Follow Northumbria University, Newcastle

Tags

international

newcastle business school

arts design and social sciences

northumbria law school

engineering and environment

health and life sciences

sport

research and innovation

business and engagement

Latest news

Rugby ace Matt Dawson tries Northumbria’s hospitality

Rugby ace Matt Dawson tries Northumbria’s hospitality

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2018 10:24 BST

Rugby star and TV presenter Matt Dawson touched down at Northumbria University, Newcastle, to explore the latest in student accommodation and catch-up with some of rugby’s rising talent.

Top of the class for health and safety

Top of the class for health and safety

Press Releases   •   Oct 22, 2018 11:47 BST

For the third time in four years, a Northumbria University, Newcastle student has been named one of the best in the UK for studies relating to occupational health and safety.

Anti-fracking activists released on appeal – but criminalisation of nonviolent protest is new norm

Anti-fracking activists released on appeal – but criminalisation of nonviolent protest is new norm

Press Releases   •   Oct 19, 2018 14:35 BST

Nathan Stephens-Griffin, a lecturer in Criminology at Northumbria University discusses the patterns of criminalisation in relation to protests.

Northumbria subjects climb up the global rankings

Northumbria subjects climb up the global rankings

Press Releases   •   Oct 17, 2018 17:00 BST

Northumbria University is seeing further improvements in its international profile, with four subject areas featuring in Times Higher Education’s world rankings for the first time.

Graduate surveyors demonstrate ‘high standards and integrity’

Graduate surveyors demonstrate ‘high standards and integrity’

Press Releases   •   Oct 17, 2018 11:40 BST

Northumbria University is officially one of the top providers of new chartered surveyors in the UK. New figures show that 1 in every 14 new surveyors accredited with Membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors is a Northumbria graduate.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T. Find out what it means at the special event for Black History Month
EXPERT COMMENT: Protecting marine areas seem a good idea – but they may have insidious political effects

EXPERT COMMENT: Protecting marine areas seem a good idea – but they may have insidious political effects

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2018 14:53 BST

Sue Farran, Professor of Laws at Northumbria University, Newcastle discusses the implications of Marine Protected Areas.

Northumbria and Newcastle to train next generation of global change scientists

Northumbria and Newcastle to train next generation of global change scientists

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2018 13:47 BST

A new multimillion pound centre to train scientists to transform our understanding of planet Earth has been announced between Northumbria University and Newcastle University.

EXPERT COMMENT: Newcastle’s iconic Tyne Bridge: how it became a symbol of the city’s changing fortunes

EXPERT COMMENT: Newcastle’s iconic Tyne Bridge: how it became a symbol of the city’s changing fortunes

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2018 11:33 BST

Today marks the 90th anniversary of the opening of the Tyne Bridge. Northumbria University academics Laura O'Brien and Hannah E. Martin discuss the significance of the bridge and how it shaped the city.

Global award for engineer with vegan vision

Global award for engineer with vegan vision

Press Releases   •   Oct 09, 2018 16:37 BST

A talented PhD student from Northumbria University, Newcastle has won a major international award for his vision to create vegan-friendly buildings made of natural materials, such as mushrooms.

Research on rural broadband goes global

Research on rural broadband goes global

News   •   Oct 05, 2018 14:53 BST

New research by Northumbria University on methods to tackle the rural digital divide involving local communities in Cumbria has been showcased in front of an international audience of communication policy makers.

International Fellowship award enables further Antarctic research

International Fellowship award enables further Antarctic research

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2018 10:04 BST

A leading Polar specialist from Northumbria University, Newcastle will shortly be returning to Antarctica to undertake more ground-breaking research after winning a prestigious international award.

Amsterdam campus opens with ceremonial signing

Amsterdam campus opens with ceremonial signing

News   •   Oct 04, 2018 15:29 BST

Northumbria University’s international partnership with Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) has been formally inaugurated with a ceremonial signing in Amsterdam.

Uncertain future for EU citizens in the UK post-Brexit

Uncertain future for EU citizens in the UK post-Brexit

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2018 11:18 BST

More than 3.7m EU citizens living in the UK could find themselves in a state of “eternal limbo” following Brexit, according to the findings of a new report by a Northumbria University academic.

Howzat: Limitations of batsmen rankings revealed

Howzat: Limitations of batsmen rankings revealed

Press Releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 14:46 BST

Current systems for ranking the best batsmen in test cricket have been bowled out by a new study. In a paper which could give sleepless night to cricket statisticians all over the world, researchers from Newcastle and Northumbria universities delivered their ‘out’ verdict to current methods after analysing the two most popular test cricket rankings.

Growing up girl in the North East: Girl-Kind event 2018 gives platform for girls to voice their experiences

Growing up girl in the North East: Girl-Kind event 2018 gives platform for girls to voice their experiences

Press Releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 11:10 BST

More than 120 schoolgirls from across the North East will be attending an annual event this weekend highlighting the diversity of girls’ experiences in the region and giving them a chance to let people know what they’re thinking.

Research focus leads to improved global ranking

Research focus leads to improved global ranking

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2018 15:35 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has significantly increased its standing in the global league tables and is now ranked in the top 401-500 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019.

Northumbria rated best in the North East for student experience

Northumbria rated best in the North East for student experience

Press Releases   •   Sep 23, 2018 09:00 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has been rated the best in the North East for student experience by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

EXPERT COMMENT: AI could help drones ride air currents like birds

EXPERT COMMENT: AI could help drones ride air currents like birds

Press Releases   •   Sep 21, 2018 13:45 BST

Nick Martin, Senior Lecturer in Aerodynamics at Northumbria University, Newcastle, looks at how artificial intelligence could use lessons from nature to help drones ride air currents and stay in the air for longer.

Northumbria design research on show at London exhibition

Northumbria design research on show at London exhibition

Press Releases   •   Sep 20, 2018 13:29 BST

Four projects from Northumbria University, exploring how design research can help develop innovative solutions to complex issues around the world, have gone on display in London as part of a major exhibition.