Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.
The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.
Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. They are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.
Northumbria works with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 560 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit the University’s programs. Innovative and entrepreneurial, they are also ranked fourth in the UK for graduate business start-ups.
Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, has earned a full five-year Business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
UCF GPA: 2.75
Must be a pre-business or business major
Must be in good standing (academic, conduct and financial) with UCF
Must be registered full-time while participating in the exchange
Must have at least one semester left to graduate, upon returning from your semester abroad
To discuss coursework, schedule an appointment with Denise Cordova, Interim Associate Director of International Programs, CBA, Denise.Cordova@ucf.edu
You can apply online for this program.
All applications will be reviewed and selected applicants will be notified of how to follow up. Assessment of the applications will be based on the academic qualifications of the applicant and how well the program fits with the courses that the applicant has taken. UCF does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation and/or veteran status.