Northumbria University

Cons

What are the worst things about studying at your university?

2016

"Some of the buildings are old in comparison to things like the business school."
"The lecture timetable is a bit disorganised and some tutors drive course materials fairly fast."
"Timetabling could be better organised."
"Being thrown in the deep end with little guidance."
"Some of the buildings are old and I feel that there could be more assistance for after university."
"There's a lack of monitoring attendance and modules aren't always well prepared."
"It's not the most organised and there are quite a few timetable changes or late notifications about changes to things like events or guest lecturers."
"Fees are high and accommodation could be better."
"There's not enough financial help for older students."
"The quality of some of the lecturers. Some of the computing facilities are out of date."


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