Northumbria University announces £52m investment in its city campus

Press Releases   •   Jul 07, 2016 15:02 BST

Northumbria University has announced plans to invest £52 million over the next two years to make significant improvements to its Newcastle city centre campus.


Students help shift expectations of art and education with unique exhibition

Press Releases   •   Aug 26, 2016 14:29 BST

​Northumbria will next week host an innovative end-of-year show by Masters’ students working across Fine Art and Education.


EXPERT COMMENT: The north-south divide in A-levels explained

Press Releases   •   Aug 25, 2016 10:46 BST

Michael Jopling, Professor in Education in the Department of Education and Lifelong Learning at Northumbria, writes about A Levels for The Conversation.


Antarctica’s past shows region’s vulnerability to climate change

Press Releases   •   Aug 22, 2016 11:01 BST

Fresh understanding of West Antarctica has revealed how the region’s ice sheet could become unstable in a warming world.


New national survey reveals student perceptions of clearing process

Press Releases   •   Aug 16, 2016 14:25 BST

As students around the country prepare to receive their exam results on Thursday (18 August), a new national survey commissioned by Northumbria University has revealed around half of current A Level and BTEC students aren’t fully aware of the options available to them since recent changes to the clearing process came into effect.


EXPERT COMMENT: Are The Beatles still more misunderstood than Jesus?

Press Releases   •   Aug 15, 2016 16:47 BST

​Brian Ward, Professor in American Studies at Northumbria University, writes about the The Beatles for The Conversation.


Northumbria’s learning resources praised in National Student Survey

Press Releases   •   Aug 12, 2016 09:50 BST

​Northumbria University continues to outperform the sector for student satisfaction, according to the results of the 2016 National Student Survey, released yesterday (Wednesday 10 August).


EXPERT COMMENT: Five new sports announced for Tokyo 2020, but where does the future of the Olympics lie?

Press Releases   •   Aug 04, 2016 15:22 BST

​Mikhail Batuev, Lecturer in Sport Management in the Department of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation at Northumbria University, writes about the 2020 Olympics for The Conversation.


EXPERT COMMENT: Athletes, you’re doing weight training all wrong

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2016 14:36 BST

​Glyn Howatson, Professor of Human & Applied Physiology at Northumbria, along with Angus Hunter, Reader in Exercise Physiology and Lee Hamilton, Lecturer in Sport, Health and Exercise Science at the University of Stirling, writes about weight training for The Conversation.


Northumbria ranked top 10 for number of graduates in professional employment

Press Releases   •   Jul 22, 2016 14:28 BST

​Northumbria University graduates are far more likely to gain professional employment than those from other universities, according to the latest nationwide graduate employability survey.

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11 Sep all day

GSK Residential Training Experience

Sep 11 - Sep 16
Stevenage, Herts

08 Oct all day

International Research Conference on Family Justice

Oct 08 - Oct 09
Business and Law Building City Campus East Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2SU

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