Little History about Northumbria
Originally termed as Newcastle Polytechnic, Northumbria University was formed in 1969 with the merger of three local institutes named Rutherford College of Technology, the Municipal College of Commerce, and the College of Art & Industrial Design. Got the university status in 1992.
Top 10 In UK and Well Equipped
Northumbria is among the top 10 universities in the UK. Northumbria University is one of the well-recognized educational institutes of the United Kingdom, houses state-of-the-art facilities including a modern campus, tech-equipped classrooms, sophisticated labs, big residences cum conference halls, sports clubs, and many more.
Best Award for University Building
The Computer and Information Sciences building won Lord Mayor's award for best architecture and environmental design.
Own Printing Press
Established in 2002, a press run by the university in the campus, prints and publishes a wide range of publications- books, subjects, journals, biography, science, engineering, photography, travel, and music, etc.
Thousands of International Student
Nearly 31,500 (plus) students are pursuing their study programs, almost 8,500 students are from foreign nations like India, China, Singapore, etc.
Various Academic Programs
The university offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Offering a wide range of academic courses ranging from science, medicine, hospitality, arts, law, tourism, business management, computers, IT, and other technology-driven programs, the Northumbria campus is preeminent in research as well, providing the world's excellent research. As there are various courses to choose from, students can choose their course as per their field of interest.
List Of Few Programs Offered
Advanced Computer Science MSc
Artificial Intelligence MSc
Business Analytics MSc
Business and Management MSc
Business with Financial Management MSc
Business with Human Resource Management MSc
Business with International Management MSc
Cyber Security MSc
Data Science MSc
Engineering Management MSc
Fashion Design MA
Forensic Accounting MSc
Global Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management with Advanced Practice MSc
Graduate Certificate in Business (London)
Health Psychology MSc
Information Science (Data Analytics) MSc
Mechanical Engineering MSc with Advanced Practice in Second Year
Microelectronic and Communications Engineering MSc
Project Management MSc
Theatre and Performance MA
Northumbria University boasts various residential rooms from suites, high class, and to budget housing that includes nearly 5,000 bedrooms.
High-speed internet access and Launderette are provided.
24 hours security
Parking is not provided
Three Campuses, Easily-Accessible
Northumbria University comprises three main campuses, the City Campus, the Coach Lane Campus, and the London campus, equipped with Life Sciences and Engineering labs, modern classrooms cum teaching buildings, department of Health and Life Sciences, other departments, computer labs, the university library, Students' Union, sports facilities and many more. Pharmacy, general stores, coffee shops, stationery, and ATMs are easily accessible to students.
Public transport is available and easily accessible from the university, helping students residing Off-Campus.
Noted Alumni of Film Technicians, Sports Persons, and Entrepreneurs, etc
Northumbria has the best reputation in producing the most successful graduates, here is the list of some noteworthy alumni that includes Scott Henshall (Fashion designer), Kevin Whately (senior actor), Neil Marshall (Film director of The Descent 2005, couple of episodes of Game of Thrones, Hell Boy and DoomsDay, etc), Victoria Pendleton (famous Olympic cyclist, won multiple Olympic gold medals ), Bharti Kher (British-Indian artist, noted for paintings, sculptures ), Bob Murray (Former Chairman of Sunderland AFC) and many more
Experience Student Life - Award-Winning and Wide Range Clubs and Sports
Northumbria offers an excellent experience for its students. Besides offering high-quality studies and research in tech-equipped classrooms and labs, the university offers more recreational facilities to students to chill in leisure time.
The Students' Union building at the heart of the City Campus houses a wide range of clubs and bars, sports arena, biggest night clubs, and live music platforms, etc.
There are three award-winning bars
Northumbria is maintaining a £30 million Sports Center that offers a huge variety of sports facilities and events such as swimming, badminton, fitness, squash, etc.
Northumbria University Rankings
Times Higher Education (THE) 2020
University Ranking 351-400
Engineering and Technology 251-300
Business and Economics 301-400
University Rank 701-750
The Complete University Guide 2020
University Ranking (UK)-50
Business & Management Studies 60
Computer Science 72
Civil Engineering -28
Mechanical Engineering 39
University Rank 901-1000
The Guardian 2020
Mechanical Engineering 54
Business, Management & Marketing 84
University Rankings 47
Civil Engineering 17
U.S. News & World Report 2020
Best Global Universities-669