Northumbria University 

Foundation Year 

Northumbria University Pathway programmes are delivered in Newcastle and enable International students to develop their English language and academic skills on programmes that are specifically tailored to their chosen target subject area, with teaching delivered at the main university campus. 

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Entry Requirements


5.5 /as low as 4.5

  • Speaking - 5.5
  • Listening - 5.5
  • Writing- 5.5


  • Completed 12 years of education in your home country.


  • £10,000 - £18,750

Four Reasons to Choose Northumbria

A student city

Newcastle’s 50,000 students provide the lifeblood to this great city, filling the countless cafes, restaurants, nightlife options, and bakeries. In fact, with a city population of 300,000, one in six people in Newcastle are students!

Great Teaching Standards

Northumbria University has been given a silver rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

A truly beautiful city

The city centre is one of the most charming Victorian boom-towns in the UK, with countless Grade I or II Listed neo-classic buildings. The city is known for its stunning collection of bridges spanning the exciting, vibrant Quayside area.

Academic Support

On-site academic and student support services, as well as access to University facilities, including the library, study spaces, computer suites and Students’ Union.

Where is the campus located?

Newcastle has a reputation for being both one of the friendliest and liveliest cities in the UK and definitely a great place for you to be a student. With 45,000 students making the choice to study in Newcastle every year you can be assured that the city is set up to make students just like you feel at home and part of the community.

How do I sign up?

Please click the button below to begin the process. Once you have done so, one of our education counsellors will be in contact via phone or email to answer any questions you may have!

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