Student support

Student support

Here to help you succeed

Excited? Nervous? We’re here to help. Our friendly support staff will be available whenever you need them. Whether its help with visa and immigration issues or opening a bank account we’ll be here for you.

Help with your work

  • Regular assessment to monitor your progress
  • Detailed feedback on your performance
  • Intensive English language tuition
  • Dedicated personal tutor
  • Award-winning careers support
  • Professional support and guidance with university applications

Support from your teachers doesn’t stop in the classroom, they’ll be there whenever you need them to help with assignments. You’ll receive detailed feedback on your performance throughout your course to make sure you stay on track to achieve the grades you need. 

Having trouble learning in a second language? No problem, you’ll receive extra language tuition.

Your personal tutor will be there to support your personal and academic development. They’ll offer you practical advice and guidance on a range of issues, including academic advice on module choices and preparing for exams. They can also guide you on skills development opportunities.

You’ll benefit from Newcastle University’s award winning careers support. Careers advisers will help you explore different career paths, develop your employability and entrepreneurial skills and making connections with leading employers. You’ll also receive support in preparing your CV or resume, job applications and interviews.

Help with your living

  • Visa and immigration support
  • An airport pickup service
  • Orientation programme
  • 24-hour emergency telephone number
  • Residential assistants within student residences

Need help settling in to your new life in London? You’ll receive a full orientation programme. We’ll guide you on opening a bank account, registering with a doctor, getting a mobile phone and even joining a local gym. We’ll also show you around the local area and there’ll be plenty of social activities to take part in.

You’ll find the student services team on hand at the welcome desk to help with anything you need from finding a nearby place of worship to personal safety. You’ll also be given a telephone number to use day or night in the unlikely event of an emergency.

Henri from Indonesia
"Newcastle University London will give me the skills I need to start my own business in the future." Henri from Indonesia