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How to make a successful UCAS Application

Over the coming weeks you will no doubt be pulling together all of your course research, completing those crucial personal statements and sitting down to complete your application via UCAS Apply. Follow these top tips as you work through your application…

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How to find your accommodation during Clearing

Searching for a place to live when going to uni can be stressful, even more so if you didn’t get the grades you were hoping for or changed your mind on the uni / course you want to study and found yourself in Clearing. However, finding and applying for accommodation

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How to Boost your Employability Prospects

Our Senior Careers Officer Melissa, has some handy advice for those of you who want to boost your employability prospects, check them out! If you were going on a long journey in your car tomorrow, what would you do? You would probably plan your route, you may check your tyres,

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13 Ways Newman University Takes Care of You

At Newman University, we provide a great range of support facilities for our students. Whether you want academic, money management, LGBTQ+ support or anything else – we try our best to help take care of your health and wellbeing. Academic support The Academic Support Advisers (ASA) are available to support students

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History student Daniel James Arnold’s story

Daniel James Arnold is an adult learner, he studies History (BA) here at Newman University as well as working as a Senior Team Member and he was keen to share his experience of the course, teaching and the university in general. “This history degree has given me a greater boost

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Fun things to do in Birmingham

Birmingham City Secrets

Think you know Birmingham? Think again! We’ve got the lowdown on things to do in and around Birmingham… Birmingham is an exciting and culturally diverse city known as the second city with Europe’s youngest population, and more canals than Venice – that’s a great pub quiz fact! Our Favourite things

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