Study with us | Newcastle University facilities

According to one of the most popular university ranking systems – QS World University Rankings – our facilities are five-star. High-specification labs, innovative teaching and lecture spaces, clinical skills suites, rehearsal spaces, industry-standard workshops and studios, are just the tip of the...

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5 benefits for students living at home during university

Moving out to go to university is a big deal, but it's not for everyone. Each year, many students opt to live at home during their studies and still get to enjoy all the fun and excitement of university life without having to compromise on home comforts. As you weigh up your options, we've explored...

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How important are GCSEs?

It can be hard to think further than school or college when you're a young person. In this blog, we'll talk you through how GCSEs can inform your next steps and why they could be the jumping-off point for your future. In this blog, we’ve explained just how important GCSE grades are. And the options...

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What is the academic year like at a UK university?

The standard of education in the United Kingdom is very high. In fact, the UK is known for having some of the highest-ranking universities in the QS World Rankings and Times Higher Education World Rankings. This is why a degree from the UK is respected by employers all over the world. If you’re...

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Applying to university in 2024 | A parent’s timeline

Is your child thinking about applying to university in 2024? If they are, it might feel like you have plenty of time before they start this next big adventure. But actually, there are things you could be doing now, both to support them and help make sure their application goes smoothly.

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How to make your university firm and insurance choices

You’ve received offers to study at university and now you have to decide which one to accept. But what do your offers actually mean and how do you make the right choice for you? Read on to find out more about university offers, the difference between firm and insurance choices and some of the...

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How to get the most out of a postgraduate Open Day

Open Days are a rare opportunity to get a real feel for university life, to speak to staff and students and map out your next chapter. But how can you make sure no stone goes unturned, and you get the most out of your day?

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Your Step-by-Step Guide to Applying for Postgraduate Courses

Each university has its own system for postgraduate admissions and programs. So, if you're interested in studying a postgraduate degree, you will have to apply separately for each university. Read our step-by-step guide to the UK postgraduate application process below. There is no limit to the...

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Unibuddy | Find out what university is really like

Choosing the right university – whether you’re hoping to do an undergraduate degree or want to go on to postgraduate study – can be tough. Deciding where to go and what to study can take months of research and careful thought and, with so much information available, you can end up feeling a little...

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