centre is compact, so getting around couldn't be easier. It's also a regional centre for the arts, theatre and live music. And if you fancy getting away from it all, it's also close to great countryside and dramatic coastline.

Find out more about our . Or visit our campus and meet our academics at one of our regular 

Find out what our postgraduate students say about us:

“There is also a wide range of modules on the course, which allows me to learn about all aspects of marketing and business and gives me a wider depth of knowledge in the field.”

“Such support meant I felt I could truly enjoy my Uni experience. Also, whenever I had an issue with finance the team at Student services always gave me a friendly, quick and clear answer.”

“It was liberating to choose my own project direction, but terrifying at the same time! However, I learned how to work more independently in both the lab and the office, which are important lessons for the work force.”

Programs available

Postgraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

    Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Faculty of Medical Sciences

    INTO Newcastle University

    Newcastle Law School

    Newcastle University Business School

    Newcastle University London

    Philosophical Studies

    School of Architecture, Planning & Landscape

    School of Arts and Cultures

    School of Computing

    School of Dental Sciences

    School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

    School of Engineering

    School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

    School of History, Classics and Archaeology

    School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

    School of Medical Education

    School of Modern Languages

    School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

    School of Psychology

    The School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

University Highlights

Total students - 22,466


International students - 5,674


Total faculty staff - 2,564


Total students - 22,466


International students - 5,674


Total faculty staff - 2,564


Undergraduate Program

12,000 - 14,000
20,000 - 22,000

Postgraduate Program

8,000 - 10,000
20,000 - 22,000
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.


The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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