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Are you passionate about the world around you?  Do you want to explore future while solving the problems of today?  Are you excited by developments in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics?  Then take a moment to consider what it would be like to study with like-minded people, in an academic community that is at the forefront of the latest research and shaping the agenda in these subject areas.

We are as curious about the world as you are; we want to understand how to build things, how to understand things; to know how the earth was formed and what contribution humankind has made to the planet.  Our commitment to understanding is shown through our multimillion pound investment in laboratories to aid your learning.  From food processing and sensory analysis, to forensics genetics, to mathematical modelling, to testing, mixing materials, moulding, laser cutting and 3D printing; we want you to learn practically, immersing yourself in the need to understand how and why.

We will encourage your analytical approach to creative observations and solutions, in order to become the highly sought after STEM graduates, society needs. Consider the impact studying on a degree programme that has had content developed with our industry partners will have to your employability.  Imagine undertaking a work placement with word recognised leading organisations, working with professionals to come up with solutions to those life defining and life improving questions that need answering. 

Our degree programmes are accredited by professional bodies such as Institute of Physics (IOP), Chartered Institute of IT (BSC), Chartered Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) meaning upon graduation your success in  your studies will be recognised all over the world.

Join us and your journey of discovery and understanding will flourish.

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At Northumbria, we make things easier by offering a variety of University accommodation that suits all tastes and budgets.

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Undergraduate Open Day Events

Looking to study in with us in September? Our Undergraduate Open Day Events are the perfect opportunity for you to find out as much as you can about our wide range of courses and world-class facilities.

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