At Newcastle University Business School, we believe that business is shaped by the desire to think differently and the will to transform the status quo. Our thinking, combined with a first-class reputation for academic excellence, high graduate employability and student experience, ensures that we are a first-choice destination for students from across the world.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • We are in the top 1% of business schools worldwide - an elite group of business schools who hold triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS.
  • We are in the Top 20 Universities targeted by Times Top 100 Recruiters. Higher Fliers Report 2017.
  • Live and study in a world top 100 student city. QS Best Student Cities 2017.

About

History

Newcastle University Business School is part of Newcastle University, a research-intensive Russell Group University with a proud history of over 180 years, committed to delivering world-class academic excellence.

Education

Our Masters’ courses offer you a strong focus on employability, teaching information by our latest research and academic quality assured by our professional accreditations and recognition. Our Business School is a hub of excellence and endeavour that will enable you to collaborate, learn and succeed. We are proud of what we have to offer you: elite management education; world-leading research; and a vibrant city. We are looking for students with the ability to challenge today, and the potential to change the future of global business.

Research

Research is at the heart of our teaching, this helps to ensure you are exposed to knowledge and approaches to reflect the latest thinking, grounded in examples of real-world practice. Our distinct academic research communities are a superb intellectual resource. You will learn and engage with world-leading researchers from across the globe, and become part of a knowledge network that is redefining the future of society and business. 

Career

Our graduates are in demand, and they continue to be among the most employable in the country. By providing internships and work experience placements wherever possible, we ensure you have the relevant skills to excel in your chosen career. Selected courses are developed and accredited by professional organisations and many courses include project-based assignments and/or case-study analysis. If you want to build up work experience, our Careers Service has various initiatives to help you add to your degree. With the Newcastle Work Experience Scheme you can boost your CV while studying, with paid work placements with local businesses in term time, during the summer vacation - or both.

Services

Student services

We have invested in outstanding facilities and services to support your learning. You will have access to a student support network of friendly advisers across our campus who will offer advice and guidance to help you along the way. Student services we offer: 

  • Immigration and visa support
  • Award-winning Careers Service
  • Students’ Union
  • Accommodation options to suit all budgets
  • Four libraries that open 24/7
  • Free language learning via our award-winning Language Resource Centre with self-student materials in over 150 languages
  • Dedicated Sports Centre, and high- quality outdoor facilities
  • 3,000+ networked computers and a Virtual Learning Environment
  • Writing Development Centre
  • Multi-faith team

Housing services

We have a wide range of accommodation for postgraduates. We can also help you find University managed or privately owned accommodation. You are guaranteed University accommodation for your first year with us. This could be in University managed, or managed partnership accommodation. Through University accommodation you will meet people from diverse social and cultural backgrounds. Our students often tell us that they make friends for life in our supportive communities.

Student Life

Campus life

Our single site, city-centre campus and Business School are a beautiful place to learn and socialise, just minutes' away from the heart of the action in the city. Our campus is perfectly situated less than two minutes' walk from the hustle and bustle of the main city centre shopping area.We're also just across the road from a Metro station which connects you to other parts of the city and the coast.

Sports facilities

We're supporting you to continue your favourite sport during your degree. Whatever your chosen sport, you'll receive support to reach your full potential. We're one of the top UK universities for sport. Our wide range of sports clubs compete as ‘Team Newcastle’ in the British Universities and Colleges Sport league and we are highly ranked in the league, where we excel in many sports including basketball, fencing, lacrosse, rowing, rugby union, squash and water polo. Our sports scholarship programme enables high-performing student athletes to fulfil both their sporting and academic potential. Our clubs welcome students of all abilities and, with professional coaching available across many of our activities.

Student clubs

With a huge range of societies, sports clubs, student representation and support, the Students' Union is the focus for many social activities on campus - and thousands get involved every year.  Being a postgraduate at Newcastle isn't just about academic learning, you also have the chance to meet new people and discover new interests. The Newcastle University Students' Union (NUSU) is the focus for many social activities. It has venues for gigs, cafe, shops, an award-winning student newspaper, radio station and more than 200 student societies. The whole building provides an outstanding social hub.

Accreditation

Our accreditation demonstrates our commitment to providing an exceptional education. It also confirms that our programmes meet the standards set by professional bodies. Our courses are significantly influenced and shaped by the needs of professional bodies and the global employment market. Our accredited degrees share close links with industry, meaning that our students are exposed to cutting edge business developments. Students graduating from accredited courses are also eligible to apply for membership of a professional body and may be exempt from professional exams or further academic study. Find out more about our course accreditations.

Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom

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