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Why Choose
Newcastle University?

Why Choose
Newcastle University?

Forge lasting friendships, seek out life-changing experiences and create memories for life.
All from our beautiful city-centre campus in the heart of Newcastle.

Navigating results day

There's a lot to navigate when it comes to results day, especially if you find yourself with a change of plans.

Between choosing the right course for you, to a city where you will feel at home, there's so much to consider.

That’s why we’d like to share with you a few reasons you may want to choose Newcastle this results day.

One of the highest ranking universities in the world

Newcastle University ranks in the top 150 universities in the world. We’re also a founding member of the Russell Group. This year we ranked first in the UK and eighth in the world for sustainable development in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.

We also have one of the largest European Union research portfolios in the UK. You'll learn from academics who are leaders in their fields.

Whatever your passion, we'll pair you with like-minded students and academics who share your interests. We challenge you to delve deeper.


Newcastle is an affordable and student-friendly city

Newcastle has a rich culture of sports, local music, and history. It’s also home to a thriving theatrical arts and literature scene.

Historic buildings house a mix of cocktail bars, pubs, theatres and galleries. They showcase the finest local art, gyms, and so much more. All within walking distance of our city-centre campus.

Newcastle ranks in the top 10 most affordable cities in the UK in the QS Best Student Cities 2022. It's also 4th in the UK for local life (Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2020).