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Northumbria University at Newcastle

NE1 8ST Ellison Building, Ellison Place Newcastle-upon-Tyne View map
#751-800
Public
High
21,865
1,355
3,420
M 45% F 55%

Overview

With around 35,000 students from over 140 countries, Northumbria University is one of the UK’s largest and most successful universities. Northumbria has a rich history going back through its constituent colleges to the late nineteenth century. It was founded as Newcastle Polytechnic in 1969 and inaugurated as a university in 1992. Offering courses in most major subject areas such as Engineering, Computing, Sciences, Business, Law, Design, Built and Natural Environment, Arts, Social Sciences, Psychology, Sport, Health and many more. Our lecturers are experts in their field and passionate about teaching. Many of our courses carry professional accreditation and as well as postgraduate courses which require a subject specific first degree, we offer a range of 'conversion' masters for those who are considering a change of direction. Northumbria’s consistently excellent performance in UK quality audits places it at the very top among modern universities. Sixteen of its subject areas have been awarded 22 or more out of a maximum possible of 24 by the Quality Assurance Agency. All subjects have scored over 20 points, bringing an average score of around 22. With over 95% of graduates in work or continuing education, Northumbria is among the most successful universities for graduate employment....

University Highlights

Total students - 21,865

13%
87%

International students - 3,420

68%
32%

Total faculty staff - 1,355

204
1151

Student gender mix

45%
55%

Total students - 21,865

13%
87%

International students - 3,420

68%
32%

Total faculty staff - 1,355

1151
204

Student gender mix

45%
55%
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