Newcastle University is ranked 9th in the 2015/16 BUCS National League Table and is one of the top universities in the UK for competitive sport.
We consistently finish within the top 15 of the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) rankings. The Performance Sport Programme aims to maximise the performance of its representative teams and individual athletes within the BUCS programme and National leagues.
The University is also a Sport England TASS Accredited Centre (TAC).
The University's leading sports clubs form the Team Newcastle Performance Club Programme.
Sports Scholarships are awarded on an annual basis to undergraduate and postgraduate applicants, as well as current students.
There are over 60 different sporting clubs and all members represent the University under the banner 'Team Newcastle'.