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.