In partnership with

Northumbria University
9 Feb 2017
Northumbria University, Sport Central, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST
Why visit the North East’s best free to attend postgraduate study & funding fair?

At our FREE fair, which is in partnership with Northumbria University you can;

  • Meet advisors from UK’s best universities
  • Hear from experts in postgraduate funding
  • Find out what it takes to be a postgrad student
  • Learn how postgrad study can increase your employability
  • Discover international study opportunities

What's on offer
One bursary of £2,000 for study at a UK university for the overall best entry and four runners-up awards of £750 for study at universities in the UK or outside of the UK.

How you can get your hands on a bursary
Register and attend our postgraduate study & funding fair, and you'll be invited to complete a competition application and enter our bursary competition.


About the event

The TARGETpostgrad Study & Funding Fair is bringing together local, national and international institutions to provide you with the best postgrad advice.

Partnering with Northumbria University, the TARGETpostgrad Study & Funding Fair is a must-attend event for all those looking to secure a postgraduate course.

Did you know you could increase your employability by 85% with a postgraduate qualification?

Free to attend seminars

Attend a vast range of different seminars. Last year’s included:

  • Top tips for making a successful application to masters, PhDs and MBAs
  • Essential advice on your funding options and how to secure it
  • Life as a PG student from those in the know, a panel of current postgraduate students

Venue and directions

The fair will run at Sport Central, located in the city centre, the address is:

Northumbria University, Sport Central, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST

Venue info can be found here.

Travel expenses

We will be reimbursing travel expenses up to £20 for students travelling to the fair from outside Newcastle via public transport. Reimbursement claims can only be made on the day providing you have:

  • University ID card or proof of residence
  • Travel receipts, inc. a VAT receipt.

Failure to provide these documents will result in your claim being refused. Only the value of the travel shown on receipts will be given.


Meet local, national and international institutions including:

  • Russell Group universities
  • Institutions whose courses boast some of the best student satisfaction rates

Last year’s exhibitors included

Make the most of the fair

Do be assertive when you meet people at the fair, give a firm handshake and make eye contact.

Read more of our tips here.