All candidates are considered on an individual basis. If your qualifications are not listed here, please see our additional entry requirements web pages to find out which other qualifications are considered.
AAA-ABB including General Studies. Combinations assessed on a case-by-case basis.
At least one A level from a social science or humanities subject such as History, Government and Politics, Geography, English or Philosophy is preferred but not required.
AAAAA-AABBB at Higher Grade. Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.
A minimum of 34 points.
A1A1A1AB-A1A1B1B1B at Higher Level.
30 level 3 credits at Distinction and 15 level 3 at Merit.
D3, D3, D3 - D3, M2, M2 in Principal Subjects. At least one from a social science or humanities subject such as History, Government and Politics, Geography, English or Philosophy is preferred but not required. Combinations assessed on a case-by-case basis.
BBC including General Studies.
The PARTNERS Programme is Newcastle University’s supported entry route for students from identified schools and colleges. Find out more about the PARTNERS Programme.
For this degree you will need a minimum score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you need to improve your English language skills before you enter this course, our partner, INTO Newcastle, offers a range of English language courses. These intensive and flexible courses are designed to improve your English ability for entry to this degree. Find out more:
If you are an international student and you do not meet the academic and English language requirements specified above, you should consider a preparation course at INTO Newcastle University, which will help to prepare you for study on this degree course. INTO Newcastle University is based on the University campus and offers a range of courses including the International Foundation in Humanities and Social Sciences.
See further Newcastle University Admissions Policies.