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Treating kidney disease

Our academics have now found that many cases of kidney stones have a genetic cause. This breakthrough means doctors will be able to treat some patients more effectively and screen others for the disease.

International students on campus

Vice Chancellor's International Scholarships

We have 255 £3,000 scholarships for international undergraduate and postgraduate Master's students. These partial scholarship awards are available for 2017 entry.

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Research Impact

Find out how our high-quality academic work is responsive to large-scale societal needs and demands.

Russell Group
NHS Academic Health Partners
QS Stars Plus
Newcastle Science City
N8 Research Partnership
Athena SWAN Silver Award
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QAA Quality Mark
Stonewall Global Diversity Champion logo
Good University Guide 2017 logo
Siemens Approved Partner logo