Newcastle University
#266 Overall Influence

Newcastle University

University in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

From Wikipedia

Newcastle University is a UK public research university based in Newcastle upon Tyne, North East England with overseas campuses in Singapore and Malaysia. The university is a red brick university and a member of the Russell Group, an association of research-intensive UK universities. It holds the Gold Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework , one of ten Russell Group universities to achieve the Gold TEF rating.

Source: Wikipedia

What is Newcastle University known for?

#60 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#117 World Rank
Religious Studies
#185 World Rank
Engineering
#198 World Rank
Medical
#200 World Rank
Computer Science
#228 World Rank
Chemistry
#237 World Rank
Biology
#252 World Rank
Business
#253 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#271 World Rank
Economics
#273 World Rank
Physics
#294 World Rank
Education
#295 World Rank
Literature
#296 World Rank
Philosophy
#300 World Rank
Mathematics
#308 World Rank
History
#349 World Rank
Psychology
#487 World Rank
Communications
#491 World Rank
Sociology
#546 World Rank
Anthropology
#622 World Rank
Law
#700 World Rank
Political Science
#2907 World Rank
Social Work
#3151 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Newcastle University's Most influential alumni?

Newcastle University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Religious Studies, and Engineering. Newcastle University’s most academically influential people include Mary Midgley, Lewis Fry Richardson, and Alex Bateman.

Mary Midgley
Mary Midgley

British philosopher and ethicist

view profile
Lewis Fry Richardson
Lewis Fry Richardson

Mathematician, physicist, meteorologist, theory of war and conflict prevention

view profile
Alex Bateman
Alex Bateman

British bioinformatician

view profile
Phil Jones

Climatologist

view profile
Adrian Henri

British poet

view profile
William Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong
William Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong

English inventor, scientist, engineer, industrialist

view profile
Paul Kennedy
Paul Kennedy

British historian

view profile
Rowan Atkinson
Rowan Atkinson

British actor, comedian, and screenwriter

view profile
Alastair Reynolds
Alastair Reynolds

British novelist and astronomer

view profile
Kate Adie
Kate Adie

British journalist

view profile
Ben Pimlott
Ben Pimlott

British historian

view profile
Nigel Shadbolt
Nigel Shadbolt

Prinicipal of Jesus College, Oxford; Professor of Computer Science; Chairman of the Open Data Institute

view profile