The Newcastle College is situated in the heart of Newcastle. Life at Newcastle College is a great Journey that students can ride on a brilliant student experience as well as industry knowledge within a real work environment. Newcastle provides multi-million- pound world-class facilities for the student’s welfare that helps to develope a sense of self-worth and strengthen personal growth. Therefore, The college is selected as the best student city in the country. Newcastle is famous for the friendly environment, retail practice, tasty restaurants as well as award-winning culture. Moreover, Graduates from Newcastle College are highly demanding. They don’t need to seek employment rather they are sought after by employers.
Rankings and Achievements
Newcastle College wins the 2018 Queen’s Anniversary Prize In 2019, The Newcastle college got number One Ranked Student City (The Student Hut)
Rutherford Memorial College became established as Rutherford Grammar School (1894-1945). Then, in 1962, the two divisions were found named ‘The College of Further Education’ and ‘The Charles Trevelyan Technical College’. After that in 1972, the two colleges re-united and was given the name Newcastle College. In 2013, the college assigned the new Principal, Carole Kitchin. Newcastle College is an indispensable part of NCG (formerly Newcastle College Group) which is called the largest education, training and employability organization in England. It’s a movement of more than £155million.
There are Over 70 Degree Courses are available at Newcastle College. In the field of exciting subject areas, from business to beauty, sport to automotive, several courses are offered. The duration of the course is one day and 10 weeks that helps to travel with the passion to a new sector. The Newcastle students can choose any discipline by following their choice and eligibility. The faculties are as follows:
- Faculty of Art and Design
- Faculty of Automotive, Business, Aviation
- Faculty of Computing, Digital arts
- Faculty of Science, Health and care
- Faculty of Engineering, Law, Sport, Childcare
- Faculty of Travel and Tourism.
Full-time students – over 80%
International students – 20%
Breakdown of fee structure
The International tuition fee is £9,000- £25,725 annually.
Almost £1000 Cash Bursary is available.
Facilities and Services
Almost 16,000 students prefer Newcastle College for the exclusive facilities. Many free short courses are offered for those who are willing to take employment and want to develop their skills. The teaching staff are very inspirational who spread over industry knowledge to the students. The college has the Chef’s Academy which was the winner of AA College Rosette Restaurant. Therefore, the Sports Injury Clinic, over 40 different facial or body Treatments, Hi -spec music facilities are available. Any kind of initiatives and events take place by the Students’ Union (SU). They handle the responsibilities of the Fresher’s and it ends up to the year awards nights. No discrimination is found in race, religion, age, gender or disability. Moreover, SU officers are very much fair at all time.
Newcastle College has a students’ community with more than 50 nationalities across the globe. Students become part of this dynamic community and can spend their time full of energy and life. People from all over the world gather here and make lifelong friends. Therefore, they can live life studying just a stone’s throw away, grab the independence and gain award- winning support. The Student Fellowship Program enables higher education studies. The quality of the learning experience leads students to the future direction of the institution. The Newcastle support teams give their services like study support, financial or course advice all year round.
The Newcastle College is the only college in the UK that holds a AA College Rosette. Students can enjoy fresh, delicious, seasonal produce at The Chefs’ Academy and Bistro. The On-campus facility is available in the restaurant that is rare in London city.Therefore, an On-campus restaurant allows increasing the professional skills of the students. Besides that, a wide range of comfortable rooms is available on the campuses. Around a 200 seat theatre, as well as hair salons and professional kitchens, are at hand.
The transport links are well accessed that students from Newcastle can travel easily from one place to another. There is a walking distance from Newcastle Central Station. Therefore, Public transports are available at Newcastle Upon Tyne. The College students get the facility of Buses, Underground or Train.