Global Experience Opportunity

Emily Pentony – my Erasmus+ year in Spain

I’m Emily Pentony, I study on the International Business Management programme and am currently spending a year studying at Universitat de Barcelona in Spain. Why did you apply for the Erasmus+/non EU study abroad programme? I study Spanish as part of my degree programme and wanted to improve my language skills and experience the culture…
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Placements

EY – Industrial Placement Opportunities

A year spent in our fast-paced global business, working with our clients and sitting some of your professional exams. You’ll be immersed in client work and could get a head start towards a professional accountancy qualification too. If things go really well and we offer you a graduate position, you may be lucky enough to…
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Student Experience

4 Holiday DIY Projects to Decorate your Flat

With less than a month until Christmas you may be thinking to yourself it might be time to ‘deck the halls’ by decorating your flat. Whether you are interested in going all out with the DIY projects or just picking up a few things at Poundland, here are a few ways that you can make…
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Student Experience

5 Geordie Words You Should Know

As an American moving to England I knew there would be differences in the English vocabulary that I am used to; but nothing could have prepared me for what I would encounter with the locals of Newcastle. Geordies not only have their own dialect, but they even have some of their own vocabulary words. If…
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Employment Opportunities

GEO Global Internships – Applications Open!

GEO can announce that applications for our 2017 intake of internship students are now live! Exclusively for 2nd year Business School students, browse our opportunities here! With our Global Internships in the likes of India, China and Africa, students get a once in a lifetime opportunity to enhance their CV through working on a rewarding project whilst…
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Our bloggers lined up

Meet Our Bloggers

Our Business Champions will be blogging throughout the year about events and opportunities for students to get involved in, as well as their own personal student experience. Find out more about who they are here…

Placements

Pernod Ricard UK – Bright Futures Programme

Are you looking for an undergraduate placement year that provides opportunity, real responsibility and recognition for high achievement? Do you have the drive, desire and determination to succeed at a high level? Do you have the ambition to kick start your career in a fast paced and dynamic organisation? Pernod Ricard are looking to recruit…
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Student Experience

Tyne and Dine

When I first came to Newcastle four years ago and being a food lover I am, I was scared that the food options here would be limited. But I was definitely proven wrong! The restaurant options here are endless. From places to dine on a budget to luxury restaurants worth experiencing, Newcastle has it all…
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Placements

Complete Resourcing Industrial Placement

Complete Resourcing is a consultancy that helps build, grow and develop start-ups and high tech business. We work with some of the most dynamic companies in the UK, helping them understand how to successfully grow a business, and finding key people who will take them to the next stage of development. Some of the companies…
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Student Experience

7 Things to do this Christmas

It’s less than a month to everyone’s favourite time of the year… Christmas! And there’s nothing better than a little exploring to get into the Christmas spirit! Fenwick’s Christmas Window If you haven’t yet checked this activity off your list, then you’re doing Christmas wrong up here in the North East. Located on Northumberland Street, Fenwick’s…
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Student Experience

The International Christmas Market Experience

The days are getting colder, the streets of Newcastle are lit up with holiday lights and there is jovial music on virtually every corner… It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  The International Christmas Market is at Grey’s Monument is set up by the Council to get us in the holiday mood and celebrate our…
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Student Experience

Happy Turkey Day!

Every year on the last Thursday of November, Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. Sometimes referred to as Turkey Day, this is a day that is often associated with eating as much food as you possibly can with your family and loved ones before retreating off to the couch to snuggle up by the fire to take a…
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