International student societies: how to make friends at university

Wondering how you’ll make new friends when you’re studying in the UK? One of the best ways is to join a student society. Newcastle University is home to over 27,000 students from 145 countries. With such a vibrant, multicultural community our societies include groups representing countries from...

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Budgeting for students in the UK | Student budget tips

With the rising cost of living, are you wondering how you're going to cope when you go to university?

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Personal statement structure | Advice for international students

As a potential student, you will be asked to write a personal statement – also known as a statement of purpose – detailing your skills, experience, and suitability for the course as part of your application to study at a UK university. Whether you’re just starting your personal statement or looking...

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An international student's guide to late applications and Clearing 2023

Think you have left it too late to study in the UK and apply to Newcastle University this year? Or perhaps you are worrying about your exam results, and don’t know how to make your dream of studying at a Global Top 110 university come true?

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Study in the UK | What is an undergraduate degree?

Chances are you have heard the terms ‘undergraduate’ and ‘undergraduate degree’ while researching what it would be like to study at a UK university. But do you know what they mean? In this blog, we have looked at some of the commonly asked questions about UK undergraduate degrees, what they are,...

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Built for you: what current students look forward to in our new engineering building

Our redeveloped Stephenson Building will be the place for future engineers and visionaries to come together and tackle world challenges. Some of our current students wanted to share their excitement about the project, so here are their stories…

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Study in the UK | Scholarships and funding for your UK uni journey

The UK’s higher education system is among the best in the world with 32% of undergraduate students achieving a first-class degree. Combine that with the opportunities to network and build your skills in a professional setting through the strong links UK universities like Newcastle have with...

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Study abroad: A dream come true for Gusaimas

As a global university our Study Abroad at Newcastle University programme allows students from around the world to learn with us for a semester or full academic year, enjoying an experience they’ll remember forever. Last year, through the Indonesian International Student Mobility Award (IISMA), 10...

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Study abroad: A life-changing opportunity in Newcastle

Studying abroad is a life-changing opportunity – a chance to spend a semester learning at some of the world’s top universities, experience a different culture and make unforgettable memories. Our Study Abroad at Newcastle University programme allows students from around the world to study at a...

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