Newcastle University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#187 of 14,131 In the World
#63 of 2,785 In Europe
#19 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#17 of 131 In England
#1 of 2 In Newcastle upon Tyne
#32 of 1,033 For Urban and Regional planning
Top100 For 30 other topics

Quick Review

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

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

Publications & Citations

Publications
63,050
Citations
2,515,153

Newcastle University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
19,797 / 997,673
Biology
14,012 / 817,487
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
10,751 / 368,710
Engineering
9,559 / 242,904
Chemistry
7,544 / 314,078
Computer Science
7,100 / 268,628
Environmental Science
5,677 / 266,494
Physics
5,185 / 140,493
Psychology
5,050 / 288,847
Business
3,813 / 146,518
Demography
3,123 / 190,077
Materials Science
3,040 / 79,250
Health Science
2,617 / 165,201
Sociology
2,473 / 80,420
Mathematics
2,242 / 79,311
Oncology and Cancer research
2,132 / 109,542
Economics
2,044 / 72,909
Genetics
2,008 / 197,209
Biochemistry
1,914 / 122,477
Immunology
1,798 / 126,951
Art & Design
1,759 / 29,047
Surgery
1,680 / 120,280
Pathology
1,536 / 92,929
Gerontology
1,431 / 98,510
Political Science
1,391 / 13,573
Geology
1,348 / 56,203
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,281 / 33,613
Public Health
1,260 / 62,992
Physical Therapy
1,225 / 70,866
Pediatrics
1,189 / 83,956
Neuroscience
1,161 / 68,464
Healthcare Management (MHA)
1,127 / 62,364
Ecology
1,085 / 78,282
Molecular Biology
1,083 / 67,729
Environmental Management
1,055 / 65,507
Geography and Cartography
991 / 28,697
Psychiatry
983 / 76,187
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
958 / 67,627
History
934 / 4,914
Family medicine
931 / 37,738

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 670 9859
1992 746 11005
1993 777 11754
1994 784 12318
1995 911 14534
1996 844 16113
1997 827 17507
1998 881 19655
1999 846 21982
2000 919 25469
2001 982 28244
2002 961 31738
2003 1022 37195
2004 1118 40708
2005 1381 46978
2006 1568 53890
2007 1888 62169
2008 2246 72741
2009 2305 83584
2010 2522 97216
2011 2694 113232
2012 3047 131894
2013 3386 151152
2014 3559 164937
2015 3763 176849
2016 4192 181402
2017 4509 200327
2018 4562 205360
2019 4832 240891
2020 5071 288327
2021 5227 337866

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

Doctorate 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

Newcastle University alumni

  1. Rowan Atkinson

    Rowan Atkinson
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Newcastle University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Engineering in electrical engineering
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorcomedianvoice actorstage actor
    Biography

    Rowan Sebastian Atkinson is an English actor, comedian and writer. He played the title roles on the sitcoms Blackadder (1983–1989) and Mr. Bean (1990–1995), and the film series Johnny English (2003–2018). Atkinson first came to prominence in the BBC sketch comedy show Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979–1982), receiving the 1981 BAFTA for Best Entertainment Performance, and via his participation in The Secret Policeman's Ball (1979). His other work includes the James Bond film Never Say Never Again (1983), playing a bumbling vicar in Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), voicing the red-billed hornbill Zazu in The Lion King (1994), and playing jewellery salesman Rufus in Love Actually (2003). Atkinson also featured in the BBC sitcom The Thin Blue Line (1995–1996). His work in theatre includes the role of Fagin in the 2009 West End revival of the musical Oliver!.

  2. Princess Eugenie

    Princess Eugenie
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Enrolled in Newcastle University
    2009-2012 graduated with undergraduate degree in English literature and art history
    Occupations
    aristocratdirectorpatron of the artsart director
    Biography

    Princess Eugenie, Mrs Jack Brooksbank is a member of the British royal family. She is the younger daughter of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah, Duchess of York. At birth, she was 6th in the line of succession to the British throne and is now 12th. She is the younger sister of Princess Beatrice.

  3. Bryan Ferry

    Bryan Ferry
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriteractormusicianpianistguitarist
    Biography

    Bryan Ferry CBE is an English singer and songwriter. His voice has been described as an "elegant, seductive croon". He also established a distinctive image and sartorial style; according to The Independent, Ferry and his contemporary David Bowie influenced a generation with both their music and their appearances. Peter York described Ferry as "an art object" who "should hang in the Tate".

  4. Perrie Louise Edwards

    Perrie Louise Edwards
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    singersongwriter
    Biography

    Perrie Louise Edwards is a British singer and a member of the girl group Little Mix. As of 2021, the group have sold over 65 million records worldwide, making them one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time.

General info

Founded 1963
Accreditation Privy Council
Colors blue
Academic structure Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
N8 Research Partnership
Russell Group
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

Address King's Gate
Newcastle upon Tyne, North East England, NE1 7RU
United Kingdom
City population 300,000
Phone +44 (191) 208 6000
Fax +44 (191) 222 6229

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