School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Student Profiles

  • Colette

    PhD in Chemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    The University itself has always had a friendly atmosphere and after studying my undergraduate degree here I knew it ticked all the boxes for me: good facilities, supportive academics, but also the surroundings of a great city. Read More.

  • Hector

    PhD in Chemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    I chose Newcastle University because it is a first class university and a member of the Russell Group. It is located in a less congested city with high class facilities and staff, with a friendly and peaceful environment. It has a rich multicultural student population. Read More.

  • Sam

    PhD in Radiochemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    After completing my undergraduate and Master’s project at Newcastle University, my interest in research led me into a PhD with the same research group. That coupled with my love for the city meant Newcastle was always going to be first choice for postgraduate study. Read More.

  • Thompson

    PhD in Chemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    I chose to study at Newcastle University because of its reputation. As Newcastle is a member of the Russell Group – a consortium of leading UK universities – I have access to expert supervision, a wide range of modern instruments and state of the art facilities for my research. Read More.

  • Yvonne

    PhD in Chemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    I chose Newcastle University because of its research excellence, university reputation and the opportunity to work with Prof Andrew C. Benniston, co-founder of the Molecular Photonics Laboratory. He is very supportive of my proposed project and research ideas, and that was one of the reasons why I ended up choosing Newcastle University from among other offers. Read More.