Education in Sunderland and South Tyneside


For specific Sunderland and South Tyneside education information, please see the area information tabs below.

There are several universities which cover both the Sunderland and South Tyneside areas, please see below for more information.

Durham University – Is ranked in the top five UK universities in the 2016 Complete University Guide, securing its position as one of the finest all-round universities in the country, delivering excellence in education and research across all its disciplines.?

Newcastle University  – named one of the top civic universities in the country in the latest Times and Sunday Times University league tables.

Northumbria University – our inspirational academics, cutting edge courses, outstanding facilities and extensive partner network means that we offer exceptional opportunities to learn from the best, enjoy every minute and give your career an edge. Northumbria University creates and applies knowledge to transform lives and makes a powerful cultural and economic impact.?

Sunderland University – We are an innovative, forward-thinking university with high standards of teaching, research and support. We have strong links with industry and business, and work closely with some of the world’s leading companies.

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Education in South Tyneside


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Local College Education

South Tyneside College – renowned for the friendly and welcoming atmosphere we offer to all of our students, but there is so much more to South Tyneside College.

Education in Sunderland

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Click here to access information on local schools in the Sunderland area.

Local College Education

Sunderland College is a world class provider of education, with four campuses located across the city. They offer one of the region’s largest range of school leaver, adult and higher education courses as well as courses for international students.

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