Student Experience

My day at Dynamo Conference 2018

Networking, technology, new digital trends and very interesting, engaging and enjoyable talks were all combined in Dynamo 18 conference, at Newcastle University Computing Science Building. As an E-Business Masters student, I really enjoyed this event. The conference host, Tamandra Harkness, along with other speakers, started the event in a very entertaining way by highlighting the…
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Student Experience

10 reasons why you should come to Newcastle

With University open days taking place up and down the country in the next couple of weeks, we thought we’d give you 10 reasons why you should choose to come to Newcastle University Business School! Our prestigious reputation NUBS are in the top 1% of business schools worldwide! Our School holds triple accreditation, meaning that…
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Student Experience

#ThrowbackThursday Instagram Competition

Over the summer, were running a #ThrowbackThursday Instagram Competition! To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is send us a photo of your favourite memory of Newcastle or being a Business School student! Here are a few ideas of what you could send in: Social programme trips to Edinburgh…
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Student Experience

My year studying MSc International Marketing

I had loved the city of Newcastle upon Tyne from afar for many years but had never gotten the chance to live here. So when I got an offer from Newcastle University for the MSc International Marketing course, I was thrilled to study at the reputable Business School and enjoy a year in this city. The university…
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Student Experience

Your Guide to Summer in Newcastle

Exams are finally over! No more revision, stress or breakdowns. But this begs the question… what on earth are you going to do with your time now? Well, luckily for you, Newcastle is bursting with things to do this summer, so if you’re sticking around, take a look at some of the activities that you…
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Student Experience

Revision Break Ideas

We know you’re studying hard for exams, so we thought we’d put together a short list of things that you could do this weekend as a revision break! The Beach You might have heard, but 6 beaches here in the North East have been awarded international blue flag status…making them among the best in the…
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Student Experience

Consumer Experience with Immersive Technologies

Thanks to augmented, mixed and virtual reality, consumers are changing the ways in which they shop, and interact with brands. Customer’s expectations are increasing, and they are demanding more interactive shopping experiences. Dr Ana Javornik, Lecturer in Marketing at Newcastle University Business School, whose research focuses on consumer behaviour and immersive technologies coordinated the event…
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Student Experience

Top tips for: Coping with Rejection

A lot of work goes into your application, you battle through the different stages but at the final stage it’s a ‘no’. Being turned down is never easy, here are top tips for what to do next: Don’t overanalyse –‘was my handshake good enough? – Interview processes aren’t perfect and they may have a person…
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Alumni

NCL Capital Partners – annual conference

On Friday 27th April, NCL Capital Partners will be holding its first annual conference at the Assembly Rooms. We will be commemorating the success of the fund and looking to the future of finance.  The event is sponsored by Tier One Capital and Lowes Financial Management. The evening programme is as follows: 19.00-19.30: Drinks reception…
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Student Experience

How optional modules can make you more employable

While unlikely to make or break your degree, optional modules can make a difference to both your final qualification and your employability. You can use optional modules to add variety to your skill set and CV. It’s useful to hold in mind the job or sectors you want to work in when you graduate. Choosing…
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