Thanks for telling us about yourself, ! Now we know who we're talking to, and can create content you'll love
The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience.
You can accept all, or else manage cookies individually. However, blocking some types of cookies may affect your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.
You can change your cookies preference at any time by visiting our Cookies Notice page. Please remember to clear your browsing data and cookies when you change your cookies preferences. This will remove all cookies previously placed on your browser.
For more detailed information about the cookies we use, or how to clear your browser cookies data see our Cookies Notice
Manage consent preferences
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems.
They are essential for you to browse the website and use its features.
You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. We can’t identify you from these cookies.
These help us personalise our sites for you by remembering your preferences and settings. They may be set by us or by third party providers, whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then these services may not function properly.
These cookies allow us to count visits and see where our traffic comes from, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are popular and see how visitors move around the site. The cookies cannot directly identify any individual users.
If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to improve its performance for you.
These cookies may be set through our site by social media services or our advertising partners. Social media cookies enable you to share our content with your friends and networks. They can track your browser across other sites and build up a profile of your interests. If you do not allow these cookies you may not be able to see or use the content sharing tools.
Advertising cookies may be used to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but work by uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will still see ads, but they won’t be tailored to your interests.
Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumbria University is globally recognised for its research-intensive approach to postgraduate study. The university encourages its students to ‘Take on Tomorrow’ and is renowned for producing highly qualified future leaders in both academia and industry. A reputation for academic excellence is complemented by a proven track record of generating a rich body of innovative research output.
Northumbria has completed £250 million worth of redevelopment and regeneration over the past decade, all designed to enhance student learning. The university is home to one of the UK’s best healthcare training centres and one of the UK’s largest university libraries.
Northumbria offers a wide range of taught postgraduate courses, including postgraduate certificates and diplomas, master’s degrees, and research degree opportunities. Courses have been expertly crafted to help expand students’ knowledge and skills. The university’s connections to a huge variety of national and international employers and professional bodies help students gain valuable experience and contacts within their specialist industry.
The university is renowned for its academic and research excellence. In the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2021), Northumbria recorded the largest rise in research power of any UK university for the second time running, putting Northumbria in the top 25 in the country for research power.
Taught postgraduate courses are heavily influenced by the innovative research being undertaken at the university, which responds to some of the world’s most pressing economic, cultural, social, and environmental challenges. Students at Northumbria become a part of a world-leading research community, driving forward new discoveries, and influencing real change in the world.