Northumbria University

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About the institution

Northumbria University has a campus in Newcastle city centre and Coach Lane Campus, three miles from the city centre, for education, nursing, healthcare and social work students. It also has a campus in London. Its business school has a trading room with Bloomberg terminals and won the Business School of the Year award at the Times Higher Education Awards in 2015. The university works with employers such as Nike and IBM, and more than 560 employers sponsor the university’s programmes.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
27,563
Male UG students: 
43%
Female UG students: 
57%
Full-time students: 
83%
Under 21 on entry: 
68%
International: 
9%
Undergraduate: 
84%
Student-staff ratio: 
18.0
Average UCAS tariff: 
363.0

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 20%
2.1: 47%
2.2: 25%
Pass: 8%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

89%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
54%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
21,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment
UCAS code: 
N77
Northumberland Building Northumberland Road Tyne and Wear Newcastle upon Tyne
Postcode: 
NE1 8ST
Telephone number: 
0191 349 5600

Guardian university guide rank

50

out of 119

Times university guide rank

65

out of 128


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