Considering a business-related degree? Second year student Yashna shares why you should choose Newcastle…
When I first arrived at Uni I thought my course would be about concentrating on lectures and reading text books. However during my first year I realised that it wasn’t soley focused on academic materials but that the importance of understanding the real world application for the theory was a very important element. 1
Newcastle University Business School (NUBS) is a £50-million development overlooking the iconic St. James’ Football Stadium, with views over Newcastle city centre. The NUBS building is solely dedicated to the Business School, holding a host of facilities such as: 4 large lecture theatres 27 seminar/teaching rooms Meeting rooms Multi-purpose spaces Printing rooms 120 PC’s across the building
2nd year Marketing and Management student Becky writes about what Newcastle Uni is really like.
After switching from Geography to Business and feeling like a total ‘new kid at school’, I would say i’m now definitely settled into life as a Business Student. From one student to another, here are a few things i’ve learnt in my short but sweet weeks so far.
Being a final year student I have had to sit through countless “how to succeed in real life”, “what to do when you’re not a student”, “how to make it in the real world” lectures and the take away messages from them all have been the same. You need to have more on your CV