How easy is it to get to Newcastle?

Worried about being able to afford travelling to university or do you just want peace of mind that your family and friends are a short trip away, should you need them? There are lots of reasons for choosing a university that's easy to get to and has plenty of transport links. Find out why Newcastle...

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Can I get into a UK University with an International Baccalaureate?

Are you an IB student considering going to university in the UK? Find out everything you need to know about university entry requirements, including how UCAS points work if you're an IB student, in our latest blog. What is an International Baccalaureate (IB)? The International Baccalaureate Diploma...

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How to apply for a Master's: a step-by-step guide

A Master’s degree can help you refine your career goals as you immerse yourself in a subject you're passionate about. You’ll develop skills highly valued by employers in your chosen discipline and apply your ideas and experience to your studies. If that sounds like the next step you want to take,...

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What might university accommodation be like in 2021?

If you’re thinking about going to university in 2021, are you wondering what it will be like to live away from home? In this blog we’ve tried to give you an insight into what it could be like to live with us, and how we support our students.

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How to Write a Personal Statement for Electronic & Electrical Engineering

Are you interested in studying Electronic and Electrical Engineering degree? Engineering can be quite a competitive subject area, but don't worry, we're here to help you write a personal statement that's sure to impress.  To help you with your application, we spoke to Richard Glenton, the Deputy...

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How to Write a Personal Statement for Nutrition

Are you interested in studying a Food and Human Nutrition degree? One of the first steps to applying to the degree is to write your personal statement.  To help you with your application to study Human Nutrition we spoke with Dr Tom Hill, the Degree Programme Director, to find out what he looks for...

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Flavia's Story: What is Online Learning Really Like?

For current and prospective students, university has become filled with lots of unknowns. If you want to know what the day-to-day life of a student during Covid-19 is like, read our latest blog from undergraduate student Flavia. I am Flavia, a final year student studying Food and Human Nutrition at...

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Hope's Story: What is Online Learning Really Like?

For those who are struggling to get an idea of what online learning is like, we've asked our current undergraduate students to tell us about their experience. Read how Hope is finding online learning below. How did you feel about a new term of blended learning?  I expected the new term to consist...

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James' Story: What is Online Learning Really Like?

University this year is unlike any other year. If you're a little worried about what blended learning means, read our blog from current undergraduate student, James, to find out what online learning is really like. How did you feel about a new term of blended learning?  As a Dental Student, my time...

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