|Newcastle upon Tyne||United Kingdom|
We have invested in outstanding facilities and services to support your learning. You will have access to a student support network of friendly advisers across our campus who will offer advice and guidance to help you along the way. Student services we offer:
• Immigration and visa support
• Award-winning Careers Service
• Students’ Union
• Accommodation options to suit all budgets
• Four libraries that open 24/7
• Free language learning via our award-winning Language Resource Centre with self-student materials in over 150 languages
• Dedicated Sports Centre, and high- quality outdoor facilities
• 3,000+ networked computers and a Virtual Learning Environment
• Writing Development Centre
• Multi-faith team
We have a wide range of accommodation for postgraduates. We can also help you find University managed or privately owned accommodation. You are guaranteed University accommodation for your first year with us. This could be in University managed, or managed partnership accommodation. Through University accommodation you will meet people from diverse social and cultural backgrounds. Our students often tell us that they make friends for life in our supportive communities.
Our University offers an award-winning customer service to make sure you can access the resources you need.
Whether you choose to study alone or in groups, we've got the right study space for you with a variety of bookable study rooms. You can use one of our desktop computers, or even loan a laptop.
You'll have access to a wide range of IT services to support your learning. Computer rooms, many of which are accessible 24/7, are available across campus with over 3,000 networked computers, and of course free Wi-Fi is widely available across campus.
Our single site, city-centre campus and Business School are a beautiful place to learn and socialise, just minutes' away from the heart of the action in the city. Our campus is perfectly situated less than two minutes' walk from the hustle and bustle of the main city centre shopping area. We're also just across the road from a Metro station which connects you to other parts of the city and the coast.
At Newcastle we're passionate about supporting you to continue your favourite sport during your degree. We are one of the top UK universities for sport. Our wide range of sports clubs compete as ‘Team Newcastle’ in the British Universities and Colleges Sport league and we’re consistently highly ranked in the league, where we excel in many sports including basketball, fencing, lacrosse, rowing, rugby union, squash and water polo. Our sports scholarship programme enables high-performing student athletes to fulfil both their sporting and academic potential. Our clubs welcome students of all abilities and, with professional coaching available across many of our activities, it's a great time to try something new.
With a huge range of societies, sports clubs, student representation and support, the Students' Union is the focus for many social activities on campus - and thousands get involved every year. Being a postgraduate at Newcastle isn't just about academic learning, you also have the chance to meet new people and discover new interests. The Newcastle University Students' Union (NUSU) is the focus for many social activities. It has venues for gigs, cafe, shops, an award-winning student newspaper, radio station and more than 200 student societies. The whole building provides an outstanding social hub.
Our accreditation demonstrates our commitment to providing an exceptional education. It also confirms that our courses meet the standards set by professional bodies. Our courses are significantly influenced and shaped by the needs of professional bodies and the global employment market. Our accredited degrees share close links with industry, meaning that our students are exposed to cutting edge business developments. Students graduating from accredited courses are also eligible to apply for membership of a professional body and may be exempt from professional exams or further academic study.