Top places to explore in Newcastle

Want to discover more about Newcastle and see what this beautiful and friendly city has to offer? Read on to explore its history, culture and some of the top locations you simply cannot miss.

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What is the difference between an MSc and an MRes degree?

Coming to the end of your Bachelor’s degree and considering further study? When choosing a Master’s degree, the range of available postgraduate courses can be overwhelming. Read on to find out about taught and research Masters’ degrees, and in particular two of the most common Master’s...

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This is how to prepare for postgraduate study

Postgraduate study is such an exciting chapter in many people's lives. It's rewarding, challenging and it positions you at the forefront of research in your field. But how can you prepare for your postgraduate degree? In our blog, we've listed ways you can get a head start on your postgraduate...

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What is the Russell Group?

If you are thinking about studying at a UK university you will probably have heard of the Russell Group. But what is it? Which universities are in the group? And what makes them special? Read on to find out.

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Helping make your career dreams come true

We’re one of the top 20 'most targeted' universities by the UK's leading employers – that means you’ll leave us as a highly desirable graduate, ready to take the next steps in your career. Read on to find out about the resources, services and advice you could access to achieve your career dreams if...

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The graduate immigration route explained

On 1 July 2021, the UK's Graduate Immigration Route opened for applications. But what does this mean for you? Not only is the UK a great place to receive a world-class education, you can also get valuable work experience and add some of the world's biggest brands to your CV in the process. The...

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5 transferable skills from university

Transferable skills are skills that can be applied to any situation or workplace. For example, communication skills or problem-solving.  When you go to university, you become an expert in your subject area but you also build on valuable skills that will help you in your professional career, and can...

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Study with us | A guide to our 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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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, Times Higher Education Ranking and Academic Ranking of World Universities. This is why a degree from the UK is respected by employers...

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