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  • Locations: Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 08/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/21/2019 05/31/2019
NOTE: **Estimated start and end dates.
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/24/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified via email upon acceptance into this program.
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study: Business Language of Instruction: English
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Visa Required: No
Minimum Number of Credit Hours: 12 Program Type: Reciprocal Student Exchange
Program Description:

About the program: 

Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.

Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. They are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.

Northumbria works with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 560 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit the University’s programs. Innovative and entrepreneurial, they are also ranked fourth in the UK for graduate business start-ups.

Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, has earned a full five-year Business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Minimum Requirements:
  • UCF GPA: 2.75 
  • Must be a pre-business or business major
  • Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
  • Must be registered full-time while participating in the exchange
  • Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad
 For general CBA study abroad inquiries, refer to this website:
Program Contact:

To discuss coursework, schedule an appointment with Holly Bouma, Associate Director of International Programs, CBA,

Application Process:

You can apply online for this program.  

All applications will be reviewed and selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant and how well the program fits with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.

Additional Information:
Northumbria University

IIE: A Student Guide to Study Abroad