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James Crosby

Business Studies

Where are you from?


Why did you choose Northumbria University, Newcastle?

The course and city were perfect for me.

What do you think of Newcastle and our region and what are your favourite things to do?

The night life is brilliant and the people are friendly.

Did you find Northumbria University welcoming? Was it easy to fit in?

Yes very, everyone is really friendly and welcoming.

What have you enjoyed most about coming to Northumbria University?

The course, meeting new friends, being more independent and the nightlife.

Who has helped you most since you came to Northumbria?

My seminar tutors. You can ask them any question and they are happy to help.

Who has inspired you most at Northumbria University?

The many people I have met who are highly motivated.

What is your favourite place on campus?

The Business School.

What is the best thing about your course?

The facilities are brilliant.

What are the most valuable lessons you have learnt to date?

Not to judge a person on first appearances.

What do you want to do in the future? What skills have you learned/improved that you think will be of most use in your future career?

I want to go into Management. With the help from the Management module, it has given me a further insight into managing.

If you could offer some advice to students thinking of coming to study here what would you say?

Go to an open day and spend at least one night here to get the full experience of the city.

How do you feel you have changed as a person since being at Northumbria University, Newcastle (e.g. confidence)?

I have matured considerably and have became more independent.

If you had 3 words to sum up your time with us what would they be?

Fun, social, brilliant!

Would you recommend Northumbria University to a friend?


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