Newcastle University London

Career Development

Career Development

Newcastle University London provides a number of opportunities to develop your career from masterclasses, to entrepreneurship courses.

Industry links

Through our location in the heart of the City of London, we have established partnerships with a range of national and international businesses, start-ups and entreprises headquatered in the capital. This allows us to truly offer fantastic industry links and provide a range of opportunities to engage directly with industry, such as the weekly masterclasses and work experience.

Industry informed learning

Throughout your studies you will have the opportunity to undertake practical projects, hear from industry guest lectures,  and go on company off-campus visits.

Entrepreneur support

If you have a business idea, we have a programme in place to support you on your entrepreneurship journey, START UPWhether you are at the early stages of developing your idea or want to explore how to take your business further, START UP gives you the opportunity to work alongside a team of experienced coaches and advisers who will help you explore your ideas and achieve your aspirations.

Here in London we run a number of workshops and events which are designed to support you at every stage, whether you want to explore your ideas, develop opportunities, set up as a freelancer or launch your own business.

Work experience and internships

Supplement your studies and gain invaluable real-world experience by taking part in a placement as part of your degree. We offer everything from one year placements for our undergraduate students, to shorter placements for our postgraduate and foundation students. Options can include a three-month internship – sponsored by Santander – to an exciting range of shorter CV-enhancing placements. We have dedicated support to help you find a placement, and have secured a number of internships exclusively for Newcastle University London students.

Alumni events

Many Newcastle University graduates occupy senior roles across London. We hold regular networking events and welcome successful professionals to meet our current students. Connecting with alumni is a great way to potentially further your career.