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Xeina Sfika


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Why did you choose Northumbria University, Newcastle?

I heard good comments and impressions about Northumbria University. After I had searched the website of our university, I was enthusiastic about the information about the career that I can acquire from Northumbria University.

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

Newcastle is a wonderful city and I easily learnt to live in our region. I like walking near the river with friends, shopping and spending time at coffee shops and bars.

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

The people in Newcastle are really friendly. Also I have impressed about the architecture of buildings and houses.

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

Northumbria University did welcome the new students. It helped us to fit in easily and is still help us.

What have you enjoyed most about coming to Northumbria University?

I have enjoyed student life!

Who has helped you most since you came to Northumbria?

The teachers have helped me a lot.

Who has inspired you most at Northumbria University?

The teachers.

What is your favourite place on campus?

The 24/7 library on campus.

What is the best thing about your course?

The new things that I learn from my course.

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

All of the seminars.

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 would like to work in a company or a bank as a legal adviser. Litigation as a lesson is a useful tool for the future.

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

Study hard!

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

I have became more confident and I have grown up since being at University.

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

Thank you Northumbria!

Would you recommend Northumbria University to a friend?



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