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Hats off and festive cheer to pioneering new graduates

Hats off and festive cheer to pioneering new graduates

Press releases   •   Dec 17, 2019 10:40 GMT

A new university campus offering innovative and flexible study opportunities in the Netherlands has just seen its first cohort of students graduate with internationally recognised degrees.

Designing the future of Armenian education

Designing the future of Armenian education

Press releases   •   Dec 12, 2019 11:09 GMT

Design and business experts from Northumbria University are playing a key role in exploring the development of higher education and entrepreneurialism in Armenia.

New world record for Northumbria Paralympic swimmer

New world record for Northumbria Paralympic swimmer

Press releases   •   Nov 19, 2019 17:00 GMT

Northumbria University swimmer and five times Paralympic medallist Taka Suzuki, has set a new world record in the S4 100m Freestyle Short Course.

Student swaps North East for Far East in unique work placement

Student swaps North East for Far East in unique work placement

Press releases   •   Oct 28, 2019 13:22 GMT

A project linking cities from around the world which share the name ‘Newcastle’ has led to a dream work placement for a Northumbria University student.

Global league table rates Northumbria for research

Global league table rates Northumbria for research

Press releases   •   Sep 12, 2019 09:53 BST

Northumbria University, Newcastle continues to improve its standing in global league tables and is now rated among the top universities in the world for research citations.

It’s a mystery: Parents in the dark about the university Clearing process, says study

It’s a mystery: Parents in the dark about the university Clearing process, says study

Press releases   •   Aug 06, 2019 10:19 BST

With just a week to go before A-level results are released, more than half of parents – including those who themselves have studied at university – have not heard of Clearing and Adjustment, according to new research.

Student entrepreneur launches business with a social mission

Student entrepreneur launches business with a social mission

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2019 15:14 GMT

A student at Northumbria University has launched his first business with a social mission to help raise awareness of ocean pollution and save marine life.

Kick off the festive season with Northumbria University’s Carol Service
Students set to benefit from Brewin Dolphin Scholarship

Students set to benefit from Brewin Dolphin Scholarship

Press releases   •   Nov 20, 2018 14:49 GMT

Investment and Wealth management business Brewin Dolphin has pledged £9,000 for a scholarship programme to support Northumbria students wishing to study at the University's Amsterdam Campus.

Extra! Extra! The new edition of Northumbria University News is out now

Extra! Extra! The new edition of Northumbria University News is out now

Press releases   •   Oct 29, 2018 10:53 GMT

The Autumn edition of Northumbria University News is here. Packed with the latest news, features and interviews, Northumbria University News is the perfect way to ‘read all about’ the exciting developments taking place across the University.

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.

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.

The UK’s greatest event of 2018 is here

The UK’s greatest event of 2018 is here

Press releases   •   Jun 22, 2018 09:55 BST

If you thought the Royal Wedding was big then you haven’t seen anything yet! The Great Exhibition of the North launches at 1pm today, Friday 22 June – and Northumbria University is at the heart of the action.

‘Take On Tomorrow’ with the new edition of Northumbria University News

‘Take On Tomorrow’ with the new edition of Northumbria University News

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2018 11:02 BST

The spring edition of Northumbria University News is here.

 Leading lights in the North East travel tourism and hospitality sector inspire a new generation

Leading lights in the North East travel tourism and hospitality sector inspire a new generation

Press releases   •   Mar 14, 2018 13:15 GMT

More than 200 future leaders of the travel and tourism industry in the North East of England gathered at the Sage in Gateshead to hear from today’s top tourism and event leaders.

Great Exhibition of the North programme announced

Great Exhibition of the North programme announced

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2018 12:27 GMT

A cultural extravaganza will take place in Newcastle and Gateshead this summer, with staff and students from Northumbria University supporting the festival through a wide variety of events and activities.

 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.

Northumbria champions responsible business education at World Economic Forum
Criminal assets explored during policing seminar

Criminal assets explored during policing seminar

Press releases   •   Jan 15, 2018 14:37 GMT

The implications of recovering assets from convicted criminals will be discussed by finance and crime experts from Northumbria University during a free seminar this week.

Honorary Consuls meet international students to discuss their role – and Brexit

Honorary Consuls meet international students to discuss their role – and Brexit

Press releases   •   Dec 15, 2017 10:31 GMT

The Honorary Consuls for Sweden, Germany and France have visited Northumbria University to discuss their consular and cultural diplomacy initiatives, and how they can support international students.