International Study

Japan

Japan

Overview

Welcome to Newcastle!

We are a world-class university with a thriving international community. Currently we have students from over 120 different countries.

If you are thinking about joining us, we are here to help you every step of the way.

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Student life

Student life

Newcastle is friendly, multicultural and safe. The city centre is just a few minutes' walk from the campus, and we're also close to the beach and countryside.

At Newcastle, you will develop connections with fellow students from around the world.

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

Qualifications

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

INTO

If you do not meet these requirements you may be eligible to apply for entry to a course at INTO Newcastle. These courses are based on our campus and help you to prepare for study with us.

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.

If you don't meet our English language requirements extra support is available. You could also complete a course to help improve your English before you start your degree. We provide these at our:

You will also receive language support throughout your studies.

Visa

Most non-EEA students need to apply for entry clearance permission before departure to study in the UK. You can find more information on our Visa and Immigration page.

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Education agents

Education agents can help you find the right university and assist you with applying for a course. They can also offer advice on visas, accommodation, travel and more.

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

BEO

5th floor Forecast Shinjuku South Bldg, 4-3-17 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, 160-0022 Tokyo  

Tel: (81) (0)3 5367 3315 
Email: study@beo.jp
Website: www.beo.jp

Other offices: Osaka

Japan Study Abroad Foundation

Mitsui-Seimei Takadanobaba Bldg, 1F 1-4-15 Takadanobaba Shinjuku-ku, 1690075 Tokyo 

Tel: (81) (0)3 5287 2941
Email: info@japanstudyabroad.org
Website: www.japanstudyabroad.org

Overseas Study Centre MUGEN

Fujita Building, 6F, 1-5-8 Sakae, Nakaku Nagoya, 4600008 Aichi 

Tel: (81) (0)52 211 2998
Email: osc@mgn.jp
Website: www.mgn.jp

Ryugaku Journal

JR Shinanomachi Building 6F, 34 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, 160-0016 Tokyo 

Tel: (81) (0)3 5312 4430
Email: yukari-k@ryugaku.co.jp
Website: www.ryugakujournal.com

SI-UK

305 Kikugetsu Building, 2-17-4 Takadanobaba, Shinjuku-ku, 169-0075 Tokyo 

Tel: +81 (0)3 5272 9143
Email: tokyo@ukeducation.jp
Website: www.ukeducation.jp

Other offices: Osaka

How to Apply

You can apply online to study with us.

We have helpful instructions explaining how to do this on both our undergraduate and postgraduate websites.

Applying to INTO Newcastle

INTO Newcastle has courses to help you prepare to study with us. You can find out more about how to apply on our website.

 

Careers

Careers

Our graduates are in demand 

Newcastle University has a proud tradition of graduates who achieve greatness in their chosen fields. From social leaders, innovators of industry and famous faces, Newcastle University alumni are making their mark across the globe.

Skills for the workplace 

We work closely with employers to ensure the content of our degrees reflects the skills that are needed in the world of work. By providing internships and work experience placements wherever possible, we ensure you have the relevant skills to excel in your chosen career.

Careers service

Our award-winning Careers Service is one of the best, largest and most innovative in the UK. Every year international, national and local employers come to our campus to deliver presentations and to hold interviews for their graduate-level jobs. If you want to build up work experience whilst studying, we have various initiatives to help you add to your degree

Meet Us

Contact us

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

You can visit us on campus throughout the year for a personalised tour. We would love to meet you and show you life on campus first-hand. Complete our online form to request a tour

You can also explore our campus and the city of Newcastle by watching one of our virtual tours.

Representatives from the International Recruitment Team and academic schools visit different countries throughout the year. Our upcoming visits to your country are listed here and new events will be added as they are confirmed. You can see all our travel plans on our events page.

  • SI-UK UK University Fair, Osaka (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Monday 23 October 2017. 17:30 - 20:30

    Venue: Knowledge Capital Congres Convention Center (Grand Front), North Tower B2F, Grand Front, Osaka, 3-1 Ofuka-cho, Kita-ku

  • SI-UK UK University Fair, Tokyo (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Friday 20 October 2017, 16:30 - 21:00

    Venue: Belle Salle Iidabashi Ekimae, Sumitomo Fudosan Iidabashi Ekimae Building 1-2F, 3-8-5 Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

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