International Study




You'll receive a warm welcome at Newcastle. Every year thousands of students choose to join our thriving international community. Currently we have 160 German 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.

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.


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

Fees & Scholarships

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.

  • Masters and More Fair, Dusseldorf (Germany)

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

    Date/Time: Friday 5 May 2017, 09:00 - 17:00

    Venue: Boui Boui Bilk, Suitbertusstr. 149, 40223 Düsseldorf

  • Find Out More

    Contact us

    You can contact us by email to answer any questions you may have about applying to Newcastle.

    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 Germany who can provide further information and assist you with the submission of your application to Newcastle University. Our contacts are listed below.

    College Contact

    Center for International Education & Careers, Hammer Str. 39, Munster 48153, Germany

    Tel: (0251) 149 893 50