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We are a world class research-intensive university. We deliver teaching and learning of the highest quality. We play a leading role in economic, social and cultural development of the North East of England. Attracting and retaining high-calibre people is fundamental to our continued success.

In 2019 The University launched our new Vision and Strategy. We are a people-centric organisation that values our colleagues and students. We seek to attract the most talented people from around the globe with the enthusiasm and commitment to be part of our exciting future.

Newcastle University exists for the public benefit to advance education, learning and research. Our objective is to build on this core purpose and, in doing so, provide new knowledge and creative solutions that make a positive impact. We aim to work collaboratively with our many external partners to shape brighter futures, grow the economy and champion social justice. We will maintain and build upon our longstanding values: commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, while continuing to respect and protect the principle of academic freedom.

We are a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems.

The University’s three aspirational Values are:

  1. Excellence;
  2. Creativity;
  3. Impact.

The University’s guiding principles are:

1.   Working together;

2.   Visibly leading;

3.   Freedom and opportunity to succeed;

4.    Responding to current and future challenges.

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