Newcastle University

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world rank  167

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University Overview

Founded in 1963, Newcastle University is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of Newcastle upon Tyne (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), North East England. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: London, Gelang Patah, Singapore. Officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council, Newcastle University (NCL) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution. Newcastle University (NCL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 57 years old UK higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NCL also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Acronym NCL
Founded 1963 Origins date back to 1834
Colours Blue

University Location

Address King's Gate
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU North East England
United Kingdom
Tel +44 (191) 208 6000
Fax +44 (191) 222 6229
Other locations London, Gelang Patah, Singapore

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Newcastle University
Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 7RU
(191) 208 3333

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Newcastle University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes

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Institutional Accreditation

Privy Council

Year of first Accreditation


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • N8 Research Partnership
  • Russell Group
  • Universities UK

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Open Education Global

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021