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PARTNERS Programme

PARTNERS Programme

Newcastle University's Supported Entry Route

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Want to apply to a top University but are worried you won't get the required grades? If so, Newcastle University's PARTNERS Programme could help you.

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 a 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 transitional events run specifically for PARTNERS students
  • visit Newcastle University and find out what it's really like here
  • develop skills necessary to be a successful student
  • meet other students and increase your confidence
  • be supported through the application process, on results day and after entering the University

Find out if you're eligible and apply.

Online Q&A

View our recent online Q&A, featuring members of the PARTNERS Team & a former PARTNERS student, for answers to your questions about the Programme.

An Introduction to the Programme

Watch our video introduction for a quick overview of the Programme, including entry requirements and benefits of the Programme: