You'll receive a warm welcome at Newcastle. Every year thousands of students choose to join our thriving international community. Currently we have 40 Vietnamese 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 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.
Find out the Vietnamese qualifications that we accept for entry onto undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Newcastle.
Undergraduate entry requirementsUndergraduate entry requirements
Typically we recognise:
- overall GPA of 7.0 including specific grades in relevant subjects in 2 years of Bachelor degree study (Bang Tot Nghiep Dai Hoc) as comparable to ABB at A level
- overall GPA of 7.0 in 180 credits of a College diploma or Associate Degree as comparable to ABB at A level
This will be assessed on a case by case basis.
Please check course specific entry requirements as they do vary across courses, with ABB typically the minimum required.
Postgraduate entry requirementsPostgraduate entry requirements
Typically we recognise GPA 7.0/10.0 and above in a 4 Year Bachelor Degree from a Vietnamese public university as comparable to a 2.1 and GPA 6.5/10.0 and above as comparable to a 2.2.
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 Vietnam who can provide further information and assist you with the submission of your application to Newcastle University. Our contacts are listed below.
Building INDEC, Xa Dan Lane 474, South Dong, Dong Da District, Hanoi
65 Quan Su, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
Other offices: Ho Chi Minh City
The Education Company
32 Linh Lang, Ba Dinh, Cong Vi, Hanoi
Other offices: Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam Intellectual Services (VISCO)
4th Floor, Thanh Dong Building, 132-138 Kim Ma Str, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi
Other offices: Ho Chi Minh City, Haiphong, Da Nang
JACK StudyAbroad Vietnam