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Postgraduate Open Day

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Postgraduate Open Day

Date: Wednesday 14 November
Location: Student Central, City Campus West
Time: 12.30 - 4.00pm

Our Postgraduate Open Day offers you the chance to find out more about our range of Masters courses from academic staff and current students.

You can take a tour of the campus, see the facilities in Sport Central and look around our award-winning library.

We will have a number of our support services available to chat about the application process, entry requirements and student finance, and our current students can give you insight into life on campus.

Whether you want to increase your knowledge in your current subject area or you're looking to follow a new path, join us and find out how postgraduate study at Northumbria will help you take on tomorrow.

To give you an insight into life at Northumbria, we've spread our open day around key areas of the campus.

Start your day at Student Central, then head over to meet teaching staff and current students and see facilities at the following hubs:

Arts, Design & Social Sciences Subject Hub - Foyer, City Campus East 2 (CCE2)
Business & Law Subject Hub - Foyer, City Campus East 1 (CCE1)
Engineering & Environment Subject Hub - Foyer, CIS Building
Health & Life Sciences - Student Central

Campus Tours

Take a tour of City Campus with a current Northumbria student.

Library Tours

Come and view our new and innovative learning spaces which make Northumbria's Library one of the best academic libraries in the country.

Sport Central Tours

Take a tour of our award-winning facilities and meet the team.

For all tours meet at the information desk. 

Virtual Sessions

Unable to attend on the day, session clash or want to watch again? Sessions marked with the camera and Facebook icons will be available online or via Facebook Live.

General Postgraduate Sessions

Session Time Venue

Campus Tours
A student-led walking tour of our outstanding PG facilities

Every 20 mins between 12:30 - 16:00 Leave from the Information Desk, Student Central 
Apply NOW and Admissions drop-ins
Advice on the application process, and the opportunity to submit your application today
Drop in between 12:30 - 16:00 Central Exhibition, Student Central 
Introduction to PG Funding
An overview of funding available for your postgraduate degree
14:00 - 14:30 149 Northumberland Building
Student Accommodation
Join us to find out about our great range of student accommodation and how to apply 
 14:30 - 15:00 114 Northumberland Building

Arts, Design & Social Sciences

Meet academic staff and current students who can give you information on these courses:


  • Animation MA
  • Arts MRes
  • Conservation of Fine Art MA
  • Creative and Cultural Industries Management MA
  • Film Making MA
  • Master of Fine Art MFA
  • Preventive Conservation MA
  • Theatre and Performance MA


  • Design MA
  • Design MRes
  • Multidisciplinary Innovation MA/MSc


  • Applied Linguistics for TESOL MA
  • Creative Writing MA
  • English Literature MA
  • English Literature MRes
  • History MA
  • History MRes


  • Criminology and Criminal Justice MA
  • International Development MSc
  • International Relations, Conflict and Security MA
  • Mass Communication Management MSc
  • Social Sciences MRes
Session Time Venue
Master of Fine Art
Tour the facilities at BALTIC39, meet with staff and a chance to ask questions
Meet at 13:45 Meet at the tour meeting point in Design School Foyer, CCE2  
 History MA and MRes
Join Carlos Conde Solares to explore both courses
13:15 - 13:45 010 Design School  
Conservation of Fine Art MA
Drop in to Burt Hall to see the facilities and meet staff and students from the course

12:30 - 13:15
14:00 - 16:00

Burt Hall   
English Literature MA and MRes
In Conversation with Rosie White
Discover more in this informal chat with the programme leader
15:00 - 15:30 010 Design School

Business & Law

Meet academic staff and current students who can give you information on these courses:


  • Business with... MSc suite of programmes
  • Coaching PG Cert / PG Dip / MA
  • Digital Marketing MSc
  • Entrepreneurship MSc
  • Global Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc
  • Human Resource Management and Development PG Dip / MA
  • International Business Management MSc
  • Leadership and Management MSc
  • Marketing MSc
  • Newcastle Business School MBA


  • Finance MSc 
  • Forensic Accounting MSc
  • International Finance and Investment MSc
  • International Financial Management MSc


  • Advanced Legal Practice LLM
  • Bar Professional Training Course BPTC
  • Data Protection Law and Information Governance PG Cert
  • Employment Law in Practice LLM
  • Graduate Diploma in Law GDL/CPE
  • Information Rights Law and Practice LLM
  • Law (Cyber Law, International Commercial Law, International Finance or Space Law) LLM
  • Legal Practice (LPC) PG Dip
  • LLM in Bar Professional Training
  • LLM in Legal Practice
  • Medical Law LLM
  • Mental Health Law LLM
  • Professional Practice in Mental Health Law PG Cert
Time Venue
Studying at Newcastle Business School
An introduction to our range of Business Masters courses and advice on what course is right for you
13:15 - 13:45 401 Newcastle Business School 
Join Amanda Newby to explore both courses
13:30 - 14:00 008 Newcastle Business School 
Want a career in Law but don't have a Law degree? Let Tony Storey explain how you can with our GDL course
15:00 - 15:30

008 Newcastle Business School

Engineering & Environment

Meet academic staff and current students who can give you information on these courses:


  • Architecture MArch
  • Interior Architecture PG Cert
  • Real Estate MSc
  • Real Estate (International) MSc


  • Advanced Computer Science MSc
  • Computer Science MSc
  • Information Science (Data Analytics) MSc
  • Information Science (Library Management) MSc


  • Disaster Management and Sustainable Development MSc
  • Environmental Health MSc
  • Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Reconstruction MSc
  • Safety, Health and Environmental Management MSc


  • Electrical Power Engineering MSc
  • Microelectronic and Communications Engineering MSc
  • Statistics MSc


  • Construction Project Management with BIM MSc
  • Engineering Management MSc
  • Mechanical Engineering MSc
  • Project Management MSc
  • Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technologies MSc
Time Venue
Computer & Information Sciences
Take a tour of our brand new state-of-the-art £7m Computer and Information Sciences Building led by one of our Teaching Technicians
13:30 - 14:00 Meet at the tour meeting point in Foyer, CIS Building

Health & Life Sciences

Meet academic staff and current students who can give you information on these courses:


  • Biotechnology MSc
  • Forensic Science MSc
  • Microbiology MSc
  • Nutritional Science MSc


  • Healthcare Management MSc
  • Nursing MSc
  • Nursing Leadership MSc
  • Professional Non-Surgical Aesthetic Practice PG Cert/MSc


  • Health Psychology MSc
  • Occupational and Organisational Psychology MSc
  • Psychology MRes
  • Psychology MSc
  • Sport and Exercise Science MSc


  • Autism MA
  • Early Primary Education (Blended Learning) PGCE
  • Education MA
  • Education MEd
  • Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration) MSc
  • Primary Education PGCE
  • Public Health MPH
  • Public Health (Nutrition) MPH
  • Secondary Art, Craft and Design PGCE
  • Social Work MA
  • Special and Inclusive Education PG Cert
  • Teaching Pupils with Dyslexia within an Education and Training Setting PG Cert


  • Clinical Exercise Physiology MSc
  • Exercise Science MRes
  • International Sport Management MSc
  • Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration) MSc
  • Strength and Conditioning MSc
Session Time Venue
MA Social Work
Ruth Hamilton will give an introduction to the course and an opportunity to ask questions
13:00 - 13:30 003 Student Central
 International Sport Management MSc
In Conversation with Gordon Macfadyen
Find out more from the programme leader with an opportunity to ask questions
15:15 - 15:45 003 Student Central

Event Details

Student Central
City Campus West
Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne


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