Meet our students

Want to get a real insight into postgraduate life?

Check out what our current students have to say about their postgraduate experience. Find out how they chose their course and funded their studies, and how they like living in Newcastle.

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Andrew

Museum Studies MA

Andrew

"I always had the niggling sensation that I wasn’t quite done with education."
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Annabelle

Linguistics MA (2015-16)

Annabelle

"I chose to study at Newcastle because I'd fallen in love with the region. Also, Newcastle's course offered a great range of modules which cover my area of interest."
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Anubhi

Automation and Control MSc (2015-16)

Anubhi

"I came from India to study here because I wanted an in depth knowledge of my field and exposure to upcoming technologies in my area."
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Becky

Ecological Consultancy MSc

Becky

"I am hardworking and really enjoy pushing and challenging myself, and I knew I would get that out of a postgrad course."
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Beki

Forensic Psychology MSc (2015-16)

Beki

“I commute from York for my course, studied my undergraduate Psychology degree at Newcastle, and took a year out between my BSc and MSc”
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Elmira

Biomedical Engineering MSc

Elmira

"I am Iranian and I did my undergraduate studies majoring in Electronics Engineering in Malaysia and moved to UK to pursue postgraduate studies."
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Emma

Clinical Pharmacology PhD

Emma

"I originally moved from Greece to Newcastle to study my MRes in Medical Genetics. I am now continuing my studies as a PhD student."
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Isabelle

Education: International Perspectives (Teaching and Learning) MA

Isabelle

"My name is Isabelle and I am from Bolton, Greater Manchester. I am a passionate musician and play cello in the University Chamber Orchestra."
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Izi

Medical Sciences MRes

Izi

"I’m Izi, an intercalating medical student. I’m studying for an MRes in Medical Sciences, and will be carrying out a research project in dermatology."
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Jessie

MRes Global Health

Jessie

"Originally I am from Worcestershire but study medicine in Newcastle so decided to stay here to complete a Master of Research."
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Joe

E-Business (Information Systems) MSc

Joe

"I’m from Manchester and chose to study E-Business after completing my undergraduate degree at Newcastle."
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Khadija

International Development and Education MA (2015-16)

Khadija

"I moved to Newcastle from Kenya, and I chose to study my postgraduate degree to get the best preparation possible to contribute to education and development."
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Kimberly

Industrial and Commercial Biotechnology MSc

Kimberly

"I’m a 21-year-old Industrial and Commercial Biotechnology MSc student. Being born in Newcastle and living here all my life makes me a Geordie with a love for the city."
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Monika

International Marketing MSc (2015-16)

Monika

"I can confidently say that I am well-equipped to pursue a career in marketing after completing a PG course at Newcastle University."
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Oktifani

Cross-Cultural Communication and International Management MA

Oktifani

"Paying attention to how people communicate has always been interesting to me, and being in Newcastle University with its diverse students has introduced me to a new exciting form of communication!"
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Qianyi

Cross-Cultural Communication and International Marketing MA

Qianyi

"I have come from China to study for my MA at Newcastle University. I am a very curious person who enjoys life and likes coming up with new, creative ideas."
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Rikki

Cancer MRes

Rikki

"I could have pursued my Master’s anywhere, but I felt Newcastle University offered the best research opportunities."
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Sam

History of Medicine MA

Sam

"I am currently working towards an MA in History of Medicine but my academic background is not in history - as an undergraduate I studied Natural Sciences."
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Surangnut

International Marketing MSc

Surangnut

"I believe that doing a postgraduate degree will benefit my future career. I want to develop my existing marketing knowledge, and build on my four year's of work experience as a trade marketer."
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Trust

International Business Management MSc

Trust

To challenge myself, I decided to study overseas - to live and learn in a totally different language and culture. I believe that this could be one of the best experiences of my life.
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Yusun

International Politics (Globalisation, Poverty and Development) MA

Yusun

"After spending three years away from my favourite city, I returned to complete a postgraduate degree."
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