International Study

Japan

Japan

Overview

You'll receive a warm welcome at Newcastle. Every year thousands of students choose to join our thriving international community. We currently have over 6,000 international 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.

Qualifications

Find out the Japanese 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.

Scholarships and discounts

Find out about the scholarships and discounts available for international students.

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.

  • BEO International Education Fair, Osaka (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Tuesday 25 October 2016, 16:30 - 20:30

    Venue: Herbis Hall, Herbis Osaka B2,2-5-25Umeda Kita-ku, Osaka

  • SI-UK Education Fair, Osaka (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Monday 24 October 2016, 17:00 - 20:30

    Venue: Knowledge Capital Congrès Convention Center, North Tower B2F, Grand Front, Osaka, 3-1 Ofuka-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka, 530-0011

  • BEO International Education Fair, Tokyo (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Sunday 23 October 2016, 13:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Sunsky Room, Shinjuku L Tower 30F, 1-6-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 163-1590, Japan

  • British Council Education Exhibition, Tokyo (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Saturday 22 October 2016, 13:00 - 18:00

    Venue: UDX Gallery, 4F, Akihabara UDX, 4-14-1 Soto Kanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

  • SI-UK Education Fair, Tokyo (Japan)

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

    Date/Time: Friday 21 October 2016, 16:30 - 21:00

    Venue: Belle Salle Iidabashi Ekimae, Sumitomo Fudosan Iidabashi Ekimae Building 1-2F, 3-8-5 Idabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-0072

  • 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 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