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Learning and Teaching Centre

Learning & Teaching Centre

£34m development to assure an outstanding student experience

learning & teaching centre Masthead

Construction started in October 2017 with the building due to open in 2019. A flagship addition to the University and city's education and conferencing infrastruture, the Learning and Teaching Centre includes:

  • 750 seat auditorium
  • 200 seat lecture theatre
  • range of seminar rooms on upper floor
  • exhibition space
  • social, interactive and cafe spaces
  • office accommodation

Ground has been broken and building is under way led by contractor Sir Robert McAlpine and design team Sheppard Robson

Sheppard Robson

We have been commissioned to design the Learning and Teaching Centre for Newcastle University, as part of the Science Central development.

Work starts on £34m centre

Sir Robert McAlpine has started work on a new £34 million Learning and Teaching Centre for Newcastle University.