International Study

Canada

Canada

Overview

You'll receive a warm welcome at Newcastle. Every year thousands of students choose to join our thriving international community. Currently we have more than 60 Canadian students.

We also have a strong global reputation for our high quality teaching and research.

At Newcastle, you will develop connections with fellow students from around the world. You're guaranteed a fantastic global experience.

Student societies

Newcastle University Students' Union (NUSU) has over 200 societies and sports clubs you can join. The International Society brings together students of different nationalities. This can help you settle in to the local environment and promotes cultural diversity on our campus.

Our dedicated, student-led Canadian Law Society hosts a range of professional and social events that help you feel at home and develop a specialised knowledge of Canadian Law.

Find out more about societies on the NUSU website.

Entry Requirements

English language requirements

If your first language isn't English you will generally need an IELTS score of 6.5, or equivalent, to study at Newcastle.

Our English language requirements section also lists the alternative English language qualifications we accept. This varies depending on which country you are from.

Qualifications

Find out the Canadian qualifications that we accept for entry onto undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Newcastle.

Fees & Scholarships

Tuition fees

Tuition fees for international students from outside the European Union are provided on individual course profiles. Find an undergraduate degree or postgraduate course and check what fees apply.

Student loans

Newcastle University is a recognised institution for certifying Canadian Student Loan applications. Canadian loans are means-tested; you must demonstrate financial need to qualify for financial aid.

Find out more about Canadian Student Loans on the Student Wellbeing website.

Meet Us

Representatives from the International Recruitment Team and academic schools visit different countries throughout the year. Our upcoming visits to your country are listed here, or you can see all our travel plans on our events page.

  • Graduate School and Professional Degree Mini-Fair by Future Project, Calgary (Canada)

    Meet representatives from Newcastle University, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Monday 26 September 2016, 10:00 - 13:00

    Venue: University of Calgary, 906 8 Ave SW Calgary, AB T2P 1H9 CA

  • Study and Go Abroad, Calgary (Canada)

    Meet representatives from Newcastle University, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Tuesday 27 September, 14:00 - 18:00

    Venue: BMO Centre at Stampede Park, Palomino Room, 1410 Olympic Way SE Calgary

  • Study and Go Abroad, Toronto (Canada)

    Meet representatives from Newcastle University, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 October 2016, 13:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Constitution Hall 105-106, North Building, 255 Front Street West

  • Graduate School and Professional Degree Mini-Fair by Future Project, Toronto (Canada)

    Meet representatives from Newcastle University, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Friday 30 September 2016, 10:00 - 13:00

    Venue: InterContinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front Street West, Toronto

  • Go Global, Toronto (Canada)

    Meet representatives from Newcastle University, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September 2016, 12:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Mattamy Centre at Maple Leaf Gardens, 50 Carlton St, Toronto, M5B 1J2

  • BEST of U, UK College Fair, Toronto (Canada)

    If you are considering overseas study as your next step, do not miss this chance to meet six of the top UK universities, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Friday 23 September 2016, 18:30 - 21:00

    Venue: Ridley College, 2 Ridley Road, St Catharines, L2R 7C3

  • BEST of U, UK College Fair, Toronto (Canada)

    If you are considering overseas study as your next step, do not miss this chance to meet six of the top UK universities, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Thursday 22 September 2016, 18:30 - 21:00

    Venue: York School, 1320 Yonge Street Toronto, M4T 1X2

  • UK University Fair, Vancouver (Canada)

    Meet representatives from Newcastle University, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Wednesday 21 September 2016, 18:00 - 20:00

    Venue: Crofton House School 3200 West 41st Avenue, V6N 3E1

  • BEST of U, UK College Fair, Vancouver Island (Canada)

    If you are considering overseas study as your next step, do not miss this chance to meet six of the top UK universities, collect course information and ask any questions that you have.

    Date/Time: Monday 19 September 2016, 18:30 - 21:00

    Venue: Brentwood College School, 2735 Mount Baker Road, Mill Bay, V0R 2P1

  • Find Out More

    Contact us

    You can contact us by email to answer any questions you may have about applying to Newcastle. If you would prefer to chat by phone or skype, we are happy to do that too – email us to arrange a convenient time.

    Connect with us

    To keep up with the latest updates for international students you can connect with us on social media.

    Education agents

    We have excellent relationships with education agents from Canada who can provide further information and assist you with the submission of your application to Newcastle University. Our contacts are listed below. 

    Across the Pond 

    Email: info@studyacrossthepond.com
    Website: ca.studyacrossthepond.com
    Facebook: facebook.com/AcrossThePondUK
    Twitter: @AcrossthePondUK

    Barclay & Knap Educational Services

    McMaster Innovation Park, 175 Longwood Rd. South, Suite 312A, Hamilton, Ontario, L8P 0A1, Canada

    Tel: +1 905 632 0999 or 1 888 632 066 (Toll free)
    Email: jackie@barclayknap.com
    Website: www.barclayknap.com 

    Future Project 

    7122 Baywood Court, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 5N6, Canada

    Tel: +1-888-506-2257
    Email: admin@futureproject.ca 
    Website: www.futureproject.ca

    Grad Study Overseas

    105 Chartwell Circle, Hamilton, ONL9A 0C4, Canada

    Tel: +1 905 381 4258 or +1 855 334 5379 (Toll free)
    Email: info@gradstudyoverseas.ca
    Website: www.gradstudyoverseas.ca