Founded in 2011, the Newcastle University Business School is a public research institute that is a component part of renowned Newcastle University. Being one of 21 Triple Accredited Business Schools in the UK, the organization is ranked #14 for its research power and is one of best UK universities for international students. It provides an array of diverse 200 courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, and postgraduate research level.
The major areas where the unparalleled programs are available to include accounting, engineering, finance, economics, marketing, and business management. The university entertains students from all over the world and offers special financial aid for students hailing from Asia. In fact, about 57% of its total graduates and 25% of its graduates are international candidates from 142 countries across the world.
Admissions at Newcastle University Business School observe January 15 as the deadline for its undergraduate programs whereas admissions to graduate courses are offered on a rolling basis throughout the year. It does not charge any application fee from its aspirants and thus allows fair and equal chance to all at quality level education. The institute has a moderate rate of acceptance with a graduate employment rate of 92% and a student satisfaction rate of nearly 85% which makes it a coveted organization for studying in the UK.
The institute has been ranked as,
|Number of campus||4|
|% of income allotted for scholarships and bursaries||4%|
|Graduate placement percentage||92%|
|International students percentage||25% in UG 57% in PG|
|Intake Type||Semester wise|
|Mode of Program||Full time, Part-time and online|
Application fee: N/A
Undergraduate: January 15, 2020
Graduate: Rolling (International students are advised to submit documents two months prior)
Basic Admission requirements:
Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, Insurance documentation, Valid student Visa.
English Proficiency Test: Minimum English test scores required for admission are given below:
|English proficiency tests||Minimum Requirements|
|Internet-based TOEFL (iBT)||90, with minimum Reading subscore: 18, Writing subscore: 17,|
Listening sub-score - 17 and Speaking sub-score:20
|Indian 12th Standard Examination||75% in English, taken no more than 3 years before the start of the course|
|Pearson Test of English Academic||62, with a minimum sub-score of 51|
|GCSE in the English Language||Grade C|
|Cambridge International Examination||International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) (English 1st language):|
Grade C International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) (English 2nd language):
Grade B O Level English Language: Grade C
For international candidates hoping to gain admission at the institute in the comings sessional term, an estimated cost for international students to stay in UK is mentioned as follows:
|Type of Program||Domestic||International|
|Economics and Finance||9,250 GBP||18,000 GBP|
|Accounting and finance||9,250 GBP||18,000 GBP|
|Business management||9,250 GBP||18,000 GBP|
|Marketing||9,250 GBP||18,000 GBP|
|Type of Program||Domestic||International|
|MBA||24,000 GBP||24,000 GBP|
|Banking and Finance||10,200 GBP||21,600 GBP|
|International Business management||10,200 GBP||21,600 GBP|
|International Marketing||10,200 GBP||21,600 GBP|
Other expenses apart from the basic tuition fee are as given below.
|Type of Expenditure||Cost (in GBP, per week)|
|Accommodation (includes basic facilities)||300|
|Books and supplies||12|
|Clothing and personal care||25|
The institute provides several awards and scholarships as financial support for international students looking to study in the UK. Some such awards are discussed as follows:
|Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships||1,500 GBP- 5,000 GBP||Available to students hailing from India, Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia|
|Vice-Chancellor’s Excellence Scholarship awards||13 awards with 50% tuition relief and 2 awards with 100%||outstanding applicants applying for undergraduate studies hailing from India, Kenya, Malaysia, Turkey and the USA|
|International foundation scholarship||Up to 20,000 GBP or 10,000 GBP||hold an offer to study at INTO Newcastle University in a foundation programme.|
Newcastle University Business School students are viable to avail the following benefits post their graduation,
Few notable alumni include David Badcock, Founder/director of Action Advertising. Peter Wisniewski, HR director, Nike. Sue Wilson CBE, Emmaus north-east Board member at live theatre and many more.
The university is the most targeted university by the UK's leading employers for the past six years. It was given a Graduate Prospectus score of 82.6% by the Times/Sunday times, university guide 2017.
Career services at the university hosts numerous events, related to the career growth of the students, which include, Workshops, Recruitment fairs, START UP, Employers on campus, External events.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$23,760 / Year|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$23,760 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$28,512 / Year|