Newcastle University is one of the most prestigious and rating universities in North-East England. Initially, his academic specialization was medical science. Today the university is dynamically developing and offers its students more than 100 educational programs of various profiles. The structure of the University of Newcastle is represented by three faculties and 27 academic schools.
A distinctive feature of the university is the lack of priority development directions. All faculties and schools are equally strong. This is confirmed by the national industry ratings of Britain. All academic schools of the university conduct scientific research. Many of them are of world importance.
Student life is not limited to academic studies and electives. The university has all the conditions for playing sports, boring leisure activities.
Newcastle University is a public institution of higher education in the north-east of England. The history of the university began in 1834, when the School of Medicine and Surgery in Newcastle was founded.
During its existence, the university has gained a serious academic reputation: today Newcastle University is one of the most prestigious and rated universities in the North-East of England. The University of Newcastle is in the top 22 universities in Britain, in the prestigious Russel Group , the university ranks 10th in student satisfaction, and in the world ranking it is 127th.
Initially, his academic specialization was medical science. Today the university is developing dynamically and offers its students more than 100 educational programs in various fields. The structure of Newcastle University is represented by three faculties and 27 academic schools. The most popular and reputable faculties - engineering and natural science.
A distinctive feature of Newcastle University is the lack of priority areas for development. All faculties and schools are equally strong. This is confirmed by the national industry ratings of Britain. All academic schools of the university conduct research. Many of them are of global importance.
Student life is not limited to academic studies and electives. The university has all the conditions for sports and leisure activities.
Short information. One-year preparatory program for applicants of programs in marine technology, engineering.
About the program. The classical preparatory program provides for several modules. 2/3 make up special subjects and profile disciplines. 1/3 of the program is presented by the language training course. Students are offered academic English lessons to develop the language skills required for effective study at the university.
Students' age: 17+
Start dates: September, January.
Enrollment requirements: IELTS 5.0+
The result of the training: improving English, gaining the necessary knowledge in subject areas, academic readiness for training At the university.
The cost: from 6000 pounds in the trimester.
Short information. The course of higher education, designed for 3 years and providing for fundamental theoretical, effective practical training of students.
About the program. The bachelor's degree is offered by the faculties of engineering and agriculture, science, medicine, social sciences and the humanities. Specialists prepare more than a hundred offices. The curriculum provides theoretical and practical blocks. The first courses focus on fundamental disciplines, the last course is specialized. It differs in practical orientation and includes classes in core subjects within a specific direction.
Students age: 18+
Start dates: September.
Requirements for admission: IELTS 6.5 - 7.5 (equivalent), certificate IB or A-level, EB, successful interview.
The result of the training: the demanded specialty, the bachelor's degree, career prospects in Britain and at home.
Cost: from 12,000 GBP per year.
Short information. Postgraduate program for students focused on the scientific, research, pedagogical career.
About the program. Master's programs are distinguished by a narrow specialization. They allow students to concentrate on in-depth study of several profile disciplines. The programs also provide practical blocks of various types: independent research, participation in collective projects, internships.
Students age: 21+
Start dates: September.
Enrollment requirements: IELTS 6.5 (TOEFL from 79), bachelor's degree, recommendations, motivation letter, resume, interview.
The result of study: master's degree, Activity.
The cost: from 12100 GBP per year.
Duration depends on the level of training and level of language proficiency. Courses are focused on further education in one of the following areas:
A choice of one-year / two-year courses from a wide list. A master's degree can be obtained in the following areas:
What are studying
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Medical, Industrial Chemistry
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Archeology
Marine, landscape, field, historical archeology
Department of Biology
You can choose from one-year / two-year courses that consist of the same number of modules. In the biennial program in the first year, students are engaged in project work, and in the second they are waiting for an internship.
First-year students are guaranteed places in hostels on campus. Masters and undergraduates are offered a choice of rooms in residences, apartments, private apartments and family accommodation.
The housing stock includes 4,300 rooms of various types. Accommodation in the university is offered on a self-service basis. For self-cooking in the residential facilities have everything you need (in residences and apartments - common kitchens, in apartments - mini-kitchens). For family accommodation, a meal order is available at an additional cost.
Leisure at the University of Newcastle can be arranged by students at their own discretion. On the campus there are several dozen sections and clubs. Students are offered sports, entertainment, cognitive activities. The latter are mainly represented by thematic excursions of local and visiting nature, which are held on weekends.
The intensity of training is determined by the specifics of the program. Every day students are required to attend academic studies and selected subject electives. Also, some time is spent on self-training.
The university campus includes educational, residential, sports blocks, entertainment infrastructure, recreation areas. The university has modern technical equipment. On the campus in the use of students there are more than 1400 computers (in specialized classes, halls of educational buildings, library). Wireless internet is available throughout the university. The Newcastle University Library, with a fund of more than 1 million books, 15,000 journals, is the only one in the UK that has been awarded the Charter Mark for its impeccable quality of service. Sports infrastructure of the university is represented by multi-profile complexes and open areas for team games.
Training period: September - June.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.