What's it like to be a postgraduate student at Newcastle University?
Join our current students to find out about Master’s and PhD study at Newcastle University. They will cover everything you need to know and answer any questions you have.
Virtual – Application Help28th March 2018
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Virtual – Funding your Studies1st September 2018
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Virtual- Being an International Student2nd September 2018
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“Newcastle is a vibrant city with lots of events to attend or places to visit. The city centre is very compact so it is easy and quick to get around.”
“I would say that at Newcastle University, student support is excellent – especially in terms of language support.”
“People are not joking when they say that Newcastle is the most enjoyable location in the North East.”
“Newcastle is a truly vibrant city and a great place to live as a student.”
“Newcastle University provides you with access to an exciting and outstanding academic platform, as well as to an inspiring international environment.”
“I have been made to feel part of a large postgraduate community where ideas are exchanged and we have support from each other and the University.”
“I love the fact that there are so many things going on in the city, whether it’s live music, the Quayside, Ouseburn or (a personal favourite of mine) the monthly boiler shop steamer.”
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