United Kingdom

top General Information



Post Code:NE1 7RU


Other Sites

Also campus in Malaysia and Singapore

Institution Funding



Founded 1834 as The Newcastle-upon-Tyne School of Medicine and Surgery, and acquired present status and title 1963

Academic Year

September to June (September-February; February-June)

Admission Requirements

Passes in 5 different subjects, including 2 at Advanced ('A'), the rest being at either Advanced Supplementary ('AS') or General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) level; 3 at 'A', and 2 at 'AS' level and GCSE level; passes in 4 different subjects, including 3 at 'A' level and 1 at 'AS' level, or GCSE; passes in 4 different subjects, including 2 at 'A' level and 2 at 'AS' level; passes at GCSE refer to grade C or better. Ordinary ('O') level passes at similar grades are equally accepted. Also foreign equivalent



top Officers

Head : Chris Day

Job title:Vice-Chancellor and President

Senior Administrative Officer : John Hogan

Job title:Registrar

Senior Administrative Officer : Julie Sanders

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor

International Relations Officer : Richard Davies

Job title:Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Global

top Divisions

Faculty : Humanities and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Cultural Studies, Education, English, Geography, History, Landscape Architecture, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology

Faculty : Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cardiology, Cell Biology, Dentistry, Diabetology, Embryology and Reproduction Biology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Gerontology, Haematology, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Paediatrics, Physiology, Public Health, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Rheumatology, Surgery, Tropical Medicine

Faculty : Science, Agriculture and Engineering

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Statistics

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Postgraduate Certificate in Education

Postgraduate Diploma

Master's Degree

Master of Philosophy


Fields of study:Accountancy, Agriculture, Archaeology, Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Classical Languages, Clinical Psychology, Computer Science, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, Film, Finance, Fine Arts, Genetics, Geography, History, Journalism, Landscape Architecture, Law, Linguistics, Management, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Medicine, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Music, Nanotechnology, Neurosciences, Nutrition, Oncology, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Statistics, Surgery, Translation and Interpretation, Writing

Updated on 09-01-2020