South Africa

Welcome Flag of South Africa

Newcastle 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 South African student graduated from Newcastle was in 1964. 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 taught postgraduate courses amongst South African students at Newcastle University are Pipeline Engineering, Industrial & Commercial Biotechnology and Oncology.

The most popular postgraduate research subject area is Arts & Cultures.

The following subject areas taught at Newcastle are areas of interest to South African students:
- Business studies
- Management studies
- Education
- Law
- Medicine
- Economics
- Psychology
- Computer science
- Politics
- Music

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 if you would like further assistance.


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

Visa Information

Please see the University web page for details of where to seek support and guidance on visa applications.

Education Agent in South Africa

Newcastle University's official representative agent in South Africa can provide further information and assist you with the submission of your application to Newcastle University. Please contact the agent using the details below:

788-790 Finchley Road
London, NW11 7TJ

Tel: +44 845 301 1225
Fax: +44 845 301 1226

Entry & English Language Requirements

Find out more about our entry and English Language requirements.