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Yejide Roberts

Nursing Studies / Registered Nurse (Adult) BSc (Hons)

Where are you from?


Why did you choose Northumbria University, Newcastle?

It's the best university in the North East.

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

It's lively and social.

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

The accent and everybody is lovely.

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

Yes the staff are wonderful and support all their students to their best ability.

What have you enjoyed most about coming to Northumbria University?

It's a wonderful university with the best report. They make sure they empower all their students to achieve their dreams.

Who has helped you most since you came to Northumbria?

The student wellbeing, my mentors and my guidance tutor and my course mates.

Who has inspired you most at Northumbria University?

Everybody in the Health and Life Science team.

What is your favourite place on campus?

Student Union and Library.

What is the best thing about your course?

Placements and practical assessments.

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

My skills developed more with each day and learning new things about my career.

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?

Communication, Respect and Dignity, Team Working etc.

Have you worked on any projects with businesses or been on a placement? What were your most memorable experiences?

Working with my patients and respecting the NMC Code of Conducts.

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

Go for it, work hard and don't give up on your dreams.

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

Excellent, Reliable and Supportive.

Would you recommend Northumbria University to a friend?


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