Newcastle upon Tyne | North of England
Ucas code: N21
What students say about this university884 comments (243 students)
Opportunities available through societies, facilities (library, sports building etc)Report
Lot of teaching which starts easy but progresses to get very challenging. There are no seminars with exams and lab reports...
Lot of teaching which starts easy but progresses to get very challenging. There are no seminars with exams and lab reports making up most of the marks. You get good feedback generally from lab reports but little feedback from exams. The course-specific facilities are world class.×
materials to aid learning, email correspondenceReport
labs are, a lot of time time, unorganised, many things do not seem to work. library resources are fantastic et there is a...
labs are, a lot of time time, unorganised, many things do not seem to work. library resources are fantastic et there is a struggle to find PC's on campus at times.×
Lots of sports clubs, both competitive and friendly. Wednesday afternoon free from lectures each week for sports matches etc.Report
Managing cost is fairly easy, by setting an amount to spend on food each week, going out, leisure and other things that may arise.Report
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction91%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students22,410
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate73%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time7%
of students are part-time
Male / Female49%
of students are female
Young / Mature10%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK28%
of students here are from outside the UK
Student union satisfaction81%
of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union
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