Welcome Flag of China

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 with China and we currently have over 1,900 students from China at Newcastle.

Some of the more popular undergraduate courses amongst Chinese students are: Business, Management and Marketing, Accounting and Finance, Engineering, Biomedical and Biomolecular Biosciences programmes. At Master's level, our Media, Business Management, Marketing, Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Cross Cultural Communication and Accounting and Finance programmes are particularly popular.


We are pleased to offer the Newcastle University China Scholarship award with a value of £2,600, payable toward the first year of tuition fees. This is available to high-achieving Chinese students applying for postgraduate Master's degree programmes commencing in September 2016.

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

Student Societies

Newcastle University Students' Union has over 200 societies and sports clubs for you to choose from.  These include cultural societies such as the Chinese Students and Scholars Society, the Anglo Chinese Society and the International Society. See if your area of interest is on our A-Z list - if not, we can help you start a new society when you join us!

You may also be interested in the Chinese Students and Scholars Association - Newcastle and their weibo site.

Visa Information

Read our information about visas and immigration.

Meet Us

Representatives from the International Office and academic schools visit China regularly to visit our partners, meet with students across the country, attend education exhibitions and conduct presentations in the offices of both the British Council and education agents. Our latest travel plans are on our exhibitions and visits page.