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Northumbria’s Spring 2021 Newspaper has landed!

Northumbria’s Spring 2021 Newspaper has landed!

Press releases   •   Mar 08, 2021 17:00 GMT

Our Spring 2021 newspaper is available to read online now.

Programme supports region’s small businesses on road to recovery
Northumbria secures funding worth up to £1.9 million to help SMEs and graduate start-ups
From Flooding to Covid-19

From Flooding to Covid-19

Press releases   •   Nov 23, 2020 09:14 GMT

Northumbria students learn to be agile in challenging business environment

Northumbria students learn to be agile in challenging business environment

Press releases   •   Nov 03, 2020 10:57 GMT

​Students at Northumbria University are learning what it means to be agile in an ever-changing marketplace, with support from one of the world’s most renowned business support companies.

Research reveals UK risks losing vital manufacturing skills forever - due to Covid-19
Northumbria University joins new employability programme for autistic students

Northumbria University joins new employability programme for autistic students

Press releases   •   Oct 19, 2020 10:29 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle, has joined The Employ Autism Higher Education Network, a ground-breaking higher education employability programme, which aims to unlock the potential of autistic students and graduates and help them into full-time work.

Programme to boost SME recovery kicks off

Programme to boost SME recovery kicks off

Press releases   •   Oct 15, 2020 09:00 BST

A new, fully-funded leadership programme, created specifically to help SMEs build resilience, tackle the challenges they’re facing during Covid-19, and drive future growth, is now underway with its first cohort from across the region.

All hands to the sanitiser pump for young entrepreneur

All hands to the sanitiser pump for young entrepreneur

Press releases   •   Aug 10, 2020 12:00 BST

​A Northumbria graduate has turned a free hand sanitiser project into a £100,000 per month business in just 12 weeks.

Businesses hit by Covid-19 to access support through Northumbria University

Businesses hit by Covid-19 to access support through Northumbria University

Press releases   •   Aug 06, 2020 10:43 BST

​Small businesses hit by Covid-19 in the North of England can access support through a multi-million pound government-funded partnership with Northumbria University, Newcastle.