International (Non EU) students

Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarships

Value of award

£1,500 - £5,000 tuition fee awards

Number of awards

200 in total (undergraduate and postgraduate courses)

Start date and duration

September 2020 for the duration of your course.

Application closing date

Awards may be allocated early in the application cycle; early course applications are therefore encouraged.


Newcastle University is pleased to offer 200 partial Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships to assist international students to study an undergraduate degree or postgraduate Master’s degree.


Newcastle University

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for awards applicants must:

• be a national of one of the following countries: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand or Vietnam.
• have been offered a place to study on an eligible undergraduate or Master’s degree course at the University’s Newcastle city centre campus* for the 2020/21 academic year
• be assessed as international for fee purposes
• successful applicants will be selected on merit. Further details on scholarship values and academic grades required can be found on the University country pages 

*courses delivered at our campuses in London, Singapore and Malaysia are not eligible

Eligible candidates will be assessed as part of their academic application.

Further details, including a list of non-eligible courses, can be found in the VCIS Postgraduate Regulations (2020) (PDF: 79 KB).

How to apply

Eligible candidates will automatically be considered for a Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship as part of their academic course application.  


Eligible Courses