South Korea 


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

We welcome new students from South Korea each year, and there are currently over 34 Korean students studying here on English Language, exchange, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Some of the more popular courses taken at undergraduate level are: Business, Management and Marketing, Accounting and Finance and Biomedical and Biomolecular Biosciences programmes. At master’s level, our Art, Museum and Gallery Studies,  Applied Linguistics and TESOL, Cross Cultural Communication and MBA programmes are of particular interest to Korean students.


We are pleased to offer the Newcastle University East Asia Scholarship award with a value of £2,600, payable toward the first year of tuition fees. This is available to high-achieving Korean students applying for postgraduate Master'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.