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University Statistcs

  • Uni Compare Ranking
    20 / 425
  • Full Time Students
    71%
  • Guardian Ranking
    VARIED
  • Students in work/study
    86%
  • Undergraduate to Postgraduate UG to PG Ratio
    79 : 21
  • UK to InternationalForeign Ratio
    90 : 10

University Summary

Northumbria University, officially The University of Northumbria at Newcastle, is an academic institution located in Newcastle upon Tyne in the North East of England. It is a member of the University Alliance.

The University has two large campuses. City Campus, located in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, is divided into City Campus East and City Campus West by the city’s Central Motorway and linked by a £4million bridge which in 2006 was officially opened by the former Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Lord Digby Jones.

City Campus East is home to the Schools of Law, Design and the Newcastle Business School (NBS). NBS and Law are housed in one building, and the School of Design is across a courtyard. City Campus East has become a Newcastle landmark since opening in September 2007, winning awards from The Journal newspaper and the Low Carbon New Build Project of the Year accolade.

City Campus West is home to the Schools of Arts & Social Sciences, Built & Natural Environment, Computing, Engineering & Information Sciences and Life Sciences. Also located on this campus is the University Library, Students’ Union building and Sports Central, a £30m sports facility for students, staff and the community which opened in 2010.

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University Location

University Address: Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST

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