Newcastle University has a rich tapestry of research, culture and community.
Our historic university is the home to academic excellence. Newcastle students are taught by those at the very forefront of their fields, and equipped with all the practical skills and knowledge they’ll need to succeed professionally.
Our global presence allows us to effect change on an international scale, and collaborate with the world’s leading researchers. Explore our research blog to find out more about the great work we do. Our commitment to engagement and place ensures the benefits of our teaching and research are shared, enriched and enhanced through partnership working beyond the University.
Our courses help meet the growing demand for professional skills development from all kinds of businesses and organisations, in the UK and around the world. Our areas of expertise in Lifelong Learning and CPD include: Marine and Offshore Technology, Engineering, Health Informatics, Transport, Water, Dental Sciences and Healthcare. Many of our courses award academic credit, and some carry professional body accreditation.
Working in partnership with employers we have developed and offer degree apprenticeships in Executive Education, Digital and Technology Solutions and Power Engineering.
We also work with UK and international employers including NHS, Environment Agency and Ministry of Education in Nigeria to develop and deliver a wide range of new high level and high-quality courses for their employees and stakeholders.
The benefits of investing in skills and knowledge development at Newcastle University include access to our leading research and teaching expertise, facilities, and online resources. We also offer flexible delivery, online, in-house or on campus, taking into account partners’ needs and circumstances.