Please let us know whether you think your university does enough to attract and cater for students from a diverse range of backgrounds?
"I think the university is very diverse."
"The university definitely encourages diversity by providing opportunities for people to express themselves. The uni encourages all religions and backgrounds through societies and other activities. They also encourage diversity by offering grants to students from different nationalities."
"I think it could have a better reach."
"There's both pastoral and financial help available."
"We have a lot of white and international students but not many black students. However, there is an Afro-Caribbean society that you can join, which is great!"
"Northumbria has a wide and excellent support network ensuring that everybody's needs are met while at university."
"I'm based in the business and law building and they have a very diverse range of students. I think they deal with diversity extremely well."
"Yes, it's a very friendly university with a diverse population from every walk of life."
"The university has partners and offices in different parts of the world, they also send university representatives to attend education fairs that are usually conducted by the host country or a British Embassy sponsored event. The university offers English classes conducted by professors during certain periods. The student welfare office is also there if you need help, especially for international students (Visa, IELTS, finances, etc)."
"Yes, plenty of support is provided."
"There is a very diverse range of students. It's a more diverse student population than Newcastle University."