Flag of UgandaNewcastle 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 Uganda graduated from Newcastle was in 1969. 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 Uganda at Newcastle University is in Biomedical Sciences.

At postgraduate level, the most popular courses are Media & Public Relations, Transport Engineering & Operations, and Transportation Planning & Policy.

The following subject areas taught at Newcastle are areas of interest to Ugandan students:
- Business studies
- Computer science
- Engineering
- Law
- Management studies
- Finance
- Politics
- Economics
- Medicine
- Accounting

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.


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. 

For the 2013-14 academic year, Newcastle University in partnership with the Tullow Group Scholarship Scheme is offering tuition fee discounts to Tullow Scholars from Uganda. Apply online now, here.

Visa Information

Please see the University web page 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.