The event is a great opportunity to:
- see our campus
- talk to academics and current students
- find out about funding opportunities
- get tips on writing your application
- learn more about our award winning careers support
- understand what it’s like to be part of Newcastle University's research community
The schedule is flexible so you can plan the day to best suit you. Many of the formal talks are repeated and activities run across the afternoon so you can drop in at any time. The event is on the Newcastle University city campus.
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What's happening on the day
View the full Open Day programme, or check out a sample of activities to look forward to.
Drop in anytime to discuss your study options with us.
Academic subject information
Lindisfarne Room, Hadrian Building.
Student support services
Accommodation, finance, careers, student wellbeing and how to apply
Level 1, King’s Gate.
Check the event programme for locations
Learn more about your specialist subject. Activities vary from tours and presentations to informal Q&A sessions with our staff and current students. When you register for the Open Day you'll receive more information about these sessions.
12:45pm-1:15pm or 2:00pm-2:30pm
Talks cover postgraduate study options and an overview of funding opportunities. These talks cover subject areas in:
- Humanities and Social Sciences
- Science, Agriculture and Engineering
- Medical Sciences
12:45pm-1:15pm or 3:00pm-3:30pm
Humanities and Social Sciences: Alnwick Room
Science, Agriculture and Engineering: Etal Room
Medical Sciences: Ford Room
What's it like to study as a researcher? What does it mean to be part of a research community? How can our research training and support programme help you take the next step in your career? Find out at our faculty based informal talks.
Bamburgh Room, Hadrian Building
Drop in for a chat and cuppa with our current postgraduate students to find out what it's really like to study here.
1:30pm-2:00pm or 2:45pm-3:15pm
A presentation on how to effectively market your skills, experience and academic potential to make the most of your application for postgraduate study.
Level 1, King’s Gate
Drop-in anytime. Get advice and guidance from a member of our award winning careers team. Learn more about the opportunities to add value to your CV whilst studying.
Every 30 mins, 12:30pm-4:00pm
Outside the front of the Hadrian Building
Explore our campus and find out why Newcastle is consistently rated as one of the UK’s best cities.
1.30, 2.00 and 2.30pm
King's Gate, room L1.26
This half hour presentation provides an introduction to Newcastle University and the city. Walking shoes not required!