Welcome & Inductions

Welcome and Inductions

Explore the city, meet your classmates and make new friends.

Smiling students sitting in a lecture theatre.

For September starters the induction and orientation activities that take place during your first week are designed to help you settle into a new city, make new friends, and prepare yourself for the start of term. Some activities, like Freshers' Week, are optional. Some are compulsory.

As well as completing registration, you must attend induction activities organised by your school. Schools are grouped into three Faculties and induction information for each school will be added below when available for September 2020.


Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering
School of Computing Science
School of Engineering
School of Natural and Environmental Sciences 
School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics


Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
School of Architecture, Planning & Landscape

School of Arts and Cultures - Undergraduate

School of Arts and Cultures - Postgraduate

Combined Honours
School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics- Undergraduate 
(Postgraduate information is sent via e-mail to new students)
School of Geography, Politics and Sociology
School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Newcastle Law School - Undergraduate 

Newcastle Law School - Postgraduate

School of Modern Languages
Newcastle University Business School


Medical Sciences
Graduate School- MSc Medical Sciences and Masters by Research (MRes)
School of Biomedical Sciences
School of Psychology 
(Postgraduate information is sent via e-mail to new students)