Northumbria University

Northumbria University Ranking

country rank: 59
world rank: 670

University Overview

Northumbria University ranking was established in 1992 as a non-profit public higher education institution in the medium city of Newcastle upon Tyne (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), North East England. Northumbria University (UNN) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. Northumbria University (UNN) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This UK higher-education institution, which is 28 years old, has a selective admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Northumbria University ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Northumbria University Ranking

University Identity

Name Northumbria University
Acronym UNN
Founded 1992 Origins date back to 1894
Motto Aetas Discendi The age of learning

University Location

Address City Campus, 2 Ellison Place Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East England United Kingdom
Tel +44 (191) 232 6002
Fax +44 (191) 261 1264

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office International Office, 21-22 Ellison Place Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST (191) 227 4274 (191) 406 0901

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Universities UK University Alliance

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