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PARTNERS Programme

PARTNERS Programme

Newcastle University's Supported Entry Route


Receive a lower conditional offer to study at Newcastle University via the PARTNERS Programme.

The PARTNERS Programme offers a range of support and opportunities to help you make a successful application to Newcastle University.

You must fulfil certain eligibility criteria in order to take part and complete the PARTNERS Academic Summer School after Year 13/final-year college which counts towards your grades when you apply to the University.

Through the PARTNERS Programme you could:

  • Receive a lower conditional offer to Newcastle University
  • Attend the PARTNERS Academic Summer School
  • Develop skills necessary to be a successful student
  • Meet other students and increase your confidence
  • Receive support through the application process, on results day and after entering the University

Find out if you're eligible and apply.

Courses Available

All our undergraduate degree programmes are available through the PARTNERS supported entry route.

We offer over 200 undergraduate degree programmes at Newcastle University. All are available through the PARTNERS Programme supported entry route.

If the course you are applying for has any additional selection processes, such as an interview or portfolio submission, you still need to go through this process before any offer may be made.

Entry Requirements via PARTNERS

The lower PARTNERS offer varies for each course. To confirm the entry requirements via PARTNERS, go to the relevent course webpage and check the Entry Requirements section titled; 'PARTNERS - A levels', 'PARTNERS - Pearson BTEC Level 3' or 'PARTNERS - Scottish Qualifications' (depending upon your qualifications).

Find Out More

Whether you're a teacher or student, we have various ways of connecting with the team and finding out more about the Programme.