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 46 Pakistani 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.

The Islamic Society maintains the prayer room on campus, and arranges regular lectures, study circles and social events.

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 Pakistani 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.

  • British Council Education Exhibition, Lahore (Pakistan)

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

    Date/Time: Tuesday 1 November 2016, time TBC

    Venue: Pearl Continental Hotel, Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam, PO Box 983, Lahore

  • British Council Education Exhibition, Faisalabad (Pakistan)

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

    Date/Time: Saturday 29 October 2016, time TBC

    Venue: Serena Hotel, Club Road, Faisalabad

  • British Council Education Exhibition, Islamabad (Pakistan)

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

    Date/Time: Thursday 27 October 2016, time TBC

    Venue: Marriott Hotel, Aga Khan Road, Shalimar 5, PO Box 1251, Islamabad, Pakistan

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

    British Canadian International Education (BCIE)

    Flat 4, Second Floor Mount View Plaza, Super Market F-6 Markaz, Islamabad

    Tel: 0092-51-2814195, 0092-51-2814196

    Other offices: Lahore

    Education Resources Network

    Office No. 11, 1st Floor, Block 8 Supermarket F-6 Markaz, Islamabad 

    Tel: +92 51 2824754, +92 300 5007969

    Other offices: Lahore

    Success Factor

    Suite 8 & 9 , Amber Tower, PECHS, Block 6, Shara-E-Faisal Road, Karachi

    Tel: +(92-21) 34541689, 34324048-50, 34324056

    Other offices: Lahore, Islamabad