How do I look after my mental health at uni?

Starting university is an exciting time, but it's also a time of change. You're turning the page to a new chapter, one of self-reliance and self-discovery. So it isn't surprising that some challenges you may face during your time with us - from home sickness to time management - may make you feel...

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Why Scottish students should study in England

You don’t need to hop on a plane to study in another country…just cross the border into England. If you’re a Scottish student thinking about studying in England, then keep reading, because we’ve taken a look at some of the differences between Scottish and English universities – and the results may...

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An international student's guide to late applications and Clearing 2022

Think you’ve left it too late to study in the UK and apply to Newcastle University this year? Or perhaps you’re worrying about your exam results, and don’t know how to make your dream of studying at a world top 125 university come true? In fact, not only do you still have plenty of time to apply to...

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Applying through UCAS – a guide for parents of international students

Applying to university is an exciting time for your child, especially if they have decided they want to study at a university in the UK.

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Trick your brain to improve your revision

Want to know how your brain works when you’re revising and how you can make what you learn stay in your head?   Our School of Psychology focuses on the scientific and experimental study of mind and behaviour with many of our degree programme leaders recognised as experts in their field – in fact...

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Need revision advice? We asked our students...

With exams just around the corner, we wanted to give you some top revision tips that actually work. So, we spoke to our students Ashley, Olivia, Giorgia and Leila. Here’s what they had to say:  

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How are exams changing for 2022?

Starting to feel the pressure with exams just around the corner? Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, sitting a formal exam might be a first for you and you might not know what to expect.   So, in this blog, we have pulled together a breakdown of what happens on the day, how A Level (and equivalent)...

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How much does it cost to study at a UK university?

Studying in the UK is possibly one of the biggest investments you will ever make in your career. But with so many factors to take into account, there is no exact figure for how much that investment is going to cost. For example, your tuition fees will vary depending on your course, course length...

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10 reasons why your son or daughter should study in the UK

The UK is one of the most popular overseas study destinations for international students, but is it right for your son or daughter? Read on to find out. A higher standard of education

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