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Cost-of-living crisis: how we can support you

Are you worrying about the cost-of-living crisis and how you might be affected when you go to university? According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), 92% of higher education students say their living costs have risen compared to last year. At Newcastle, we don’t want our students to face...

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Inside our new Engineering Building: The Maker Space

We are transforming our historic Stephenson Building into a home for the next generation of visionary engineers to come together and create the technology of tomorrow. Opening in September 2023, our Maker Space will be a truly creative and collaborative environment in which students can thrive.

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Experiment takes flight with European Space Agency

Four Newcastle University PhD students represented the UK when they put their research to the test during a European Space Agency (ESA) programme. Koren, Tom, Kitty and Alex of Team SUGAR – Saccharomyces cerevisiae Uptake of Glucose Applying Real-time imaging – were selected to take part in the...

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Study abroad: A dream come true for Gusaimas

As a global university our Study Abroad at Newcastle University programme allows students from around the world to learn with us for a semester or full academic year, enjoying an experience they’ll remember forever. Last year, through the Indonesian International Student Mobility Award (IISMA), 10...

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Study abroad: A life-changing opportunity in Newcastle

Studying abroad is a life-changing opportunity – a chance to spend a semester learning at some of the world’s top universities, experience a different culture and make unforgettable memories. Our Study Abroad at Newcastle University programme allows students from around the world to study at a...

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Study abroad: Making memories to last a lifetime

Whether it’s learning to fly a broomstick, or eating fish and chips at the beach, students on our Study Abroad at Newcastle University programme make memories that last a lifetime. Studying abroad allows students to live and learn in a foreign country for a single semester or a full academic year.

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Studying climate change in the High Arctic

This summer, Stage 3 Geography students Eleanor and Rebecca spent a month on Norway’s remote Svalbard archipelago, carrying out research on the Longyearbreen glacier for their dissertation. This is their reflection on what they found and why it’s important.

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This is how we're creating a sustainable university

We've been voted the No1 University in the UK for sustainable action. Let's find out why. In this blog, we'll be digging into what a sustainable university actually is and exploring the steps we're taking to safeguard the future of our planet.

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How do I look after my mental health at university?

Starting university is an exciting time, but it's also a time of change, and that can be unsettling. As you turn the page to a new chapter of self-reliance and self-discovery, you could be feeling a little worried about some of the challenges you might face at uni. To help you look after your...

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