Excellence with a Purpose

Postgraduate Funding

Postgraduate Scholarships

We’re offering 146 scholarships to help under-represented groups study a postgraduate taught degree. Each award is £10,000 for students:

  • starting a course in 2015
  • with an offer of a place on an eligible course
  • charged the undergraduate higher rate tuition fees from 2012

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World-changing research

International Research Impact

Our academics are sharply focused on responding to the major challenges facing society today.

Our research is world-leading in areas as diverse as health, policy, culture and the environment.

Find out about our latest research news and job opportunities.

Latest News

Experts call for devolved infrastructure powers and funding for local authorities
Senior researchers at some of the country’s leading universities are calling for more devolved powers and funding for local authorities to solve the UK’s infrastructure challenges.

New study to explore the unintentional overdosing of vitamin A
Newcastle University academic Dr Georg Lietz has been awarded $2.1M by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to assess the safety of vitamin A programs targeted at children in developing countries.

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Partnerships and Associations

Leading in Research: Newcastle University is a member of the Russell Group INTO Newcastle University - English language study partnership Newcastle Biomedicine - our partnership with the NHS At the heart of Science City: Our world-class science is helping to build Britain's knowledge economy Queen's Anniversary Prizes Erasmus+