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International Students

We are one of the world's leading providers of undergraduate Biomedical, Nutrition and Sport education.

International applications

We welcome applications from students around the world. We provide resources and opportunities for international students at the School of Biomedical, Nutritional and Sport Sciences.

Find out more information for international students.


If you don't meet our entry requirements, you can start by doing a Foundation Programme in Biomedicine, Biology and Pharmacy. 

INTO Newcastle University offer this programme.
You must complete the foundation programme and meet the progression criteria. Then, we can guarantee you a place on any of our undergraduate programmes.
During the programme, you’ll see our taught sessions, meet staff and students, and tour our facilities.

International Students

We offer direct admission to the second year of our undergraduate degree programmes. You must hold a relevant Diploma course in a related subject from a Polytechnic University abroad, and a GPA of at least 3.2.

For more details on applying, or what international qualifications we accept, contact the school.

English requirements

If you're a non-native English speaker, you need to give evidence of your English language ability. You'll need a minimum IELTS of 6.5 overall, and no less than 6.0 in each element or equivalent.

The University offers English language training before your course begins. We also provide language support while you're studying.