Northumbria University

Northumbria University

About Northumbria University, Newcastle

Ranked in the UK top 50 (Guardian University League Table 2019), Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. 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.

Postgraduate courses from Northumbria University will take you to the next level. Whether you want to get the real world experience you need to progress in your career, the research skills you need to drive the direction of your discipline, or you simply want to build your confidence and pursue your passion, a Masters qualification will take you there.

Our taught postgraduate courses are co-created with students and employers to ensure that what we teach – and the way we teach it – gives you all the attributes you’ll need to succeed.

Worldwide reputation
Northumbria is ranked as one of the 150 best young universities in the world (Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018). With world-leading research in every area (REF 2014), we are able to provide a research-rich learning experience on all our postgraduate courses.

Students from more than 130 countries choose Northumbria because of academic excellence, a career edge and a fantastic student experience.

PG subjects available
We have over 150 postgraduate courses in the following subject areas:

At Northumbria we work with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 430 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit our courses.

Facilities and accommodation
We achieved 5 stars in the QS Stars University Ratings for the excellence of our facilities, which are ranked top 15 in the UK by the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018.

Over the last ten years we’ve invested £200 million in facilities in our City and Coach Lane Campuses and we are now investing a further £52 million in our City Campus.

Our accommodation is close to campus and we offer a range of accommodation options for postgraduate students, from en-suite top-of-the-range residences to traditional student housing, with tenancies to suit postgraduate course patterns.

Northumbria University in based in central Newcastle, a city which is regularly voted one of the UK’s best cities for students. It is also offers excellent value for money, with lower rent prices and cost of living than many other UK cities.

One in every six people in Newcastle is a student and the city has a vibrant, exciting and cosmopolitan feel. Named as the Rough Guide’s number one place in the world to visit in 2018, Newcastle boasts a combination of friendly atmosphere, rich history, a thriving arts and cultural scene and sporting passion that can rival any city in the world

Contact details
Northumbria University
City Campus, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 8ST
+ 44 (0)191 232 6002



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