Newcastle University is a world-class university dated back to 1834, with an Internationally recognised reputations for academic excellence. Newcastle University is a member of the elite Russell Group of research-intensive universities. Newcastle’s high-quality teaching, strong research profile, and outstanding student support make it one of the most popular universities in the UK. Situated in the heart of one of the UK’s most dynamic student cities, Newcastle University is home to over 27,000 students including 5,400 International students. International students appreciate Newcastle’s city-centre campus and excellent travel links, with a staff complement of more than 6,200, Newcastle’s reputation has resulted in attracting some of the leading academics and researchers from around the globe, opening access to a wealth of global experiences and expertise for our students. Newcastle is the National Innovation centre for a range of different research areas i.e see also Unicaf 2020 University Scholarship Programme For Students

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    Vice-Chancellor’s scholarship at University of Newcastle for International students

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With a strong focus on internationalisation, Newcastle has built prestigious partnerships with institutions worldwide.

Newcastle University is considered one of the top 160 universities in the world by QS and overall satisfaction at the University is at 93%, one of the highest scores in the country. Newcastle believes in preparing students for the world of work through their degrees and support from the award-winning Careers Service.

Newcastle University is pleased to offer 200 partial Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships to assist International students to study an Undergraduate degree or Postgraduate Master’s degree.   see also Federal Government of Nigeria 2020/2021 Bilateral Educational Agreement Scholarship for Nigerian Undergraduates, Masters and PhD Students To study Overseas

Scholarship Value of Newcastle University

  • £1,500 to £5,000 tuition fee awards

Number of awards

200 in total for undergraduate and postgraduates students

Start date and duration

September 2020 for the duration of your course.

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Application closing date

Awards may be allocated early in the application cycle; early course applications are therefore encouraged.

Eligibility Criteria for Newcastle University

  • Must be a national of one of the following countries: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand or Vietnam
  • Must have been offered a place to study on an eligible undergraduate or Master’s degree course at the University’s Newcastle city-centre campus for the 2020/21 academic year
  • Must be assessed as international for fee purposes
  • Successful applicants will be selected on merit. Further details on scholarship values and academic grades required can be found on the University country pages:

Eligible candidates will be assessed as part of their academic application.

Further details, including a list of non-eligible courses, can be found in the VCIS Undergraduate Partial Scholarships Regulations (PDF: 81 KB) or VCIS Postgraduate Partial Scholarships Regulations (PDF: 79KB).

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How to apply for Newcastle University Scholarship

Eligible candidates will automatically be considered for a Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship as part of their academic course application.

For more information send a email to :

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