From its origins as a School of Medicine and Surgery in 1834, Newcastle University today offers a first-class student experience in the heart of Britain’s number one student city. Newcastle is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities.
They are one of only 9 Institutions in the UK to hold an Athena SWAN Silver award demonstrating the impact of their activties. They are actively working with their Schools and Institutes to achieve Athena SWAN accreditation. Seventeen academic units currently hold Athena SWAN departmental awards - including five Silver and twelve Bronze awards.
A focus on global research collaborations and continued success in attracting international students and academics has resulted in Newcastle University being in the world's top 50 universities for 'International Outlook' according to the most recent Times Higher Education World University Rankings.Other high rankings for its employability and student satisfaction collectively with the vast opportunities on offer for students, show that Newcastles student experience is amongst the best in the UK.
They are a civic University with an international reputation for academic excellence. They are also a world-class research-intensive University, which delivers teaching and facilitates learning of the highest quality and plays a leading role in the economic, social and cultural development of the North East of England.Attracting and retaining high calibre people is fundamental to the continued success of the University and they warmly welcome staff from across the globe.
They offer information and advice on a broad range of issues to all students. Whether you want to discuss changes in your circumstances or just explore the options available to you, they can help.They provide information about:
They have an extensive range of catered and self-catered University-owned and managed accommodation.Through the Property Management Service, NUstudenthomes, they lease properties from owners and rent them to students. They also have a comprehensive selection of privately advertised properties.They can help with:
Newcastles Library Service is the only one in the UK to be awarded the government's Charter Mark for excellent customer services five times in a row and the new Customer Services Excellence award. As well as the main library, there are libraries in the Medical School and Law School, and together these house over 1 million books and 100,000 electronic resources.
Other first-class facilities at Newcastle include over 1,400 networked PCs, 24-hour computer clusters, social learning spaces.
Confidential support is available to students who want help with personal problems and mental health difficulties affecting their work and general wellbeing. They can support you through:
Newcastles UK campus is a single-site classic red-brick university with its location in the heart of a lively compact city. Known as one of the most vibrant, friendly and cosmopolitan cities in the country, Newcastle is fast becoming an internationally renowned centre of culture. It has character, stunning architecture and an unforgettable nightlife and with the University right in the centre, its easy for students to take advantage of all that Newcastle has to offer. Ancient castles, beautiful countryside and the unspoilt coastline of Northumberland can also be found close by.
Recognised as one of the best universities in the UK for sport, Newcastle have ranked in the top 15 of the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) league for the past six years. It has over 60 established sports clubs, professional coaching and an Elite Athletes Squad and sports scholarships for high-performing athletes.
The NUMed Student Association (PPM-03-01-16072014) is the representative body for the student community in dealings with the academic leadership of NUMed Malaysia.
AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, based in the USA. A process of voluntary, non-governmental review of educational institutions and programmes, reviewing business schools and universities. As a specialised agency, AACSB International grants accreditation for undergraduate and graduate business administration and accounting programmes.