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Why I picked Newcastle University

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Choosing your university is one of the biggest decisions you make in your adult life. It is important to consider all the aspects of university life when selecting a uni as your firm choice.

You don’t want to be end up regretting a decision you made for 3 or 4 valuable years in your life. I chose Newcastle as my firm choice and it is safe to say  I made the correct decision.

Here are a few reasons why I chose Newcastle as my university.

Quality of education

Newcastle University are Top 10 in the UK for over 20 subject areas in the Complete University Guide 2017

Newcastle University ranks highly in many different league tables

All the pre-research I did before hand pointed in only one direction. And it was that Newcastle is one of the top universities in the world with great recognition. It holds top places in most national and global university rankings.

Student experience and the city

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Newcastle University is a city based campus university

Student life is one of the most important aspects of your time in university.  Having a chat with few former students will tell you exactly that, and they will emphasis on how great the night life is. Situated in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, the uni will connect you to all the great thing in the city.

Career support

Newcastle University's Careers Service

Newcastle University have an award winning careers service


A brief scroll through the careers website is enough to get an idea about the immense amount of help that is available to students in developing their careers. A wide range of support is available, from writing a CV to facing an interview successfully.

Student Union and Activities

Newcastle University's Student Union building

Newcastle University’s Student Union building

NUSU has a massive range of activities organised during every semester to match everyone’s taste. There are more than 160 clubs an societies up and running during term time, where everybody can enjoy free time doing activities they like.

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