Newcastle University Rankings

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In the World#162 of 14178
In Europe#41 of 2794
In the United Kingdom#15 of 163
In England#13 of 131
In Newcastle upon Tyne#1 of 2
In History#49 of 5,620

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
87%
Enrollment
27,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
ncl.ac.uk
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
70,689
Citations
2,554,088

Newcastle University majors

by publication count

Medicine
17,877
Biology
10,490
Computer science
6,401
Chemistry
6,128
Psychology
4,506
Materials science
3,350
Engineering
3,213
Sociology
2,652
Mathematics
1,981
Physics
1,561
Geology
1,511
Economics
1,511
Political science
1,455
Environmental science
1,294
Business
1,281
History
1,092
Geography
970
Art
600
Philosophy
395

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History815,184
Sociology8674,591
Geography12931,386
Medicine130720,250
Engineering13969,517
Economics16362,953
Biology169661,025
Psychology181207,591
Geology18456,318
Art1911,289
Political science20013,297
Environmental science20743,674
Computer science226121,857
Philosophy2831,330
Chemistry289185,031
Business33721,765
Mathematics37047,087
Materials science37772,283
Physics56536,056

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19906067705
19916268835
19927059840
199373210576
199475011128
199587313316
199680014372
199778315836
199883318029
199978620385
200086323732
200192125894
200288829435
200394434148
2004102437969
2005122643475
2006147850613
2007178358446
2008214568517
2009219778979
2010240691759
20112532107959
20122925126029
20133230143486
20143448157240
20153650167669
20164023170342
20174274185983
20184362179834
20194593212689
20204488240369

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate87%
Admissions RequirementsPasses 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
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - February; February-June)
Enrollment27,500
Full time employee3,250
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$11,250$13,750
International students$20,000$20,000

Newcastle University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

DoctorateAccountancy, 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

General info

Founded1963
WikipediaNewcastle University
AccreditationPrivy Council
Colorsblue
Academic structureFaculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
N8 Research Partnership
Russell Group
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

AddressKing's Gate
Newcastle upon Tyne, North East England, NE1 7RU
United Kingdom
City population300,000
Phone+44 (191) 208 6000
Fax+44 (191) 222 6229

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