Our Region

One of the best student cities in the UK

Newcastle is the regional capital of the North East and is renowned as one of the best student cities in the UK.

Voted Best UK City 2014 by readers of the Guardian and Observer

"Newcastle’s atmosphere of almost pathological friendliness and good humour stems from one simple thing: all Geordies believe themselves blessed to have been born here. Theirs is the boisterous self-confidence of a chosen people."

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What can I expect?

A vibrant student population and a warm and friendly atmosphere make it a popular destination for students from across the world. First-class culture, vibrant nightlife, fantastic shopping, award-winning dining, inspiring heritage and acclaimed architecture are just some of the things you can expect from this exciting city.

Newcastle has a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world and consists of a mix of nationalities so you can be sure of the opportunity to practise your English and make rapid progress.

Cost of living

Newcastle benefits from a low cost of living - cheaper than the south of England. One of the many benefits of living in Newcastle is the low cost of student accommodation and food, leisure facilities and nightlife.

To view some of the fantastic things Newcastle has to offer, browse the image gallery below:

Further Information

For further information on what Newcastle and the north east has to offer, expand the sections below: