Northumbria University: Statistics

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#708 of 14,160In the World
#282 of 2,789In Europe
#62 of 163In the United Kingdom
#48 of 131In England
#2 of 2In Newcastle upon Tyne
#124 of 1,610For Communications and Public Relations
Top50%For 123 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
63%
Enrollment
27,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate63%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral School Certificate (GCE) with passes in 2 subjects at Advanced ('A') level with passes at Grade C or above in 3 other subjects at General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) level, or passes in 3 subjects at GCE 'A' level with pass at Grade C or above in 1 other subject at GCSE level
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - February; February-June)
Enrollment27,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio22:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
17,046
Citations
357,041

Northumbria University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
4,893 / 91,346
Engineering
3,846 / 62,127
Medicine
3,440 / 93,472
Computer Science
2,783 / 54,860
Business
2,493 / 61,622
Psychology
2,217 / 66,897
Physics
1,858 / 30,717
Chemistry
1,665 / 35,709
Sociology
1,530 / 27,477
Materials Science
1,202 / 20,785
Environmental Science
1,178 / 31,798
Biology
1,105 / 34,309
Economics
997 / 21,846
Art & Design
993 / 11,020
Political Science
944 / 8,321
Communications and Public Relations
820 / 24,909
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
696 / 13,273
Physical Therapy
625 / 21,414
Mathematics
541 / 12,477
Health Science
491 / 9,849
Social Psychology
483 / 15,227
Management Information Systems
480 / 9,610
Electronic Engineering
476 / 6,209
Demography
475 / 15,345
Nursing
471 / 9,039
Optical Engineering
390 / 6,496
Marketing
373 / 16,158
Child Psychology
361 / 17,277
Law
358 / 2,717
Automation and Control engineering
349 / 5,075
Healthcare Management (MHA)
344 / 6,357
Public Policy / Administration
317 / 4,276
Environmental Management
311 / 12,350
Education Majors
304 / 5,621
Geology
297 / 8,514
Public Health
296 / 8,313
History
296 / 504
Clinical Psychology
293 / 8,076
Geography and Cartography
290 / 4,045
Development Studies
287 / 7,409

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990153
1991243
19921037
19935838
199499112
1995155201
1996174347
1997140437
1998114642
1999143797
20001741044
20011861299
20021981744
20032252264
20042732706
20052873630
20062984659
20072845975
20083817344
20093578116
201048610108
201157411867
201272514719
201389517635
2014107020858
2015107523682
2016127626538
2017137830960
2018147832497
2019167840747
2020195153471

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$11,250$6,250
International students$18,750$11,250

Northumbria University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
DoctorateArchitecture, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Fine Arts, Geography, Law, Mathematics, Psychology

Northumbria University alumni

  1. Jonathan Ive

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    Jonathan Ive
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    industrial designer
    Biography

    Sir Jonathan Paul Ive KBE HonFREng RDI is a British-American industrial, product and architectural designer. Ive was Chief Design Officer (CDO) of Apple Inc., and serves as Chancellor of the Royal College of Art. He joined Apple in September 1992, where he remained until his departure in July 2019. Following several years of designing the interface aspects of Apple products he was promoted to Senior Vice President of Industrial Design in the late 1990s after the return of co-founder Steve Jobs to the company, and CDO in 2015. Working closely with Jobs during their tenure together at Apple, Ive played a vital role in the designs of the iMac, Power Mac G4 Cube, iPod, iPhone, iPad, MacBook, and parts of the user interface of Apple's mobile operating system iOS, among other products. He also helped design Apple's major architectural projects, such as Apple Park and Apple Stores.

  2. Neil Marshall

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    Neil Marshall
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm directorfilm editortelevision director
    Biography

    Neil Marshall is a British film and television director, editor, producer, and screenwriter. He directed the horror films Dog Soldiers (2002) and The Descent (2005), the science fiction action film Doomsday (2008), the historical war film Centurion (2010), the superhero action film Hellboy (2019), and the adventure horror film The Reckoning (2020).

  3. Alexei Mordashov

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    Alexei Mordashov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Alexey Alexandrovich Mordashov is a Russian billionaire businessman. He is the main shareholder and chairman of Severstal, a Russian conglomerate with interests in metal, energy and mining companies. As of 9 April 2021, Bloomberg Billionaires Index estimated Mordashov's personal net worth at US$25.8 billion, making him the fourth-richest person in Russia. In the Forbes ranking, which takes into account the assets of the whole family, Mordashov ranks first among Russian billionaires ($29.1B).

  4. Victoria Pendleton

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    Victoria Pendleton
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    track cyclistsport cyclistautobiographerjockey
    Biography

    Victoria Louise Pendleton, is a British jockey and former track cyclist who specialised in the sprint, team sprint and keirin disciplines. She is a former Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth champion. With two Olympic gold medals and one silver, Pendleton is one of Great Britain's most successful female Olympians.

General info

Alternative namesUNN
Founded1992
AccreditationPrivy Council
MottoAetas Discendi
The age of learning
Academic structureSchool of Arts and Social Sciences
School of Built and Natural Environment
School of Computing, Engineering and Information Sciences
School of Design and School of Design, London
School of Health, Community and Education Studies
School of Law
School of Life Sciences
Graduate School
Newcastle Business School
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Universities UK
University Alliance

Location and Contacts

AddressCity Campus, 2 Ellison Place
Newcastle upon Tyne, North East England, NE1 8ST
United Kingdom
City population300,000
Phone+44 (191) 232 6002
Fax+44 (191) 261 1264

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