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:
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.
Technology tracks the elusive Nightjar
Bioacoustic recorders could provide us with vital additional information to help us protect rare and endangered birds such as the European nightjar, new research has shown.