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Undergraduate Application Guides



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Your guide for applying to an undergraduate degree

Applying to university can sometimes seem a little overwhelming, but we’ve created some short guides to help you through the process. We’ll cover everything from starting your application with UCAS, writing your personal statement and how to create a portfolio.

If you’re an international student, check out our Guidance for International Students.

The UCAS deadline has passed but don’t worry, you can still apply through Clearing. Click here to find out more.

Clearing 2023. Click here to find out more.



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A step by step guide to applying to university

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Personal Statement Advice

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Portfolio Guidelines

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International Applicant Guide

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Northumbria Open Days

Open Days are a great way for you to get a feel of the University, the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and the course(s) you are interested in.

NU World Virtual Tours

Virtual Tour

Get an insight into life at Northumbria at the click of a button! Come and explore our videos and 360 panoramas to immerse yourself in our campuses and get a feel for what it is like studying here using our interactive virtual tour.

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