Application Process

Academic Semester or Year

Step 1: Apply

Download an application form and prepare the following items:

  • certified copies of your academic transcripts
  • an IELTS test score (non-native English speakers only)
  • an academic reference
  • colour-scan copy of your passport (valid until at least 6 months after the end of your programme)
  • a list of the classes you wish to take whilst at Newcastle
  • a list of the classes you are currently taking
  • Fine Arts applicants are asked to include a portfolio of their work
Application deadlines
  • For entry into semester one (September–January), apply by 1 May
  • For entry into semester two (January–June), apply by 31 October
  • Applications can be sent either to Newcastle University, handed in to the partner university’s office, or e-mailed as scanned documents.
Step 2: Confirmed receipt, offer e-mail and acceptance

An e-mail will be sent to confirm receipt of your application. If you meet the entrance requirements and have been selected by the school, we will e-mail you an offer of a place.

Step 3: Apply for accommodation

Now you will need to apply online for accommodation

Step 4: You may need to apply for a visa

Once you have the offer letter and accommodation information, you will then be able to apply for a visa and make your travel arrangements.

English Language Plus Academic Semester (INTO Newcastle University)

Step 1: Apply
  • Submit an online application with a statement of your previous university studies and a personal statement explaining which subject areas you would like to study during part two of the course.
  • We will contact you within 48 working hours to let you know the outcome of your application.
Step 2: Accommodation

After you have paid all fees in full, you are allocated housing and will receive the relevant information.

For general information on applying for a visa, visit our visa pages.