Northumbria University

The Fulbright Northumbria University Award covers the full cost of tuition and stipend for one or two year Masters, or three year PhD in arts and design courses.

Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence (ranked in the Top 500 THE World Ranking)

Northumbria University is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, regularly voted the best place in the UK for students and number one place to visit in the world by Rough Guides 2018

From creating fine art to conserving it; from animation to film, theatre and television, through to arts management and teaching, the Northumbria Arts Department is a dynamic and stimulating environment to study a wide range of courses.

The Northumbria School of Design covers a range of master's courses in Communication, Innovation, and Design Management.

With alumni including Apple’s Sir Jonathan Ive, principal designer of the iPad, iPhone and iMac, the Northumbria design community examines design in the context of use, beauty and social and cultural contexts.

Grant amount

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £13,450 living stipend

The living stipend is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs during the degree programme in the UK.

In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time) and PhDs are three-year programmes (full-time).