Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences



We offer more than 70 undergraduate degree programmes in a wide range of subject areas.

Types of degree

Our degrees can be:

  • single honours: an undergraduate degree that concentrates on one main subject
  • joint honours: a course involving the study of two main subjects
  • combined honours: our flexible degree programme that allows you to study two or three subjects together

Find a degree

A comprehensive list of all degree programmes is available.

Non-EU students

We have information for non-EU students who are thinking of spending one year or a single semester studying abroad in Newcastle.

Visit us

Newcastle University holds open days for prospective undergraduate students in summer and autumn each year. There's a variety of activities to help you find out about the University, student life and the city.


If you decide to study at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, you'll get a rich and rewarding academic and social experience, preparing you for graduate employment or further training.