Newman has a long and proud tradition of providing high quality, formative education which takes place in a values-driven environment. As a student-centred university our focus remains on creating a learning community, providing a supportive yet challenging environment so students leave Newman more confident, more knowledgeable, more skilful and ready to develop their potential in the world of work.
School of Education
The School of Education at Newman University is one of the leading providers of teacher training in the UK and is the biggest higher education provider of School Direct courses in the West Midlands. The School of Education also offers a range of related programmes within Education and Professional Studies and Early Childhood Education and Care. We have an established reputation for producing high quality professionals who work with children and young people across a variety of sectors.
The Graduate School is the umbrella structure under which Newman University’s postgraduate research community is organised.
The Graduate School is central to Newman University’s activities and is charged with:
- Promoting high quality research and postgraduate education on campus and through distance learning
- Disseminating and promoting best practice in all areas of postgraduate education
- Monitoring and reviewing postgraduate research programmes to ensure high completion rates for research students
- Ensuring the University makes suitable provision for postgraduate students in terms of academic and pastoral accommodation.