Northumbria University

Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.

Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. We are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.

Northumbria works with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 560 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit the University’s programmes.  Innovative and entrepreneurial, we are also ranked fourth in the UK for graduate business start-ups.

We have a campus in London as well as Newcastle, and work in partnership with other higher education institutions across the world attracting students from 136 countries...

Name In English Type Foundation Year
Northumbria University Public 1992

Academic Requirement for admission
Bachelors Programs
  • Intermediate/ 12 Year High School/ O/ A Level with 70%
  • IELTS minimum 6.0 overall with minimum of 6.0
  • Without IELTS possible
Master Programs
  • 4-years bachelors (Hons) degree / 16 years education with 60%
  • IELTS minimum 6.5 overall with minimum of 6.0
  • Without IELTS possible

Tuition Fee
Bachelors Programs GBP £ 13,000 / Year Approx.
Master Programs GBP £ 15,000 / Year Approx.

Course with and without work placement year

  • (Hons) Business (Top-Up)
  • BA (Hons) Business Enterprise, Creation and Management (Top Up)
  • BA (Hons) International Banking and Finance (Top - Up)
  • BSc (Hons) Applied Computing (Top - Up)
  • MSc Business with International Management
  • MSc Business with Financial Management
  • MSc Business with Marketing Management
  • MSc Business with Human Resource Management (HRM)
  • MSc Business with Entrepreneurship
  • MSc Cyber Security
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MA Design Management
  • MSc Digital Marketing
  • MSc Project Management
  • MSc Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc Luxury Brand Management

Northumbria University:

  • Work Placement Year available
  • Wide range of scholarships available including merit-based scholarship Upto 4000 GBP
  • Student having no IELTS can sit for internal English test of University.