International (Non EU) students

Newcastle University Overseas Research Scholarship (NUORS)

Value of award

Tuition fee scholarships of typically £7,500 - £11,500 per year. The award covers the difference between fees for UK/EU students and international students.

Application closing date

The closing date for this scholarship scheme has now passed. 2017 entry information will be available in autumn 2016.

Eligibility Criteria

You could be eligible to apply for a NUORS award if:

Applications for a NUORS award cannot be made for a course that has already been started by a student.

How to apply

You can apply for a 2017 entry NUORS scholarship in autumn 2016.


Student Wellbeing Service
Student Financial Support
Newcastle University
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Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 5537/8107

Eligible Courses

  • Ageing MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Agriculture MPhil, PhD
  • Archaeology MPhil, PhD
  • Architecture, Planning and Landscape MPhil, PhD
  • Biological Sciences MPhil, PhD
  • Biomedicine MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Biosciences MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Biotechnology MPhil, PhD
  • Business and Management MPhil, PhD
  • Cancer MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Chemical Engineering MPhil, PhD
  • Chemistry MPhil, PhD
  • Civil Engineering (Environmental) MPhil, PhD
  • Civil Engineering (Geotechnical and Engineering Geology) MPhil, PhD
  • Civil Engineering (Structural) MPhil, PhD
  • Civil Engineering (Transport) MPhil, PhD
  • Civil Engineering (Water Resources) MPhil, PhD
  • Computer Science Integrated PhD
  • Computer Science MPhil, PhD
  • Dentistry and Dental Sciences MPhil, PhD
  • Digital Media PhD
  • Education (Clinical) MPhil, PhD
  • Education and Communication Integrated PhD
  • Education MPhil, PhD
  • Educational and Applied Linguistics Integrated PhD
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering PhD
  • Energy MPhil, PhD
  • Engineering and Science in the Marine Environment Integrated PhD
  • Environmental Science MPhil PhD
  • Finance and Accounting MPhil, PhD
  • Fine Art MPhil, PhD
  • Food and Human Nutrition MPhil, PhD
  • Genetics MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Geochemistry MPhil, PhD
  • Geography MPhil, PhD
  • Geomatics MPhil, PhD
  • History MPhil, PhD
  • Law LLM (by research), MPhil, PhD
  • Linguistics and English Language Integrated PhD
  • Marine Sciences MPhil, PhD
  • Marine Technology MPhil, PhD
  • Marketing MPhil, PhD
  • Materials Engineering MPhil, PhD
  • Mathematics MPhil, PhD
  • Mechanical and Systems Engineering MPhil, PhD
  • Medicine and Surgery MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Microbiology MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Modern Languages MPhil, PhD
  • Museum, Gallery and Heritage Studies MPhil, PhD
  • Music MPhil, PhD
  • Nanoscale Science and Technology MPhil, PhD
  • Neuroscience MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Phonetics and Phonology Integrated PhD
  • Physics MPhil, PhD
  • Politics MPhil, PhD
  • Psychology MPhil, PhD
  • Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Services Research MPhil, PhD, MD
  • Sociology MPhil, PhD
  • Speech and Language Sciences MPhil, PhD
  • Subsea Engineering and Management MSc
  • Translating and Interpreting MPhil, PhD