Welcome & Inductions

Welcome and Inductions

Explore the city, meet your classmates and make new friends.

Smiling students sitting in a lecture theatre.

For September starters the induction and orientation activities that take place during your first week are designed to help you settle into a new city, make new friends, and prepare yourself for the start of term. Some activities, like Freshers' Week, are optional. Some are compulsory.

As well as completing registration, you must attend induction activities at your school. Schools are grouped into three Faculties and induction information for each school will be added when available for registration for 2017/2018:

Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering

School of Computing Science

School of Engineering

School of Natural and Environmental Sciences 

  • Agriculture, Food and Rural Development; Biology; Chemistry; Earth Science; Environmental Science; Marine Science

School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics


Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Architecture, Planning & Landscape

School of Arts and Cultures

Combined Honours

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Newcastle Law School

School of Modern Languages

  • Undergraduate induction information:

QT19 Modern Languages and Linguistics (Stage 1)  (PDF: 129KB)

R9Q9 Modern Languages, Translating and Interpreting (Stage 1) (PDF: 128KB)

RT47 Modern Languages (Stage 1) (PDF: 127KB)

TN92 Modern Languages and Business Studies (Stage 1) (PDF: 129KB)

TT12 Chinese Japanese Studies (Stage 1) (PDF: 128KB)

T901 Modern Languages (Stage 1) (PDF: 128KB)

School of Modern Languages Language meetings - open to all students of all stages (PDF: 67.4KB)

  • Postgraduate Taught induction information:

MA in Film: Theory and Practice (PDF: 68.9KB)

MA Professional Translation for European Languages (PDF: 10.9KB)

MA Translating and Interpreting (Stage One) (PDF: 73.4KB)

MA Translating and Interpreting (Stage 2 Continuing Students) (PDF: 9.11KB)

MA Translating and Interpreting (Stage 2 Direct Entry)

Newcastle University Business School


Medical Sciences

School of Biomedical Sciences

School of Psychology