With more than 8000 students, 1200 staff and an annual turnover of £130m we are one of the biggest faculties in the UK working across science and engineering.
Our research is tackling some of the biggest challenges society faces. Our strongest projects include:
Our staff and facilities are national leaders, providing expertise to the highest levels of government.
We host key components of the UK's research infrastructure. This includes the National Centre for Energy Systems Integration, the National Centre for Subsea and Offshore Engineering, the government-backed National Innovation Centre for Data, and two of the Government's Centres for Agricultural Innovation.
We are also members of major research consortia including:
Education is underpinned by traditional and innovative pedagogy. We are one of only eight research-intensive Russell Group universities to have achieved gold, the highest rating, in the Teaching Excellence Framework . All of our degree courses are research-informed and delivered together with industrial partners. Based in a city famed for its friendliness and vibrancy, our students' experience is envied by many around the world.
The value of our work is demonstrated by strong partnerships with global industry such as Siemens, Red Hat and Arup. Our colleagues also influence a wide range of national and internation policy. Work with our partners spans:
As a civic university, our outreach work includes open online courses, Street Science, and a large programme of support for schools and colleges.
Our staff work from our campus in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. We have several off-campus locations including farms and coastal laboratories, and our Singapore campuses.