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 50 students from Taiwan.

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 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. Newcastle University Students' Union (NUSU) has over 200 societies and sports clubs you can join.

Entry Requirements


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


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

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.

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

Index Education Services

10F, No 261, Sec 3 Roosevelt Road, 106 Taipei

Tel: +886 2 2369 2928

Other offices: Taichung and Kaohsiung

Gostudy Education Institute

1Fl., No 210 Dungmen Road, Sec. 2 Tainan City, 701 Taiwan

Tel: +886 6336 2561

Oxbridge Consulting

Inc 12F., No 295 Jhongsiao East Road Sec. 4, 10696 Taipei

Tel: +886 2 2779 0801

Other offices: Beijing, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Xi'an, Shanghai


4F-9, No. 378 Wenhsin Road, Section 1 Taichung, 408 Taiwan

Tel.: +02 2370 9780

Other offices: Hsinchu, Taoyuan, Kaohsiung, Taichung, Tainan, Keelung