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International Students Rank Newcastle University in the Top 10

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An international student survey has found students attending Newcastle University continue to rate their experience highly.

Conducted by i-graduate, the International Student Barometer Autumn 2017 concluded that 93% of respondents were satisfied with the University overall. The results place Newcastle University 6th in the UK, out of 31 participating universities.

International students were satisfied across a number of categories, including expert lecturers (95%), learning support (94%) and quality lectures (90%).

Newcastle University's Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Professor Richard Davies, added: "We are a vibrant international community with over 6,000 students from more than 130 countries. The consistently high satisfaction among our international students underlines our key focus on delivering outstanding student experience and excellent environment for our students' experience, as well as their personal and professional development."

Meanwhile, Newcastle University Students' Union received a 97% satisfaction rate, placing it 6th in the UK.

The International Student Barometer Autumn 2017 compiled results from 92 participating institutions from across the world and since its launch has gathered feedback from over 3 million students.