My Biology Field Trip | Scaling New Heights to the Soutpansberg Mountains

Fieldtrips are a fantastic opportunity to put your skills and knowledge into practice. Our Biology and Zoology students recently travelled to South Africa to experience a new climate, culture, and ecosystem.

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How to Apply for Student Finance

Getting everything in order before you start university can feel a little overwhelming at times. Particularly, applying for student finance. Many future students find applying for their student loans intimidating, so below, we’ve put together our complete guide to the entire process - including the...

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Top 10 Events in March

With the holidays just around the corner and longer, lighter evenings on the horizon; it’s time to spring into action and enjoy one or two of these top Toon events…

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Surviving Open Days | Top Tips for Parents

A university Open Day is a chance for soon-to-be-students and their parents to explore what it's like to  study at university and the campus experience. Families get the chance to find out about courses, accommodation, student support, and careers' services. There’s a lot on offer at an Open Day -...

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7 Perfect Places for Pancake Day

Treat yourselves this Shrove Tuesday and indulge in some sweet, chocolatey or savoury crepes at one of our favourite tip top cafes. And all within a mile walk from campus, you'll be utterly spoiled for choice...

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What is Newcastle University doing to help fight climate change?

Ranked 3rd in the UK for United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, our University is committed to reducing its environmental impact.  Learn what Newcastle University is doing to help combat the climate crisis. Engineering student Nic is here to tell us more.

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Student Diary | A day in the life of a Marine Technology student

Curious to find out what a typical day is like for a Marine Technology student? Find out why Zoe chose to study her course, and what she thinks of the reality of student life... Hi! My name is Zoe and I'm a second year student at Newcastle studying MEng Marine Technology with Naval Architecture.

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Student Diary | A day in the life of a Geospatial Engineering student

Curious to find out what a typical day would be for an engineering student? Find out why Sheoma chose to study Geospatial Engineering, and what she thinks of the reality of student life... Hi everyone!

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Student Diary | A day in the life of a Mechanical Engineering student

Curious to find out what a typical day would be for an engineering student? Find out why Reuben chose to study Mechanical Engineering, and what he thinks of the reality of student life... Hi everyone!

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