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 is a growing, cosmopolitan city. It's like a home away from home for me. There is a low level of crime and I find it a very safe place to live. The cost of living is manageable and relatively low compared to other cities.”
John Marine Engineering BEng
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.
We have details of support and guidance on visa applications on our University website.