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 at your school. Schools are grouped into three Faculties and induction information for each school will be added when available for registration for September 2018:

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

Combined Honours

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Newcastle Law School

School of Modern Languages

Newcastle University Business School


Medical Sciences

School of Biomedical Sciences

School of Psychology