About Northumbria University Newcastle

Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.

Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. They are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.

Northumbria works with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 560 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit the University’s programmes. Innovative and entrepreneurial, they are also ranked fourth in the UK for graduate business start-ups.

They have a campus in London as well as Newcastle, and work in partnership with other higher education institutions across the world attracting students from 136 countries...

Why Northumbria University Newcastle

Northumbria University, Newcastle is now in the UK top 50 for research power and has been recognised by Times Higher Education as having the biggest rise in research power of any university following the results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), a national assessment of research quality in UK universities. To further strengthen their world-leading research areas they are investing to develop exciting opportunities in multidisciplinary research.

Locations and Addresses:

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK: Northumbria University, Ellison Building Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST
Founded in: 1894
Establishment: University
Institution type: Public University
Total number of students: 27,075 (2014/15).
Type of accommodation: Off campus and on campus
Contact WhatsApp: (+44) 7956253150

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