Student Support

We arrange a number of seminars to help support postgraduate, post-doctoral research and academics. We work closely with the Regional Studies Association and the practitioner organisation the Institute for Economic Development

University Support

At Newcastle we provide excellent support services for our students. Our Student Advice Centre , Student Counselling Service and other central services are always available for you to turn to if you are looking for information, advice and help.

Personal tutor system

The University runs a Personal Tutor System to give you help and advice. Your tutor is a member of our academic staff, and acts as a personal link between you and the University.

We have further support information available for:

Financial support

We have a great deal of general information on student finance to help you.


When you choose a University - you are also choosing your home for the next few years. We have a range of accommodation available for all students - find out more on our postgraduate accommodation pages.

Student life

Student life at Newcastle is dynamic and exciting - find out more about the social aspect of studying and living at Newcastle University.