Flag of KenyaNewcastle University is home to a diverse and cosmopolitan community with over 4,000 international students from over 110 countries worldwide.

We are delighted that you are considering studying at Newcastle and hope to welcome you to the University in the near future.

The University has strong links in Kenya and welcomes students annually. Currently there are Kenyan students studying at Newcastle University across both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Some of the more popular programmes at undergraduate level are: Biochemistry, Zoology, Agriculture, Information Systems, Media, Communication and Cultural Studies, Accounting and Finance, and at Postgraduate level; MEd and MRes programmes.


We are pleased to offer the Newcastle University East Africa Scholarship award with a value of £3,500, payable toward the first year of tuition fees. This is available to high-achieving Kenyan students applying for postgraduate Master's degree or undergraduate Bachelor's degree programmes commencing in September 2015.

Find out more about our wide range of scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate international students.

Visa Information

We have details of support and guidance on visa applications on our University website.