University Study in the United Kingdom: Northumbria University

University Study in the United Kingdom: Northumbria University — About

About University Study in the United Kingdom: Northumbria University

Newcastle / Gateshead is home to Northumbria University, located in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, a regional capital situated less than three hours from London and just one hour from Edinburgh.

More than 40,000 university students live in the Newcastle metro area (15% of the total population) making student life vibrant. Newcastle upon Tyne is renowned for nightlife, sports, festivals, entertainment, shopping and friendliness, and was voted the third-best city in Europe for nightlife in 2010 (tripadvisor.com).

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Housing & Meals

Students are placed in one of Northumbria's on-campus student residences with other international and British students. 

Excursions

Northumbria's student union is one of the most active in the UK, offering several on-campus events each week.  Northumbria has several student societies and organizations to help students integrate into campus life.   

Learning Outcomes

Students studying at Northumbria University will:

Faculty & Staff

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