Newcastle University Business School


Newcastle University Business School is part of Newcastle University, a research-intensive Russell Group University with a proud history of over 180 years, committed to delivering world-class academic excellence. At Newcastle University Business School, we believe that business is shaped by the desire to think differently and the will to transform the status quo.
Our courses cover a range of learning experiences designed to suit the interests and varied backgrounds of students looking to explore career paths within the business world.

Choose Newcastle for your Master’s course
• Top 1% of business schools worldwide - We hold triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS
• One of the UK’s favourite university cities - Ranked 2nd in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2016
• UK top 20 for employability - The Guardian University Guide 2016
• In the Top 20 UK Universities targeted by Times Top 100 employer’s High Fliers Survey 2015
• 14th in the UK for research power - Research Excellence Framework 2014

Bold ambition
Our Business School is a hub of excellence and endeavour that will enable you to collaborate, learn and drive your desire to think differently.

We are proud of what we have to offer you: elite management education; world-leading research; and a vibrant city. We are looking for students with the ability to challenge today, and the potential to change the future of global business.

Global impact
Our triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS places us in the top 1% of business schools worldwide. We are proud of our position in this elite group of business schools, demonstrating our commitment to quality and highlighting our international credibility. We are a truly global Business School, 43% of our staff are international as are 43% of students.

Global networks
Employers are looking for tomorrow’s leaders: forward-looking leaders with the knowledge, drive and ambition to expand business thinking and redefine the future of international enterprise. You will be part of a dynamic community of over 31,000 graduates representing over 94 nationalities that unites opportunities, people and cultures – a growing influence on a global scale. With University campuses in Newcastle and London, you will capitalise on our well-established connections with business and industry and have access to a wide network of international alumni and partners.

Living in Newcastle
Newcastle offers something for everyone. It’s a vibrant and thriving student-friendly city attracting over 50,000 students each year among its 290,000 population, and is a top destination for students from across the globe. It is the cosmopolitan capital of the North East of England thanks to significant cultural investment and the development of world-class facilities. With an enviable reputation as one of the UK’s favourite cities (Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2016), Newcastle is famous for its warm welcome, world-class music, arts, shopping and sport right in the city centre, and offers a competitive cost of living compared with other major cities. It’s a great place to live and study.

Our admissions process
We welcome applications from students from a wide variety of backgrounds who can demonstrate motivation, ability and potential to study with us at postgraduate level. Apply online to our courses and track your application progress in real-time.

Academic requirements
For entry onto our Masters’ courses you should hold a 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent. We have experience in evaluating qualifications from many different countries and welcome applications from students with equivalent European and international qualifications. Some of our Masters’ courses have specific subject requirements; please see individual course web pages for further information.

Contact us
T: +44 (0)191 208 1503

Connect with us
Twitter: @NCLBusiness
Facebook: Newcastle University Business School
Student blog: Newcastle University Business School blog
YouTube: Newcastle University Business School

Contact details

5 Barrack Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)191 208 1503

General funding sources

For general sources of funding that may apply for study in this department, visit the page(s) below.