Newcastle University in Singapore

Postgraduate Opportunities

Newcastle Research & Innovation Institute (NewRIIS) delivers 7 postgraduate programmes developed, monitored and awarded solely by Newcastle University's main campus in UK.

NewRIIS is a fully owned subsidiary of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (also known as Newcastle University).


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Virtual Postgraduate Programme Preview sessions

NewRIIS conducts Virtual Postgraduate Programme Preview where live presentations on the postgraduate programmes conducted by our Degree Programme Directors.

The preview sessions will be conducted virtually, at 6.30pm - 8.00pm (Singapore time) on the following dates:

  • 18 May 2021 (Tuesday)
  • 17 June 2021 (Thursday)
  • 15 July 2021 (Thursday)
  • 14 October 2021 (Thursday)
  • 18 November 2021 (Thursday)

Register for your preferred session here:

Contact us if you need further assistance. 

Teaching Staff

Teaching Staff

For information on the teaching staff at NewRIIS, please refer to the Teaching Staff List ‌‌‌


Average teacher-student ratio

Average teacher-student ratio

At NewRIIS, all postgraduate taught programmes adhere to the following ratio


Each student in a MSc programme is assigned a Personal Tutor to provide support and guidance to the student. 

Each MPhil and PhD student is assigned a main supervisor and a co-supervisor.


Graduate Outcomes

NewRIIS Graduate Outcomes Sharing for the AY2019/20

Following are the outcomes relating to the 2019/20 graduating cohort. We are now able to share this data with you, and the findings from 2019/20 cohort are as follows:

PhD Awarded 4
MPhil Awarded 4
MSc with Distinction 1
MSc with Merit 3