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 27 students from Kazakhstan.

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 qualifications from Kazakhstan 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.

  • British Council Exhibition, Astana (Kazakhstan)

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

    Date/Time: Saturday 29 October 2016, 13:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Rixos President Hotel, Astana

  • British Council Exhibition, Almaty (Kazakhstan)

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

    Date/Time: Sunday 30 October 2016, 13:00 - 18:00

    Venue: Rixos Hotel, Almaty

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

    ICC Plus

    9A Zholdasbekov Street Eurasia Centre, 4th Floor, 050059 Almaty  

    Tel: +7 (727) 380 80 48

    Intellect Consulting - Educational Agency

    188 Dzhambul St., # 41 Auezov Str., 050008 Almaty 

    Tel: +7 (727) 375 17 08, 375 30 38 

    Study Innovations

    26-A Abay Avenue, Business Centre "Concord", 050013 Almaty 

    Tel: +7(701) 335 1812

    Language Perspectives

    6/6 Kabanbay Batyr Avenue Kaskad, Office 2, 010000 Astana

    Tel: +7(7172) 787 624