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 200 African 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.
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 society can help you settle in to the local environment and promotes cultural diversity on our campus.
The Afro-Caribbean Society aims to bring together students from Africa and the Caribbean, and anyone who shares an interest and love their culture.
Find out more about societies on the NUSU website.
Find out the qualifications from Mauritius that we accept for entry onto undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Newcastle.
Undergraduate entry requirementsUndergraduate entry requirements
Postgraduate entry requirementsPostgraduate entry requirements
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.
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.
Fees & Scholarships
Scholarships and discounts
Find out about the scholarships and discounts available for international students.
If you're wanting to come and study at Newcastle and you're from outside the EU we have a number of schemes you could take advantage of:
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.
Find Out More
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.
We have excellent relationships with education agents from Mauritius who can provide further information and assist you with the submission of your application to Newcastle University. Our contacts are listed below.
Cnr. St Jean Road & Draper Avenue, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius
Tel: +230 466 5366