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Selling to the stars

Selling to the stars

Press releases   •   Sep 26, 2019 14:44 BST

Former England and Chelsea football captain John Terry has helped kick-start the career of a Northumbria University business student after becoming one of a growing number of famous customers.

Travel experience leads to successful business start up

Travel experience leads to successful business start up

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2019 12:27 BST

Two Northumbria University graduates have won the Duke of York’s Entrepreneur of the Year award after launching their own specialist tourism marketing business last year.

Multidisciplinary partnership awarded ‘outstanding’ rating

Multidisciplinary partnership awarded ‘outstanding’ rating

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2019 13:11 BST

Northumbria University is proud to announce that a Knowledge Transfer Partnership project, which has brought together industry and academic experts to develop a new biomedical device, has been given the highest possible rating by an independent government assessor.

Northumbria projects receive share of £11m digital data research funding

Northumbria projects receive share of £11m digital data research funding

Press releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 09:15 BST

Recent media reports about the use and exploitation of personal data have increased public awareness of the benefits and drawbacks of sharing information online.

Get Ready to Innovate with Northumbria University’s Creative Fuse Team

Get Ready to Innovate with Northumbria University’s Creative Fuse Team

Press releases   •   Apr 13, 2018 10:51 BST

As part of Creative Fuse North East, Northumbria University’s design innovation team is launching two new innovation support programmes: one for clothing and textiles organisations; the other for DJs and musicians.

Business support to spark innovation

Business support to spark innovation

Press releases   •   Feb 22, 2018 09:04 GMT

Small businesses from the North-East are being invited to take part in fully-funded, action-packed creative workshops to gain a fresh perspective on opportunities and challenges, develop ideas for new products and services, and share experiences with other local businesses.

 Entrepreneurial student frames new career in film

Entrepreneurial student frames new career in film

Press releases   •   Feb 07, 2018 15:17 GMT

A final year Northumbria University student with a passion for videography and travel has been headhunted by the National Tourism Board of Morocco to work on a new campaign.

Aspiring entrepreneurs accelerate towards success

Aspiring entrepreneurs accelerate towards success

Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2017 13:40 GMT

​Seven Northumbria University students are celebrating after securing places on three of the UK’s most competitive business accelerator programmes to help their fledgling enterprises thrive.

Innovative degree course strikes the right note for aspiring musician

Innovative degree course strikes the right note for aspiring musician

Press releases   •   Nov 14, 2017 13:32 GMT

A Northumbria University student has discovered his hidden commercial talents after launching a thriving new enterprise based on his love of music, all thanks to a ground-breaking undergraduate course at Newcastle Business School.

University Business Clinic receives prestigious seal of approval

University Business Clinic receives prestigious seal of approval

Press releases   •   Sep 26, 2017 12:23 BST

An innovative education programme at Newcastle Business School has received a prestigious seal of approval from the British Academy of Management Education.