18 September 2014 Times Higher
Newcastle is one of the universities co-funding England's Postgraduate Support Scheme with the Higher Education Funding Council for England to address the problem of funding for postgraduate study.
18 September 2014 Education Diary, India
A global survey of universities has confirmed Newcastle University as being in the top 1% of universities in the world.
18 September 2014 BBC Radio4
Professor Sugata Mitra, Professor of Educational Technology at Newcastle talks about his Hole-in-the-Wall experiment.
18 September 2014 BBC online
Artworks featuring North East landmarks are being sold to raise money for The Prince's Trust. The concept was developed Amy Ward, a graduate who works for Barratt Homes North East, photographer Simon Rogers and Newcastle University students.
18 September 2014 Channel News Asia
Professor Peter Hopkins discusses the Scottish referendum.
18 September 2014 The Journal
Alistair Clark comments on the Scottish independence referendum, which takes place today.
17 September 2014 The Conversation
An article by Alistair Clark, Senior Lecturer in Politics at Newcastle University, about the effect of the Scottish independence referendum debate on the North of England.
17 September 2014 The Journal, Business
Newcastle University spin out company e-Therapeutics says two years of investment is bearing fruit with several drug trials taking place.
16 September 2014 The Journal
Newcastle has climbed two places to 127th in the QS World Rankings.
16 September 2014 New York Times
A study in the USA shows that tainted drinking water in areas where natural gas is produced is caused by leaky wells rather than the process of hydraulic fracturing. Includes reference to earlier work conducted by Professor Richard Davies, Pro-Vice-Chancellor.