Newcastle University in Singapore

Postgraduate Opportunities

Newcastle Research & Innovation Institute (NewRIIS) delivers six postgraduate programmes developed, monitored and awarded solely by Newcastle University in UK.

NewRIIS is a fully owned subsidiary of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (also known as Newcastle University).


Virtual Postgraduate Programme Preview sessions

We are pleased to update the new series of information sessions from May 2020, to facilitate September 2020 & January 2021 intake:

Please register for your preferred session here:

  • 06 August 2020 (Thurs), 6.30pm to 8.00pm
  • 20 August 2020 (Thurs), 6.30pm to 8.00pm

If you have any questions, please send us an email:

Teaching Staff

Teaching Staff

For information on the teaching staff at NewRIIS, please refer to the NewRIIS Teaching Staff Database as at 5 February 2020


Average teacher-student ratio

Average teacher-student ratio

At NewRIIS, all postgraduate taught programmes adhere to the following ratio


Each student in a MSc programme is assigned a Personal Tutor to provide support and guidance to the student. 

Each MPhil and PhD student is assigned a main supervisor and a co-supervisor.