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Nadio Candelon

Law with International Business

Where are you from?


Why did you choose Northumbria University, Newcastle?

Only place in where there was a dual degree of Law with International Business degree  in the UK.

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

North East is a cold city with an amazing architecture. A mix of tradition and modernity.  Running along the Quayside around midnight.

What has surprised you most about living in Newcastle and this region? What has impressed you most?

Being from the South of France, the weather is very cold! I was impressed by the student night life!

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

Yes, the Freshers week was definitely the highlight of my arrival. Very easy to fit in with all the International Students.

What have you enjoyed most about coming to Northumbria University?

I met a lot of people who became my friends, from all around the world!

Who has helped you most since you came to Northumbria?

Fiona Fletcher, a contract Law lecturer.

What is your favourite place on campus?

Definitely Sport Central.

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

Working hard always pays off.

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?

Corporate Finance Consultant.  Skills: team work and patience - not easy!

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

If you want the feeling of a big city in a small and friendly environment, Northumbria is the place to be!

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

I improved my communication skills and I am more patient than before.

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

Degree, Singapore, Wind.

Would you recommend Northumbria University to a friend?


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