Newcastle University Business School

Support & Wellbeing

Support and Wellbeing

Support

We provide you with access to help and guidance on how to study most effectively during your time here. This includes assistance in areas such as mathematics, academic writing and language.

Maths Aid

The Maths Aid Team offer a free service to students of all disciplines with help on improving maths and stats knowledge no matter what level you currently are.

The team consists of friendly and experienced postgraduate students and lecturers who are happy to provide one-on-one tuition.

For more information on what Maths-Aid could offer you, visit the Maths Aid website.

Writing Development Centre

Writing Development Centre

The Writing Development Centre offers one-to-one and group tuition along with a range of online resources. The team can help aid your personal development from basic writing skills to more programme specific skills needed to ensure you perform your best whilst at University.

Make an appointment by emailing: wdc@ncl.ac.uk

Language Resource Centre

Language Resource Centre

The Language Resource Centre offers free language learning facilities for all students and staff at Newcastle University. It is aimed to provide the self study resources needed to develop a new language and can offer international students the support needed when settling into a UK institution.

Good academic conduct

Good academic conduct

The University has some expectations and requirements about how students approach assessed work. We expect students to be committed to academic honesty and will provide briefing and support materials to ensure that students know what is expected of them. View the key issues you need to be aware of and get hints and tips on the Right-Cite website.

Wellbeing

The University provides a variety of services to help you throughout your studies.

Nightline

Nightline provides a variety of services from finding the nearest Metro stop to chatting to you if you’re feeling lonely.

It is a free and confidential service provided by students to students. The service is available every night of the year from 20:00 to 08:00. It is anonymous and non judgemental for those of you looking for a lending ear.

Find out more on the Students' Union website or call +44 (0)191 261 2905 anytime and leave your details.

Student Wellbeing

Student Wellbeing offers free and confidential advice on a range of student support matters ranging from finance and funding to general well being and stress management.

Peer mentoring

As a Stage One student, you can be assigned a peer mentor who will help you settle into your programme and student life at the Business School. Your peer mentor will be able to assist you when you need:

  • support
  • someone to listen
  • someone to talk through different choices
  • knowledge about where to get specialist advice and help

Find out more about applying to the peer mentoring scheme.

Peer mentoring

As a Stage One student, you will be assigned a peer mentor who will help you settle into your programme and student life at the Business School. Your peer mentor will be able to assist you when you need:

  • support
  • someone to listen
  • someone to go through different options and talk through choices
  • knowledge about where to get specialist advice and help

Find out more about applying to the peer mentoring scheme.