Flag of Nigeria Newcastle 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 Nigeria, we welcome new students from Nigeria each year, and there are currently over 190 Nigerian students studying here on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.



Newcastle University was pleased to offer a scholarship scheme specifically for high achieving Nigerian students looking to study a postgraduate programme in the 2014/15 academic year. Full details of scholarships available for 2015/16 will be published soon: Newcastle University Nigeria Scholarships.


For full information about the scholarships available, please refer to our scholarships section. 

Visa Information

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