Student Diary | A Day in the Life of a Geography & Planning Student

Curious to find out what a typical day is like for a Geography and Planning student? Find out why Hannah chose to study her subject, and what she thinks of the reality of student life... University life is about so much more than just your studies and your degree. For many of us, it is the first...

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Student Diary | A day in the life of a Combined Honours student

Curious to find out what a typical day is like for a Combined Honours student? Find out why Claudia chose to study her subjects, and what she thinks of the reality of student life... Being a Combined Honours student means that day-to-day life at university is always varied: with different subjects,...

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When is Newcastle University Open Day 2020?

The next Newcastle University Open Day for prospective undergraduate students is Friday 26th June 2020.  There's no better way to get a real feel for university life than by visiting an Open Day Attend our Undergraduate Open Day at Newcastle University Campus. Each Open Day runs from 9am to 4pm,...

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What to do at an Open Day | Your Open Day Checklist

There’s no better way to get a feel for a university than spending some time on campus. From attending engaging subject talks to going on an accommodation tour – coming to an Open Day is the only way to truly know if a university is right for you.

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International Women's Day 2020

This International Women's Day, let's celebrate some of the truly inspirational women we have with us here at Newcastle University. I am an international scholar in gender, leadership and identity

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University Mental Health Day 2020

It’s University Mental Health Day & we’re here to make sure you know more about the support available to you.

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How is University Different to School or College?

Sixth form and university differ in many ways – including teaching, learning methods, daily routines, and adapting to a new city. We asked one of our current students, Ramita, how life at university had surprised her after school. I moved all the way from Milton Keynes to Newcastle just under six...

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What Sustainability-led Research is Happening at Newcastle University

It's World Engineering Day and Nic is here to share what sustainability-led research is happening at Newcastle University.

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What life skills do you develop at university? | A Guide for Parents

Studying a degree is a big investment, but it doesn't just culminate in a qualification for your son or daughter. With all the hard work comes a myriad of transferable skills that will see them go on to excel in the professional world.

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