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Welcome to Newcastle!

We are a world-class university with a thriving international community. Currently we have students from over 120 different countries including around 120 Indonesian students. 

If you are thinking about joining us, we are here to help you every step of the way.


We have a strong global reputation for our high quality teaching and research. Choose from hundreds of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees on offer. 

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Student life

Newcastle is friendly, multicultural and safe. The city centre is just a few minutes' walk from the campus, and we're also close to the beach and countryside.

Student life

At Newcastle, you will develop connections with fellow students from around the world. Newcastle University Students' Union (NUSU) has over 200 societies and sports clubs you can join, including:

  • Indonesian Student Association
  • International Society

You can also enjoy Discover Indonesia, a two-day bazaar that takes place on campus every year. It offers students a chance to experience authentic Indonesian food, arts and crafts, traditional games, face painting and cultural workshops.

Student Profile

I’m enjoying every module in my course because they teach me about how to start up a business and become a true entrepreneur with entrepreneurial skills.

Meet Natania from Indonesia

Entry Requirements


Find out the qualifications from Indonesia that we accept for entry onto undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Newcastle.


If you do not meet these requirements you may be eligible to apply for entry to a course at INTO Newcastle. These courses are based on our campus and help you to prepare for study with us.

English language requirements

If your first language isn't English you will generally need an IELTS score of 6.5, or equivalent, to study at Newcastle.

Our English language requirements section also lists the alternative English language qualifications we accept. This varies depending on which country you are from.

If you don't meet our English language requirements extra support is available. You could also complete a course to help improve your English before you start your degree. We provide these at our:

You will also receive language support throughout your studies.


Most non-EEA students need to apply for entry clearance permission before departure to study in the UK. You can find more information on our Visa and Immigration page.

Fees and Funding

Fees and Funding

Tuition fees

Tuition fees for international students from outside the European Union are provided on individual course profiles. Find an undergraduate degree or postgraduate course and check what fees apply.

Scholarships and discounts

If you're wanting to come and study at Newcastle and you're from outside the EU we have a number of schemes you could take advantage. Visit our undergraduate finance pages or our postgraduate funding and finance database for more information on scholarships and discounts.

The following scholarship opportunities are available to undergraduate applicants from Indonesia:

International Family Discounts 

Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships

The following scholarship opportunities are available to postgraduate applicants from Indonesia:

Vice-Chancellor’s Excellence Scholarships

Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships

International Family Discounts 

Newcastle University Overseas Research Scholarship (NUORS)

Cost of living

Newcastle is a budget-friendly city for international students, compared to other UK cities. This is because:

  • accommodation is reasonably priced
  • many amenities are within walking distance of your accommodation
  • the city is very compact, with most of the shops, theatres, cafes and restaurants a few minutes' walk from the campus
  • there are many discounts for students

Approximate living costs, excluding tuition fees and return fares, can be found on our undergraduate and postgraduate finance pages.


Education agents

Education agents can help you find the right university and assist you with applying for a course. They can also offer advice on visas, accommodation, travel and more.

We have excellent relationships with education agents from Indonesia who can provide further information and assist you with the submission of your application to Newcastle University. Our contacts are listed below.


Wisma BNI 46, #34-08 Jl, Jend, Sudirman Kav 1, 10220 Jakarta 

Tel: +62 21 5745244 / +62 21 5742112
Email: /

Other offices: Tangerang, Bandung

SUN Education

Group Gedung Graha Kencana, Level 9 unit A, Jl. Raya Pejuangan, No.88 Kebon Jeruk, 11530 Jakarta

Tel: +62 21 53660001

Other offices:  Jakarta (Kelapa Gading, Pondok Indah, Senayan STC, Mal Ciputra, Pluit Timur), Tanjung Duren, Alam Sutera, Bali, Bandung, Batam, Cirebon, Lampung, Makassar, Medan, Pekanbaru, Pontianak, Semarang, Surabaya

How to Apply

You can apply online to study with us.

We have helpful instructions explaining how to do this on both our undergraduate and postgraduate websites.

Applying to INTO Newcastle

INTO Newcastle has courses to help you prepare to study with us. You can find out more about how to apply on our website.




Our graduates are in demand 

Newcastle University has a proud tradition of graduates who achieve greatness in their chosen fields. From social leaders, innovators of industry and famous faces, Newcastle University alumni are making their mark across the globe.

Skills for the workplace 

We work closely with employers to ensure the content of our degrees reflects the skills that are needed in the world of work. By providing internships and work experience placements wherever possible, we ensure you have the relevant skills to excel in your chosen career.

Careers service

Our award-winning Careers Service is one of the best, largest and most innovative in the UK. Every year international, national and local employers come to our campus to deliver presentations and to hold interviews for their graduate-level jobs. If you want to build up work experience whilst studying, we have various initiatives to help you add to your degree

Meet Us

Contact us

You can contact us by email with any questions you may have about applying to Newcastle.

You can explore our campus and the city of Newcastle by watching one of our virtual tours.

Representatives from the International Recruitment Team and academic schools visit different countries throughout the year. Our upcoming visits to your country are listed here and new events will be added as they are confirmed. You can see all our travel plans on our events page.