Over 120,000 Chinese people live in London ensuring that there is a vibrant sense of Chinese culture in the capital.

The information below covers entry requirements, information on scholarships and bursaries, contact details, travel information and extra suggestions for Chinese students thinking about studying with us at our Northumbria University London Campus.

Meet your regional team

Carrie Yang
Regional Manager

Susan Su
International Officer

Wayne Liew
International Officer

Entry requirements

At Northumbria University we recognise a number of international qualifications held by Chinese students applying for our programmes.

Please see the details below for the current qualifications and the equivalencies we accept.

For entry to You will need Grade required
2nd or 3rd Year Entry (depending on course and subjects taken) / Undergraduate Top-Up 3 Year Diploma 70%
211/985 University 70% average in undergraduate studies
Non 211/985 University 75% average in undergraduate studies
Postgraduate Programmes (for courses requiring a 2:2 equivalent) Bachelor Degree (4 Year) 70% for courses requiring a 2:2.
75% for courses requiring a 2:1
Graduate Certificate Bachelor Degree (4 Year) 60%

Full entry requirements, by country can be seen here.

Depending which programme you choose to study at the Northumbria University London Campus and your previous qualifications, you may be eligible for a bursary and/or scholarship.

All of our scholarships and bursaries are automatically applied when we process your application and one of our team will be able to confirm your eligibility.

Merit scholarships

The following merit scholarship will automatically apply if you have not already received a country bursary.

Grade Bursary
1st Class £2,500
2nd Class Upper (2:1) £2,000

 

Throughout the year our team travel to China for events and to meet with students.

Once dates are confirmed, the details of our trips will be available so you can arrange to meet our team in country. In the meantime, please feel free to contact us by using our enquiry form.

Our regional team make regular visits to China throughout the year and are able to help answer any questions you might have about our London programmes, studying with us, the application process and much more.

Carrie Yang Carrie Yang
Regional Manager
Email: carrie.yang@northumbria.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)121 616 7427
Wayne Liew Wayne Liew
International Officer
Email: Wayne.liew@northumbria.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)121 616 7452

 

If you would like to speak with our in-country officer, please use the details below.

Frank Wang
Northumbria University China Office Room 1503, Block B, Winterless Centre Jia 1, Xi Da Wang Road Chaoyang District Beijing 100026 P. R. China

Tel: (+86) 10 6538 8135
Fax: (+86) 10 6538 8136
Email: frank.wang@northumbria.ac.uk

Over 12,000 Chinese people live in London ensuring that there is a vibrant sense of Chinese culture in the capital.

There are many Chinese community centres across the city, they can be found in: Chinatown, Barnet, Camden, Hackney, Islington, Lambeth, Haringey and Tower Hamlets. In addition, there are large organisations such as the London Chinese Community Centre, London Chinatown Chinese Association and the London Cultural Centre which all organise regular community events that you can attend.

Chinatown

Chinatown plays a large part in London’s Chinese community and can be found on Gerrard Street, near Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square underground stations.

Here is where you can find a large range of Chinese restaurants and supermarkets, including:

Restaurants

  • Four Seasons – known for Hong Kong-style Cantonese roast duck and their specials menu
  • Barshu – spicy Sichuan specialities (on nearby Frith Street)
  • Feng Wei Shi Tang – authentic Sichuan food
  • Little Lamb Hotpot – cook meat, seafood and veg in hot stock (on nearby Shaftesbury Avenue)

Supermarkets

  • New Loon Fung
  • New Loon Moon
  • SeeWoo Supermarket

Leisure

For those avid karaoke fans, London has lots of places to choose from, including:

  • Kirin Chinese Restaurant – near Cannon St station
  • JinLi KTV – near Chinatown
  • Sanxia Renjia Chinese Restaurant and Karaoke – Goodge Street
  • Sichuan Restaurant – Greenwich

London also has the Westminster Chinese Library in the Charing Cross Library. The Library is home to one of the UK’s biggest public collections of Chinese materials. Users of the library can choose from the collection of over 50,000 Chinese books available, music and films.

Our Campus can be easily reached from many of London’s airports via public transport.

From London Heathrow:

Option 1 – 50 mins

  • Get the Heathrow Express train to London Paddington
  • Take the Circle or Hammersmith & City underground to Liverpool Street station
  • The campus is a 5 minute walk from the station

Option 2 – 1 hr 10 mins

  • Get the Piccadilly underground eastbound to Holborn station
  • Change to the Central line going eastbound to Liverpool Street station
  • The campus is a 5 minute walk from the station

From London Gatwick:

  • Get the Gatwick Express to London Victoria station
  • Take either the Circle or District underground eastbound to Liverpool Street station
  • The campus is a 5 minute walk from the station

The address for the campus is:

110 Middlesex Street
London
E1 7HT

View more information on the campus and directions here

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