Newcastle University 

Newcastle University is a welcoming, internationally focused institution. In recent years, we have developed a presence in three similarly vibrant and globally connected locations – London, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide both a global presence and opportunities for knowledge exchange that we benefit from when developing partnerships, perspectives, innovations and solutions. We are recognised internationally for our work across broad multidisciplinary areas, including ageing and health; cities, culture and the creative arts; data and energy; as well as for our outstanding single disciplines. Our global geographic reach, combined with an outstanding reputation for academic excellence and high graduate employability, ensures we are a first-choice destination for students from around the world.

GREAT Scholarships 2021

Newcastle University has three GREAT Scholarships available for the 2021-22 academic year for students from China (one), India (one) and Malaysia (one). 

For eligible subjects, please visit the university website. 

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The School of Engineering offers postgraduate degrees in mechanical, electrical and electronic, chemical, marine and civil engineering. Students in the School are partners in our learning and teaching model, from research-led teaching to experiential learning. Our research spans engineering disciplines, from fundamental principles to multi-disciplinary projects. We tackle global challenges such as climate change sustainable energy, transport, water supply, and waste management. Our research is enabled by world-class laboratories and facilities.

MBA and Business 

With an MBA and range of Masters’ courses to choose from in Business and Finance, Newcastle University Business School’s degrees offer something for everyone.  Our degrees offer you exposure to a variety of industry-leading businesses, a strong focus on employability, teaching informed by the latest research and academic quality assured by professional accreditations. You will develop the skills and expertise to pursue a successful international career in today’s global business environment.


Our goal is to understand life at the level of molecules, cells and organisms. Our mission is to unravel basic biological processes and tackle major biomedical challenges, generating knowledge that is vital to human health and educating the next generation of bioscientists. 

Further information about Newcastle University

  • Ranked number 152 in QS Global World Rankings 2021
  • Received Gold award in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
  • Ranked 16th in the UK for global research power (REF 2014)