Newcastle University

The Fulbright Newcastle University Award covers the first year of any master's or doctoral degree programme offered by the university.

Newcastle University is a World Top 160 University and is home to a thriving international community of 27,750 students from over 120 countries. As a member of the Russell Group of research intensive universities in the UK, we have a world-class reputation for research excellence in the fields of medicine; science and engineering; social sciences and the humanities. We are committed to providing our students with excellent, research-led teaching delivered by dedicated and passionate teachers. This is reaffirmed by achieving a Gold Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). 

Newcastle University is a truly civic university with a strong sense of place, social justice and sustainability and has outstanding world-class facilities to match our internationally recognised teaching and research. The University’s beautiful and historic campus is located at the heart of a vibrant city ranked in the Top 5 places in the UK to study and is the main hub for the University’s teaching and research activities, as well as home to our awarding winning student support services, libraries, multi-million pound sports facilities and dedicated postgraduate accommodation. 

Grant amount

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £15,609 living stipend
  • $1500 travel stipend

The living stipend is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards the first year in the UK.

In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time).