School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Student Profiles

  • Brittany

    Course: MChem Chemistry with Industrial Placement Year

    Choosing Newcastle

    I chose Newcastle after visiting the university and looking round the department. Everyone, staff and students, were really welcoming. The university also has a good reputation and good graduate employment rates which was really important to me. Read More.

  • Chloe

    Course: Chemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    I didn’t really want to move away as I love this city and I had heard such great things about Newcastle University, especially the Chemistry course. Read More.

  • Kahina

    Course: MChem with Industrial Training

    Choosing Newcastle

    I chose to study at Newcastle University because I liked the city when I looked around. The campus is in the city centre, and the city itself is small enough that most things are within walking distance.

    I also when to interview day for my course and was told I would be able to do industrial training abroad if I wanted to in stage 3. Read More.

  • Ryan

    Course: MChem with Industry

    Choosing Newcastle

    Newcastle is my local university and this, coupled with its fantastic reputation made my choice very easy! Newcastle itself is a very friendly and welcoming place and the university is no different. Read More.

  • Steve

    Course: Chemistry (with Industrial Training Year)  MChem Honours

    Choosing Newcastle

    I chose to study Chemistry at Newcastle because of its reputation, the university is part of the Russell Group, a group of leading universities committed to maintain the very best research, teaching and learning experiences. Read More.

  • Thomas

    Course: MChem

    Choosing Newcastle

    I was attracted to Newcastle University by its academic reputation, with Newcastle being a Russel group university I was confident in the quality of the teaching offered and that the course would be stimulating. I was also enticed to Newcastle by the friendly, affordable city, being able to watch Newcastle United every week as well as some amazing venues for alternative music. Read More.

  • Victoria

    Course: Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry

    Choosing Newcastle

    I initially applied to Newcastle as it has a good reputation as one of the best student cities and is ranked consistently highly in university league tables. The research facilities in the Chemistry department was something that meant Newcastle stood out above other universities. Read More.