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.


We are pleased to offer the Newcastle University Nigeria Scholarship award with a value of £5,000, payable toward the first year of tuition fees. This is available to high-achieving Nigerian 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.