Northumbria University, officially the University of Northumbria at Newcastle, is a university located in Newcastle upon Tyne in the North East of England. A former polytechnic, it was established as one of the new universities in 1992.
Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence.
Our ambition is to be in the top 30 of UK universities. Northumbria is transforming to become a new kind of excellent university. To achieve this transformation, between 2013 and 2018 we will:
Build global reputation, market position and revenue streams
Grow high quality research and use it to drive excellence in all of our activities
Maximise student and stakeholder satisfaction
Strengthen operational efficiency and effectiveness, and foster a culture of continuous improvement.
Northumbria’s London Campus offers students our academic quality and outstanding experience in the UK’s capital city.