We are a world-class university, ranked 122nd in the world (QS 2023), advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions, and solving global problems. Newcastle University Business School holds the coveted triple-crown accreditation, placing us among the world’s elite business schools.

At Newcastle University, we strive towards helping achieve the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDGs). Newcastle University is ranked 1st in the UK and 8th in the world for sustainable development in The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022.

With history dating back to 1830s and a member of the prestigious Russell Group, we have an outstanding global reputation and have numerous programmes ranked in the World Top 100. We inspire the minds of over 29,000 students from over 120 countries. Our outstanding reputation for academic excellence and high graduate employability ensures we are a first-choice destination for students from around the world.

The University is also custodian of the prestigious Gertrude Bell archive which has been recognised by UNESCO as a collection of global significance (particularly for the people of Iraq) – https://gertrudebell.ncl.ac.uk/about

Our beautiful campus is located at the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, voted as the 6th best student city in the UK and amongst the top 10 most affordable student cities in the UK (QS 2023). Our city has also been named as the UK’s smartest city in the global Smart City Index.

Newcastle University is home to teaching and research across a diverse and exciting range of subject areas. We have over 200 undergraduate and 300 postgraduate degrees to choose from.

Newcastle University has a long history of welcoming Iraqi students especially those sponsored by the various awarding bodies, HCED, MOHESR and KRG, and we have significant numbers of alumni that have returned to Iraq and work within the HE Sector.




For any enquiries please contact:

Stephen North

Regional Manager Middle East & Sponsor Relations

Email: [email protected]