United Kingdom: University of Newcastle upon Tyne
The university is located centrally in Newcastle, which is a typical college town in northeast England. The city center is compact so that things can be done by foot. The University is a so-called "red brick university", a term used to refer to universities founded in the late 19th and early 20th centuries in the major industrial cities of the United Kingdom.
University in brief
Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: September - December and January - June
Credit system: 60 credits correspond to 30 ECTS
Number of spots: 1 full-year spot or 2 semester spots for urban planning; 1 full-year spot or 2 semester spots for architecture.
Grade requirements: None