General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UNN
Teachers 1,320
Students 22,913
Foreigners 15%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Privy Council
Affiliations
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Universities UK
• University Alliance
Rankings
World ranking803
Country ranking65
Employer Reputation353
International Faculty341
International Students286
Cost of living in Newcastle upon Tyne, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 196 333
Food 156 354
Transportation 54 139
Communications and utilities 76 106
Clothing 22 87
Sports and leisure 18 87
Accommodation in Newcastle upon Tyne, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre198
Shared room in city centre336
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre397
1 bedroom apartment in city centre584
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking803
QS World University Rankings762
Webometrics Ranking1016
Alternative title
cy Prifysgol Northymbria

Location on map - Northumbria University

Northumbria University (UNN) - public higher education institution in United Kingdom.

Northumbria University - Description

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....
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