International Welcome Week runs 16-19 September 2014 for all new international and EU students.
25 Doctoral Training Awards are on offer for research in key science, agriculture and engineering themes.
The awards are:
Raising the aspirations of young people
Sending Newcastle University students into schools to raise the aspirations of young people has been highlighted as an example of good practice by the national organisation responsible for promoting fair access to higher education.
Mitochondrial plans move forward
Plans to legalise the use of new techniques, developed by Newcastle University, to prevent mothers passing on serious mitochondrial diseases to their children, are to proceed, the Government has announced.