Newcastle University is a public research university located in Newcastle upon Tyne in the north-east of England. It was established as a School of Medicine and Surgery in 1834 and became the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Newcastle University is a member of the Russell Group, an association of research-intensive UK universities. The University has one of the largest EU research portfolios in the UK. Newcastle has been ranked in the top 20 in the Times Higher Education’s Student Experience Survey in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
INTO Newcastle University offers a wide range of academic programmes and English language courses designed specifically for international students. The courses help to prepare for entry to Newcastle University and adapt to living and studying in a UK university environment. Students at INTO Newcastle University benefit from living and studying on a university campus right in the heart of the city. INTO Newcastle have highly experienced and qualified teachers of both English and academic subjects who work closely together to ensure that students have the best possible learning experience.
The newly completed INTO Newcastle University Centre opened in September 2012 and is an exciting addition to the University’s campus. It combines exceptional learning facilities with highly-qualified teachers and dedicated support staff and is located right in the heart of the city. Everything in the INTO Centre has been developed, the student, in mind. Living and learning on the University campus means students have access to the best learning and recreation facilities to prepare you for life at university and beyond.
Overall satisfaction levels for students on pathway programmes at the INTO centre are 94%. This is the highest level at any of INTO’s eight centres in the UK and reflects students’ satisfaction with both their living and academic experience, and the support services provided by the centre.