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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What will it be like to study Engineering at the new Stephenson building?

A £110m investment in our Engineering facilities will transform our Stephenson building into the home for people who make things happen.

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This is how we support our students' mental heatlh

University can feel daunting sometimes, and that's okay. Here are the resources and support available to all Newcastle University students.  Taking care of your mental health at university is priority number one. 

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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 uni?

Starting university is an exciting time, but it's also a time of change. You're turning the page to a new chapter, one of self-reliance and self-discovery. So it isn't surprising that some challenges you may face during your time with us - from home sickness to time management - may make you feel...

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Why Scottish students should study in England

You don’t need to hop on a plane to study in another country…just cross the border into England. If you’re a Scottish student thinking about studying in England, then keep reading, because we’ve taken a look at some of the differences between Scottish and English universities – and the results may...

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Clearing - Greg's story

Worried about Results Day and not sure what it's like to go through Clearing? We talked to Greg, who joined Newcastle University through Clearing, to find out what it was like, how he felt and what life is like studying at Newcastle.


Clearing - Anna's story

Worried about Results Day and not sure what it's like to go through Clearing? We talked to Anna, who joined Newcastle University through Clearing, to find out what it was like, how she felt and what life is like studying at Newcastle.


Why it’s not too late to apply for a Postgraduate Masters course – A practical guide to applying

Not every student's journey to university is the same. As we write this blog in June, it’s still not too late to apply for a postgraduate course. So, if you’ve been thinking about it - but thought the opportunity had passed you by - keep reading! Did you know that some universities will accept...

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