Place Category: Traditional
Newcastle University is perfect if you are looking for a traditional, top academic university (across all subjects but particularly in the fields of Science and Medicine) which benefits from being close to the centre of a large city yet surrounded by plenty of green space and parkland.
The University is based in the city of Newcastle upon Tyne in the North-East of England and is one of the most research intensive universities in the UK and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research intensive universities. It has a long and very strong reputation in Medicine and Science, and has a long-standing medical school.
It offers a broad range of academic subjects across the arts and humanities, science engineering and medicine. It is also strong in Management with its Business School having achieved ‘triple accreditation status’.
The University has an overseas presence in Singapore and Malaysia.
The University is strong in sports including traditional university sports like rowing and rugby.