Influence with impact

At Newcastle University, our world-leading research and expertise is influencing policy and practice regionally, nationally and around the world.

Our work is helping policymakers to design fit-for-purpose, sustainable policy solutions in response to profound global challenges.

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Collaborating effectively to support care-experienced students Go to this link

It’s clear there is still work to be done to support young people with care backgrounds coming into higher education.

Newcastle Debates event, October 2023

Newcastle Debates: Skills and Employment Go to this link

Key representatives from across the region discussed how the North East devolution deal could impact skills and employment in the North East.

Policy Academy Fellows 2023 Go to this link

Congratulations to the Policy Academy Fellows of 2023!

Professor Chris Day

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Vice-Chancellor and President

Now more than ever before, local authorities, governments and international agencies and organisations are looking to our experts to provide evidence-based solutions to inform policy development.


Our work Go to this link

Research that aligns with current government priorities.

For policymakers Go to this link

At Newcastle University, we help to formulate policy on many levels, in areas including energy, future mobility and health.

For colleagues Go to this link

Our colleagues inform policy through their research. Our various programmes provide professional development opportunities.