Sierra Leone 

Welcome

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

From our records, the first time a student from Sierra Leone graduated from Newcastle was in 1965. We are delighted that you are considering studying at Newcastle and hope to welcome you to the University in the near future.

The most popular undergraduate course amongst students from Sierra Leone at Newcastle University is Pharmacology.

On the postgraduate level, the most popular subject areas are Biology, Architecture, Planning and Landscape and Environmental Engineering.

The following subject areas taught at Newcastle are areas of interest to Sierra Leonine students:
- Business studies
- Politics
- Accounting
- Education
- Management studies
- Computer Science
- Sociology
- Social Policy
- Architecture
- Engineering

International Office and academic staff visit different countries throughout the year and this may include a visit to your region, so please refer to our country visits page for our latest travel plans.

Newcastle University is represented by a number of education agents who can provide further information about studying here and assist with your application. We are yet to appoint an agent in your region, so please contact the International Office at international.office@ncl.ac.uk if you would like further assistance.

Scholarships

Newcastle University is pleased to offer a range of scholarships for international students at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

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

Visa Information

Please see the University web page http://www.ncl.ac.uk/student-progress/visa/ for details of where to seek support and guidance on visa applications.

Entry & English Language Requirements

Find out more about our entry and English Language requirements.